An opening is currently available for a full-time microscopist position at the Center of Bioimaging Science (CBIS), National University of Singapore. The CBIS comprises a network of core imaging facilities for light and electron microscopy located in the Department of Biological Science. The confocal core facility is equipped with advanced imaging systems including wide-field, spinning disk, scanning confocal, and two multi-photon microscopes, a LEAP system, and live cell systems. It serves over 25 labs in the design of imaging experiments, choice of and training on suitable imaging systems, and subsequent image processing, visualization and analysis.
We are seeking a scientist (BSc degree or higher) to be based in our Confocal core facility who is a service-oriented team player with excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, willing to help researchers by understanding basic aspects of biological sample preparation for light microscopy and electron microscopy imaging projects. Light and/or electron microscopy experience from sample preparation to image acquisition and analysis would be a strong plus.
The salary given is commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidates. Interested individuals should send their applications (including a cover letter, CV, and names and contacts of three referees) to:
National University of Singapore
For more information about CBIS, please visit http://cbis.nus.edu.sg/
We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviews. Closing date for application is 31 January 2015
We are looking for a Full-time Research Fellow, or a Research Associate with relevant experience, to work in the Freshwater and Invasion Biology Laboratory for a 24 month period. Candidate with a PhD or MSc and prior experience in freshwater ecology and biology is preferred.
Under the direction of the principal investigators, primary tasks will include:
Job requirement include:
This is a grant-funded position. Interested individuals may send your application that includes your CV and three recommendation letters with a cover letter to:
Assistant Professor Darren Yeo Chong Jinn
Department of Biological Sciences
National University of Singapore,
14, Science Drive 4, Singapore 117543
For more information about our research, please visit http://www.dbs.nus.edu.sg/lab/FW_lab/Main.htm
We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviews. Closing date for application is 25 January 2015.
Work involves the clinical care of a wide variety of animals used in research programs. Work also involves assist small and large animals surgeries procedures and performance specimens collection, mainly, for hematology and serology exams which require a considerable degree of accuracy and manual dexterity, and the maintenance and care of laboratory specimens and materials. Employees allocated to this class must work in close association and collaboration with other professional, scientific, and technical personnel. Work is performed with considerable independence within established methods and procedures under the general supervision of an administrative superior.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from a recognized college or university with a major in biology or a closely related field and one year of related experience; or successful completion of a college level two year Laboratory Animal Technician program/or Veterinary Technician program, and two years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Field sites in Singapore, mostly Geylang and at DBS
Duties include: inspecting water bodies for mosquito larvae, assisting with laboratory experiments on adult mosquitoes
Employer: SMART-CENSAM, in conjunction with DBS
Duration: 16 hours per week, 4 months
Enquiries: A/P Theodore Evans, email@example.com
A position for Assistant Research Officer (ARO) is available in Dr. Pek Jun Wei’s group starting November 2014. Individuals who are interested in studying the roles and biogenesis of long noncoding RNAs in Drosophila melanogaster are invited to apply.
- BSc (Hons) (Life Sciences or related fields)
- Highly motivated and willing to learn
- Prior experience in bioinformatic analysis of deep sequencing data and/or molecular biology will be an advantage, but not necessary
- Laboratory maintenance and purchasing
- Assistance in projects
The salary given is commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidates. Benefits include annual leave, medical leave and flexi-benefits etc.
Interested individuals should send their applications (including a cover letter, CV, and names and contacts of three referees) to:
Dr. Pek Jun Wei
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory
We are looking for two Research Assistants to join our lab. Candidate with BSc (Honors) or MSc degree and prior lab experience in molecular biology, cell biology or biochemistry is preferred. PhD candidate who has submitted his/her thesis and are in the transition stage for degree completion are welcome to apply.
Project 1: Development of a probe for tumor imaging and diagnosis.
Project 2: Development of a novel anticancer drug.
Details of the project will be provided to shortlisted candidates during interview.
Successful candidates can expect a competitive salary and benefit package. Interested candidates are encouraged to send their CV and full contacts of at least three referees to:
Prof. Ruowen Ge, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 119260.
For more information about our lab and research, please visit:
Department of Biological Sciences faculty web: www.dbs.edu.nus.sg/Staff/ge.html;
Molecular Angiogenesis lab web: http://staff.science.nus.edu.sg/~ruowenge/index.html.
A research assistant position is available in A/Prof Low Boon Chuan’s lab at the Mechanobiology Institute, to examine regulation of Rho GTPases signaling in cancer cell metastasis. The candidate should possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences and is expected to provide support in mammalian tissue culture, molecular cloning, western blots, immunofluorescence and live imaging microcopy. Prior experience in these areas will be an advantage.
Interested individuals can submit their curriculum vitaes to firstname.lastname@example.org