Research Assistant (Aging and Cancer Stem Cell Laboratory)

Updated: 3 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 04 Oct 2023

Job Description

The National University of Singapore invites applications for Research Assistant under ‘Aging and Cancer Stem Cell Laboratory’ in the Department of PhysiologyYong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

We have a deep interest in identifying genes and pathways that are crucial for normal and cancer brain stem cell function, as such studies have implications in regenerative medicine and cancer. Appointments will be made on a one-year contract basis, with the possibility of extension with good performance.

Purpose of the post

The Research Assistant (RA) will be responsible to, and work closely with the Principal Investigator (PI) and study team members to ensure the successful completion of the research projects and efficient running of the laboratory.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

The Research Assistant (RA) will be conducting research related to brain stem cell function in the normal brain and during malignancy. The RA will be able to:

  • Conduct experiments and analyze data under PI’s supervision; 
  • Manage experimental protocols and lab operations;
  • Maintain the highest standard of professional conduct and record keeping in accordance with policies and procedures; 
  • Assist with any other duties of a similar nature that are delegated by the PI.
  • Qualifications

    The applicant should possess:

  • BSc in biological sciences
  • Experience with wet lab experiments
  • Willingness to work with mice
  • Able to collaborate with others and be a good team player
  • Remuneration will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

    More Information

    Location: Kent Ridge Campus
    Organization: Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
    Department: Physiology
    Employee Referral Eligible: No
    Job requisition ID: 21534

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