Dr Yin Zhongchao Group: Postdoctoral Position

We are hiring a Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Fellow for a project on generation of low-arsenic and low-cadmium rice seeds. The research project takes molecular genetics and genetic engineering approaches to generate new rice lines that accumulate low levels of arsenic and cadmium in rice seeds.


  • PhD Degree in the field of Plant Genetics and Development, Biochemistry or Cell Biology from a recognized university
  • At least one first-author research paper in an international peer-reviewed journal
  • Experience in plant nutrition and/or rice is preferred
  • Highly motivated, able to undertake independent research and also a team player with excellent communication skills

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 YIN Zhongchao
Senior Principal Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Ltd
Email: yinzc@tll.org.sg

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)