Dr Mookkan Prabakaran Group: Postdoctoral Position

We are looking for a highly motivated and skilled postdoctoral candidate to join our team in studying the interaction between emerging respiratory viruses and host cell proteins as well as to perform functional characterization of viral proteins using monoclonal antibodies.


  • Conduct independent research on virus-host interactions in primary cell lines and generate of recombinant viruses
  • Express proteins (insect cell and mammalian) and perform epitope mapping


  • PhD Degree in virology, Immunology, molecular biology, or relevant field
  • At least one first-author research paper in a high-quality international peer-reviewed journal
  • Strong research background in molecular virology or immunology
  • Ability to work in Biosafety level-2 and BSL3 with trainings provided

‪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 three referees’ contacts/ recommendation letters) to:

Dr MOOKKAN Prabakaran
Principal Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Ltd
Email: prabakar@tll.org.sg

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)