Post-doctoral Research Fellow
Type of Job
About the job
The National University of Singapore invites applications for a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow position for Citizen/PR at Centre for Translational Medicine (CeTM), Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. Appointments will be on a 1-year contract in the first instance, with the possibility of extension. Fresh PhD holders are welcome.
The Research Fellow (RF) will be responsible to and work closely with the Principal Investigator and a team of researchers on liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry. The RF’s principal role will be to assist in method development for research projects requiring mass spectrometry analyses as well as provide technical support and training to laboratory users.
Develop methods for various research projects requiring mass spectrometry analysis, mainly focused on the subjects of metabolic and oxidative stress
Consulting on experimental design, analysing and interpreting metabolomics data, and developing new LC/MS-based assays as projects dictate
Provide technical guidance and troubleshooting for HPLC and mass spectrometers
Assist in maintenance support for mass spectrometry instruments
Mentor research assistants, graduate and undergraduate students
Experience conducting untargeted and targeted metabolomics analyses. Experience in sample extraction and prep techniques. Ability to work with sophisticated datasets.
Coordinate large grant proposals and work with leaders in the field across Singapore and internationally
The candidate will work successfully to measure complex biomarkers using mass spectroscopy and produce publishable outputs
Assist the professor in writing grants & manuscripts for higher impact journals
Assist with ethics submissions
Attend meetings with the primary investigator and team members
Liaise with multi-national collaborators for commercialization and validation of our discoveries
The applicant Must:
Be Singapore citizen or PR
Hold Ph.D. in Chemistry/Biochemistry/ Clinical Sciences
Have extensive knowledge and hands-on experience on mass spectrometry
Be able to work independently and in a team, and have an investigative nature and is attentive to details
at least 2 years of relevant research experience and prior publications will be preferred
Remuneration will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience
Please submit your application via email, indicating current/expected salary, supported by a detailed CV (including personal particulars, academic and employment history, complete list of publications/oral presentations and full contacts of 3 referees) by 30 June 2021.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Centre for Translational Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore