Research Assistant (Pharmacy)

Updated: 6 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 29 Jun 2023

31 May 2023
Job Information

Research Field

Biological sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
First Stage Researcher (R1)

Application Deadline

29 Jun 2023 - 00:00 (UTC)
Type of Contract

Job Status

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Job Description

The laboratory of A/Prof Victor Yu at the National University of Singapore (NUS) is currently recruiting a Research Assistant.

The successful candidate will assist the senior team members in investigating the role of MOAP-1 in aging, senescence and lipid metabolism. 

The main responsibilities will include but not limited to the following:

  • Perform assigned tasks and support all aspects of the ongoing research projects. 
  • Assist with general upkeep of laboratory needs and maintain safety protocols.
  • Assist with mice husbandry and animal experimentation/procedure.
  • Assist with procurement of research materials. 

Interested candidates please submit a detailed curriculum vitae, contact information for 3 references, and your earliest availability.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Requirements :

  • Singaporean Citizen / PR are preferred. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science.

Experience :  

  • Prior experience in working in a research lab setting in life sciences will be given priority in the selection process, especially those with prior experience with cell culture, DNA and protein work.

Skills :

  • Good communication skills and a team player.
  • Effective oral and written management communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Other desirable attributes: self-motivated, organized, meticulous, efficient, and flexible.

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

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Science
Department : Pharmacy
Job requisition ID : 18960

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