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Research Assistant (Mechanobiology Institute)

Date: 09-Sep-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join the research group of Dr. G.Grenci at Mechanobiology Institute, NUS, and contribute to the development and optimization of micro-fabricated elements and microfluidic devices for cells’ imaging. Learn more at

Suitable candidates should preferably have good knowledge and proven skills in micro-fabrication processes, with prior experience working in clean rooms. Experience with designing and characterizing the functioning of micro-fluidic devices represent a plus. The successful candidate will also be involved in the management of the lab both in technical and administrative aspects (such as maintenance of lab inventory and safety management). Excellent communication skills are also required, writing scientific reports both for internal documentation and for publication is a component of this job position.

  • Masks design and fabrication
  • Devices’ microfabrication and characterization
  • Lab inventory and safety management
  • Technical/Scientific reports writing

We regret that only short-listed applicants will be notified.



  • Degree in Engineering or equivalent
  • Proven experience in clean room work
  • Organized, meticulous, able to work together in a team as well as independently

More Information

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.

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Mechanobiology Institute

Department : Research