Research Scientist (Life Sciences / Cancer Biology)

Research Scientist (Life Sciences / Cancer Biology)

Nanyang Technological University
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Job Description :

A Research Scientist is required to develop novel cancer chemoprevention and treatment options using small molecules isolated from tropical plants in the Nanyang Biologics-NTU joint laboratory for drug discovery and therapeutics at the School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Job Description:

  • Design, implement and perform in vitro and in vivo animal experiments for cancer study [such as cell-line derived xenograft and syngeneic (allograft) mouse models]

  • Collect and analyze experimental data

  • Report and grant writing

  • Supervise and train junior staff and students attached to the lab

Job Requirements:

  • PhD in Biological Sciences or equivalent

  • The candidate should have skills in molecular and cell biology, biochemistry, and animal experiment such as such as cell-line derived xenograft and syngeneic (allograft) mouse model.

  • Teamwork is expected. All lab personnel are required to perform lab maintenance and other duties to keep the lab functioning.

  • Due to the nature of research and animal work, research personnel involved in this project might need to work over the weekends. Should there be a need to work over the weekend, day-off in lieu will apply.

The School of Biological Sciences 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.
We regret 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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