Research Fellow, Bioinformatician, Department of Medicine

21 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
19 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

  • To provide specialist bioinformatics analyses of genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic and cellular phenotypic data to investigate genetic influences on gene expression and vascular cell behaviour in relation to cardiovascular diseases.
  • To provide input into the design of experimental studies and the preparation of research grants and scientific papers for publication.

​​​​​​Desirable knowledge and experience

  • RNA-Seq data analysis.
  • Gene regulatory networks analysis.
  • Cardiovascular research.
  • Research productivity (e.g. research publications in peer review journals).


  • Good honours level first degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. mathematics or biology).
  • Higher degree (i.e. PhD) in bioinformatics or in biological sciences with a strong computer programming component - required.
  • Experience in standard techniques in bioinformatics.
  • Strong programming skills (e.g. in R, Perl or C++).
  • Evidence of involvement in innovative research.
  • Proven analytic and technical/scientific problem solving capability.

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presences are required. 

In accordance with Singapore's legal requirements, unvaccinated workers will not be able to work on the NUS premises with effect from 15 January 2022. As such, job applicants will need to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Department: Medicine
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID: 12980

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