Research Assistant, Pharmacy
The successful candidate will work with Assoc Prof Ho Han Kiat on the biological evaluation of microplastics and other xenobiotics on liver health.
The main responsibility of the position is to conduct in vitro and in vivo experiments to evaluate the impact of microplastics and other xenobiotics on indicators of liver health. This include determining the effects on liver function, liver injury, including the onset and resolution of steatosis and fibrosis.
Qualifications / Discipline:
- BSc in life sciences, biomedical sciences or equivalent.
- Mammalian cell culture work, immunoassays, flow cytometry, RT-PCR and animal experimentation
- Prior experiences in the above mentioned skills in the form of final year research projects or internships.
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 presence is required.
Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.
Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Department : Pharmacy
Job requisition ID : 14765