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The School of Biological Sciences (SBS) is a school of the College of Science. It was established in 2002 with the mission to make a strong contribution to biological and biomedical sciences. Research areas at SBS include infectious diseases, immunology, neurodegenerative diseases and telomere biology and genome function. Since then, many talented individuals from around the world and Singapore have joined SBS as scientific leaders, and researchers.

The College of Science seeks a diverse and inclusive workforce and is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all and recruit on the basis of merit, regardless of age, race, gender, religion, marital status and family responsibilities, or disability.

A Research Assistant in Microbiology and Synthetic Biology is currently available in the research lab of Professor Liang Zhao-Xun.

Are you a passionate biologist with a desire to make an impact in the fields of microbiology and synthetic biology? We are seeking a dedicated and motivated Research Assistant to join our dynamic research team. If you hold a B.S. degree in biology, we invite you to become a valuable member of our collaborative research community. We are at the forefront of groundbreaking research in microbiology and synthetic biology. Our team is committed to pushing the boundaries of knowledge and innovation in these fields, and we are looking for a talented Research Assistant to contribute to our exciting projects.

As a Research Assistant, you will play a crucial role in our research endeavors.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Molecular Cloning: Utilize your expertise in molecular biology techniques to clone and manipulate DNA constructs for our research projects.
  • Protein Expression: Contribute to the expression and purification of proteins, an essential aspect of our work in synthetic biology.
  • Laboratory Support: Assist in the day-to-day operations of the lab, ensuring that experiments run smoothly and efficiently.
  • Data Analysis: Analyse experimental data and contribute to the interpretation of results.
  • Collaborative Research: Work closely with our team of researchers, fostering a collaborative and innovative environment.

Job Requirements:
  • B.S. in Biology: Bachelor's degree in biology is required to be considered for this position.
  • Experience Preferred: While not mandatory, experience in molecular cloning and protein expression is highly preferred.
  • Self-Motivated: We value individuals who take initiative and are eager to learn and grow in their roles.
  • Team Player: Collaboration is at the heart of our research efforts, so the ability to work effectively in a team is essential.

If you are a self-motivated biologist with a passion for microbiology and synthetic biology, we encourage you to apply. Join us in our quest for scientific excellence and help us make a difference in the world of biological research.

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU
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