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Dissector (Laboratory Technologist) - Department of Anatomy (2-year contract)

Date: 23-Jun-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

Job holder will be required to dissect and prepare of human cadaver specimens for the Department of Anatomy. The incumbent will also ensure the professionalism, high level of confidentiality, adequacy and Standard operating procedures of the Department and University.

  • Help to produce prosected specimens for the anatomy Museum
  • Involve in the body donation program which includes receiving, cremation and sea burial of Silent Mentors.
  • Serve as point of contact to next of kin of Silent Mentors
  • Embalm and prosection of Silent Mentors in prepartaion for all the classes the department offers
  • Setting up of practical class
  • Manage housekeeping and inventory managemnet of the Anatomy Hall





  • Diploma in Science related course with amajor in human anatomy
  • Minimum of 2 years work related experience
  • Must be able to prepare, describe and dissect human cadavers
  • Possess knowledge in medical terminology and human anatomy.
  • Knowledge of laboratory etiquette and strong interpersonal skills

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Department : Anatomy

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 6890

COVID-19  Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students is 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 significant amount of physical interactions with student / staff / public members. Even for job roles that can be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.

With effect from 15 January 2022, based on Singapore’s legal requirements, unvaccinated workers will not be able work at the NUS premises. As such, we regret to inform that job applicants need to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated for successful employment with NUS.[1]


[1]  MOM Updated advisory on COVID-vaccination at the Workplace, subject to changes in accordance with the national COVID-19 measures