Research Associate (Analytical Chemistry)

Research Associate (Analytical Chemistry)

Nanyang Technological University
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Job Description :

A Research Associate position is currently available in the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI).
Job Responsibilities

  • Comprehensive characterization of different feedstocks and produced biochar/activated carbon

  • Rapid on-site determination of heavy metals and other pollutants through portable micro total analysis (μTAS) system

  • Determination of total element contents in the different feedstocks and products by handheld XRF analyzer

  • Identification of material types and functional groups for organic based feedstocks and products by handheld FTIR analyzer

  • Prepare technical reports, research publications, and technology descriptions for intellectual property protection

  • Prepare presentation decks for various audiences (scientific community, industry partners, government agencies, and investors)

  • Identify potential customers for the developed technologies, refine technology features based on the customer feedback

  • Good chemistry background, communication skills, initiative, creativity, and resourcefulness are essential to succeed

Job Requirements

  • Master's Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Engineering/Science, Environmental Engineering or relevant fields

  • Proven analytical chemistry background with specific interest in field work and/or environmental sensing

  • Basic knowledge in waste material analysis and characterization is needed

  • Ability to operate and analyze results of HPLC, IC, SEM, TEM, Electrochemical work station, goniometer, null ellipsometer, ICP-MS and ICP-OES is advantageous

  • Scientific article, proposal and report writing skills are desired

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good English writing and communication skills

  • Excellent teamwork awareness

  • Productive, hard-working and dedicated to the completion of any task assigned


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 www.ntu.edu.sg About NIE About RSIS About LKCMedicine About NTUItive

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