Research Assistant / Research Associate [LKCMedicine]

at  NTU Nanyang Technology University Main OfficeHR

Singapore, Southeast, Singapore -

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Immediate02 Jun, 2024Not Specified02 Mar, 20241 year(s) or aboveLife Sciences,Genetics,Cell Biology,Molecular Biology,Biochemistry,MicroscopyNoNo
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Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine is looking to hire a Research Assistant/Associate in Associate Professor Yasunori Saheki’s laboratory. The incumbent will assist Associate Prof Yasunori Saheki with his research projects. He/She is also responsible for any research-related activities and other tasks as assigned by the Principal Investigator.


  • The incumbent should have a Bachelor’s (for assistant level) or Master’s degree (for associate level) or equivalent in any relevant field of cell biology, biochemistry, C. elegans genetics or other life sciences.
  • The incumbent should have at least 1 year of previous research experience or laboratory training, including experience in a final year project.
  • Prior knowledge in cell biology and microscopy is preferred. Experimental skills in molecular biology, biochemistry or light microscopy will be adding an advantage.
  • Be able to work independently and collaborate effectively in a highly diverse and interdisciplinary team.
  • Self-motivated and well-organized with good communication and technical skills.
    Hiring Institution: LK


  • Perform experiments, document results, and analyze data and carry out an independent research project.
  • Assist purchasing of equipment, materials and consumables and provide general supports for the lab.
  • Keep a log of lab materials as necessary (e.g. cell lines, C. elegans strains, plasmid DNAs, proteins, and other essential reagents).
  • Attend a weekly lab meeting and bi-weekly journal club and present data and/or papers as necessary.
  • Produce meaningful outcome for his/her research activity. Such outcome is not always quantifiable, but it usually results in publication or presentation at conferences.


Min:1.0Max:6.0 year(s)


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Any relevant field of cell biology biochemistry c elegans genetics or other life sciences



Singapore, Singapore