NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Fellow, Anatomy

Location
Singapore
Posted
21 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
20 Feb 2022
Ref
4341444
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Roles & Responsibilities

The National University of Singapore invites applications for the post of Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Anatomy, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. The Department has a strong Health and Biomedical Sciences research program, including cancer research. Appointments will be made on a one-year contract basis, with a possibility of extension subject to satisfactory performance.

Purpose of the post

The appointee will be a post-doctoral research fellow who will be responsible for performing multi-disciplinary research in glyco-oncology and medicinal chemistry, with a focus on glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans in cancer biology.

Main duties and responsibilities

We are looking for an enthusiastic, independent and highly motivated candidate with relevant experience. He/she will be involved in developing a multi-disciplinary project and is expected to be well-versed in medicinal chemistry, cell and molecular biology techniques and data analysis.

Qualifications

The applicant should have:

  • A PhD degree in medicinal chemistry, cancer biology or related fields
  • A proven track record of chemical synthesis and analysis of glycosaminoglycans/proteoglycans
  • Expertise in performing experiments that involve cell and molecular biology techniques and analyses
  • The ability to work both independently and as a team member in an exciting research environment
  • Excellent organisational, interpersonal and communication skills

Remuneration will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Formal application:

Please submit your application, indicating current/expected salary, supported by 1. a detailed CV (including personal particulars, academic and employment history, transcripts, complete list of publications/oral presentations and full contacts of 3 referees) and 2. Cover letter.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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