Research Fellow (HSSR/CC)

Date: 28 Mar 2024

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

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description


  • Manage data sets in cancer immunology and stem cell biology, infectious diseases and vaccine development, and cellular senescence (ageing) studies.
  • Develop analysis plans for these data sets in collaboration with biomedical and quantitative researchers.
  • Implement reproducible computational and machine learning scripts to execute these data analysis plans.
  • Develop creative scientific visualisations to help interpret and provide insight into complex, high-dimensional data sets.
  • Support in workshops to teach skills in cellular data science to researchers.
  • Write high-quality technical/methodological research papers, present research outcomes and develop connections with local and international researchers for collaboration work.
  • Perform other academic duties as required by the Principal Investigator.

Job Requirements


  • PhD in a quantitative discipline such as Data Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or Physics, or PhD in a biomedical discipline such as Virology, Immunology, Cancer Biology or other related disciplines. 
  • Prior research experience in data science, machine learning or computational biology.
  • Possess excellent programming skills in Python and R.
  • Have curiosity about and willingness to learn quantitative and biomedical science.
  • Willing to conduct independent research as well as support team research activities.
  • Possess strong team player skills and the ability to work harmoniously in a diverse environment.


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