NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Assistant (iHealthtech)

Location
Singapore
Posted
14 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
14 Oct 2022
Ref
10626744
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The research group headed by Assistant Professor Cheow Lih Feng is looking for a passionate and self-motivated candidate to join the team as a Research Assistant. The candidate will be involved in the research and development in the area of technology for single cell analysis as well diagnostics technology.

Key Responsibilities

  • Cell  culture: Maintenance of cancer cell lines & tumor lines. 
  • Familiar to reviving, culturing and freezing of various human cancer cell lines
  • Molecular biology Techniques:  DNA and total RNA extraction, isolation, purification for PCR, Real-time PCR, library preparation for next generation sequencing
  • Demonstrate ability to solve scientific problems creatively, effectively and independently.
  • Inventory maintenance for routine laboratory consumables, ordering, oversee safety aspect of lab
  • Applicants should possess at bachelor’s degree from a reputable university, preferably in Biomedical Engineering or Life Sciences.
  • Highly motivated to work in an interdisciplinary environment
  • Undertake independent research under the direction of the PI and with other lab members

Requirements

  • Applicants should possess at bachelor’s degree from a reputable university, preferably in Biomedical Engineering or Life Sciences
  • Highly motivated with ability to work independently as well as a good team player

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 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.

More Information

Interested candidate, please send your cover letter, CV and names of 3 references (name, institution, email) to Asst. Prof. Cheow Lih Feng (lihfeng.cheow@nus.edu.sg).

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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