Prof Chua Nam Hai Group: Postdoctoral Position / Research Officer

We are seeking an enthusiastic candidate to join our group as Post-Doctoral Fellow (or Research Officer) to manage general laboratory operations.


  • To primarily manage laboratory operations including equipment maintenance, laboratory purchases, budgeting, research material/stock management, integrating research progress reports, and documentation, etc.
  • To oversee laboratory safety operations, and internal and external safety audits.
  • To supervise an Assistant Research Officer for small research projects, including training in general plant molecular biology or biochemical experiments, etc.
  • To report to supervisor periodically on laboratory matters.


  • Enthusiastic and dedicated to laboratory management (experience in laboratory management will be an advantage).
  • PhD Degree (for Postdoctoral position) or Master’s Degree (for Research Officer) in life sciences from a recognized university.
  • At least one first-author research paper in a reputable international peer-reviewed journal (required for Postdoctoral position).
  • Strong oral and written English communication skills.

Salary and benefits are commensurable to the 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:

Prof CHUA Nam-Hai
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)