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Research Assistant

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Date: 17-Oct-2021

Location: Outram Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

The Programme in Health Services and Systems Research is looking for a Research Assistant with an undergraduate background in social science or health related disciplines. The successful candidate is expected to perform a variety of research activities, which include planning, organising and conducting research within the overall scope of a research project under the supervision of the Principal Investigator or his/her designate. This will include but not limited to the following:


  • Collaborate with other researchers/collaborators, contribute and assist in project/research coordination, data collection, and the management of research data.
  • Accurately monitor, track and document research results and findings.
  • Contribute to research analysis where needed, such as the evaluation and interpretation of collected data, under the guidance of the PI and other researchers.
  • Prepare oral presentations or written reports/research manuscripts/literature for publication.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator or his/her designate.


Job Requirements

  • Degree in a Social Science or health related discipline (e.g. Psychology, Sociology, Public Health etc.)
  • Possess good interpersonal skills, with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (eg. Word, Excel, Powerpoint).
  • Good coordination and organisational skills for supporting various research related activities.
  • Able to read and communicate in a mother tongue language for interaction with research participants.
  • Prior experience in research and/or conducting surveys will be advantageous.
  • Able to multi-task and work effectively together with a team of researchers/collaborators.


   We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.