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Research Assistant - Mitochondrial biology

Date: 28-Sep-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

The Mitochondrial Physiology and Metabolism Laboratory in the Department of Phsyiology at NUS,Singapore invites application from suitable candidates for a Research Assistant position in mitochondrial biology. The research in our laboratory aims at understanding the physiological andphysiological role of mitochondrial calcium in regulating bioenergetics, through in-vitro and in-vivo model systems. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to participate in exciting researchutilizing cutting-edge and advanced techniques. We are seeking a highly motivated individual to drive a new research project on neuronalmitochondrial calcium homeostasis.


The applicant should

  1. possess BSc in biomedical sciences,genomics, physiology, neuroscience, biomedical engineering, or a related discipline;
  2. becomfortable with interdisciplinary studies and the use of cutting-edge, state-of-the-art technologies in biomedical research;
  3. have basic computer skills; knowledge of large scale bioinformatics data analysis is desirable;
  4. prior experience in handling rodents and/or performing physiologicalexperiments preferred, but not required;
  5. be an organized and responsible person;
  6. should beable to write research manuscripts, compile, processes and analyzes data; performs supervisory andtraining duties.
  7. Should performs other duties as assigned.