Dr Cai Yu Group: Assistant Research Officer

Two ARO positions are available in Cai Yu’s group to develop novel Mosquito biocontrol methods to tackle vector-borne diseases. The successful candidates will also study the genetics and development of Aedes mosquitoes.


  • Work in a team to develop genetic tools to study mosquito biology
  • Develop novel vector control methods including Wolbachia control method and novel Gene Drive control method
  • Molecular works including DNA cloning and fusion protein expression


  • MSc or BSc honors in Biological Sciences
  • Basic training in molecular biology
  • Highly motivated, work independently and a team player, and willing to learn new techniques

Salary and benefits are commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidate. Benefits include annual leave, medical and flexi-benefits, etc.

Interested individuals should send their applications (including a cover letter, curriculum vitae and two recommendation letters) to:

Senior Principal Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited
Email: caiyu@tll.org.sg

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)