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Research Officer, Laboratory of Regulatory Genomics (GIS)
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The Laboratory of Regulatory Genomics ( is seeking to recruit a skilled and motivated individual interested in single cell RNA-sequencing technologies. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in cancer and molecular biology, single cell RNA-seq and cell culture techniques. The candidate will work with a team to develop new assays, perform high throughput single cell RNA-seq assays, and assist in the day-to-day operation of the lab. Please send the resume to Dr. Jay Shin ( directly. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job duties & responsibilities:
  • Conduct wet-lab experiments, including mammalian cell culture, PCR, RT-qPCR, RNA/DNA purification, single-cell RNA-seq, Western blot, cellular assays, etc.
  • Carefully and thoroughly document all procedures performed and results generated.
  • Communicate, design, organize, and conduct the experiments efficiently. Complete assigned tasks on time.
  • Laboratory maintenance: assist in organization and upkeep of laboratory supplies.
  • Take on administrative roles where necessary, such as procurement of lab supplies, lab safety oversight.

Job Requirements:
  • Degree in Biological Science and Life Science disciplines or equivalent
  • Deep commitment and interest in research, demonstrated from previous research experience.
  • Solid knowledge in genomics, molecular biology and cancer biology
  • Experience with mammalian cell culture, molecular biology techniques and RNA-seq.
  • Experience in single cell RNA-seq and bioinformatics (Python, R) will be valued.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with other team members
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, able to follow protocols precisely and take detailed lab notebooks

The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive. A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on its prevailing recruitment policies. These policies may be amended from time to time without notice. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
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A*star Research Entities
a month ago
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