Research Assistant (CARE/TKY)

Date: 21 May 2023

Location: DUKE-NUS MEDICAL SCHOOL, Outram Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description


The candidate will act as a liaison between study participants and members of the research team and work under the supervision of the Principal Investigator or his/her designate. The duties will include but not limited to the following: -


  • Perform tasks and support data collection and recruitment of the research project.
  • Screen and recruit study participants.
  • Obtain informed consent from study participants.
  • Ensure compliance with protocols and complete assessment.
  • Compile relevant study participants’ data and maintain proper documentation.
  • Undertake any additional duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Implementation Sciences, Public Health, Epidemiology, Social Sciences orother related disciplines.
  • At least 2 year's prior research experience in healthcare and/or research environment is preferred.
  • Able to multi-task and have good time management skills.
  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently in a multidisciplinary setting.
  • Able to converse in at least 2 national languages (English/Mandarin/Malay/Tamil) as the role involves recruitment of study participants.


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Covid-19 Message


At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.


Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.