Dr Naweed Naqvi Group: Assistant Research Officer

We are seeking a highly motivated Assistant Research Officer to work in a project on “Phototropic regulation of fungus-host interaction”. The research will focus on the rice blast fungus, and involves molecular characterization of the circadian/phototropic regulation of nutrient homeostasis and fungal pathogenesis.


  • BSc degree from a reputable University
  • Research experience in plant sciences, molecular biology, microbiology, or biochemistry at the undergraduate level
  • Training and/or research experience in any of the following areas:
    • Protein purification, and analysis of protein complexes
    • Cell biology
    • Chemical Biology
    • Microbiome
  • Prior experience in plant/fungal biology or host-microbe interactions will be an added advantage
  • Strong organizational and technical skills

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

Interested individuals should send their curriculum vitae with cover letter, and contact details of at least three referees to:

Dr Naweed NAQVI
Temasek Senior Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Ltd
Email: naweed@tll.org.sg

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)