Research Assistant (Environmental/Biological Science)

Research Assistant (Environmental/Biological Science)

Nanyang Technological University
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Job Description

Job Description :
We are seeking a marine microbiologist for a Research Assistant position in the Asian School of the Environment (ASE) at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. The Research Assistant will support a team of researchers to biofilms involved in microbially influenced corrosion.
Job Responsibilities

  • Help to purchase equipment and supplies

  • Manage procurement, budgeting and the overall logistics of the project

  • Coordinating the logistics of sample collection, sorting and shipment

  • Support for sampling activities such as sample processing and analysis

  • Support laboratory activities

  • Manage the health and safety policies in the field and laboratory

Job Requirements

  • BSc in environmental science, biological science or equivalent

  • Experience with Ariba, SAP concur systems

  • Knowledge of DNA extraction and quantification

  • Working knowledge of PCR and basic molecular techniques

  • Experience with DNA sequencing and analysis

  • Competency with Cytoflex flow cytometer for enumeration of phytoplankton, bacteria and viruses

  • Experience with field sampling

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.Hiring Institution: NTU

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A research-intensive public university, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences, and Graduate colleges. It also has a medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, established jointly with Imperial College London. NTU is also home to world-class autonomous institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) and Energy Research Institute @ NTU (ERI@N). Ranked amongst the world’s top universities by QS, NTU has also been named the world’s top young university for the past seven years. The University’s main campus is frequently listed among the Top 15 most beautiful university campuses in the world and has 57 Green Mark-certified (equivalent to LEED-certified) buildings, of which 95% are certified Green Mark Platinum. Apart from its main campus, NTU also has a campus in Novena, Singapore’s healthcare district. Under the NTU Smart Campus vision, the University harnesses the power of digital technology and tech-enabled solutions to support better learning and living experiences, the discovery of new knowledge, and the sustainability of resources. For more information, visit About NIE About RSIS About LKCMedicine About NTUItive

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