Research Associate (Phytoremediation)

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Singapore,
Job Type: FullTime

The School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) invites applications for the position of Research Associate.

The Research Associate is expected to be able to conduct independent work on Phytoremediation projects and perform advanced characterization (SEM, TEM, etc) studies on the samples. He/She should have prior experience in Phytoremediation and SEM and TEM sample preparation and characterization. Preferably with Materials Science/Physics background to perform research work on phytoremediation projects

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop workflow and methodology for phytoremediation study.

  • Identify and study phytoremediation efficacy of various plant species.

  • Conduct characterization on samples, such as SEM, TEM, ICP, FTIR etc.

  • Collaborate with local and international collaborators on phytoremediation projects.

  • Assist PI in grant proposal preparation.

  • Generate/Write reports.

  • Guide undergraduate project students.

Job Requirements: 

  • Master’s degree in Materials Science, Chemistry, or relevant field.

  • Excellent knowledge and experience in phytoremediation.

  • Experience in sample preparation techniques for electron microscopy.

  • Experience in characterization techniques such SEM, TEM, ICP, FTIR etc.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Good communication and written skills in English.

  • Responsible and passionate self-starter.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU

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