Dr Yue Gen Hua Group: Postdoctoral Position

A Research Fellow/Postdoctoral Fellow position is available in Dr YUE Gen Hua Group to work on the project “Molecular breeding of oil palm”.


  • Helping in selecting SNPs and developing a SNP-chip using SNPs developed by us
  • Genotyping palms using the SNP-chip
  • Conducting GWAS using SNP genotypes and trait values
  • Characterizing important genes related to important traits in palm using Arabidopsis


  • PhD in oil palm breeding, plant molecular breeding, plant molecular biology, plant molecular genetics and related fields
  • Experience in GWAS and GS using SNP-chips
  • First-author research paper in an international peer-reviewed journal (IF > 3) in this field
  • Good writing, communication and interpersonal skills

Salary and benefits are commensurable to 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 YUE Gen Hua
Senior Principal Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory
Email: genhua@tll.org.sg

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)