Research Assistant - Department of Anatomy

Updated: 9 days ago
Location: Kent Ridge,


Job Description

The National University of Singapore invites applications for a Research Assistant in the Department of Anatomy and the Centre for Life Sciences - Neurobiology Program, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.  The Department has a strong Health and Biomedical Sciences research program, particularly in the key areas of neuroscience, neurological disorders, cancer research and regenerative medicine. Appointments will be made on a 1-yr contract basis, with the possibility of an extension.

Purpose of the post

The appointee will be a Research Assistant who will conduct research in molecular and behavioural neuroscience within a newly formed group at NUS, with a strong focus on elucidating the synaptic and circuit mechanisms that mediate memory-guided behaviours.

We are looking for an independent, enthusiastic and motivated candidate who will be part of a multi-disciplinary project.


Main duties and responsibilities

The candidate is expected to perform

  • Mouse colony management and survival surgeries
  • Molecular biology assays
  • Help in lab procurement and other logistics

  • Qualifications

    The applicant should have:

  • A bachelor’s degree.
  • Research experience in molecular biology or neuroscience or a related field
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    Remuneration is commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

     

    Formal application: Please submit your application, indicating current/expected salary, supported by

    1. CV (including personal particulars, academic and employment history, complete list of publications/oral presentations and full contacts of 3 referees), and

    2. Cover letter with statement of interest by 1st of July 2021

     

      Only shortlisted candidates will be notified



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