Dr Zhang Dan Group: Assistant Research Officer

We are seeking for a highly motivated candidate to join our group. Our lab aims to establish automated high-throughput imaging and quantification platform to assess host-pathogen interactions using Caenorhabditis elegans as a host model for Candida species.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will support in maintaining lab infrastructure and research studies related to Candida pathogenesis (e.g. molecular, yeast and worm experiments). Trainings will be provided in following areas:

  1. Molecular techniques
  2. Microbiology techniques
  3. Worm work
  4. Image analysis

Requirements:

  • Minimum BSc (Hons) / MSc in Biological Sciences or related fields
  • Good problem-solving skills (both practical and theoretical aspects) in the area of genetics and molecular biology. Experience with molecular biology or Candida is preferred
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently

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 application (including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and two referees’ contacts/recommendation letters) to:

Dr ZHANG Dan
Principal Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited
Email: zhangdan@tll.org.sg

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)