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Research Fellow (Bioinformatician - Dept of Medicine)

Date: 02-Aug-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

  • To provide specialist bioinformatics analyses of genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic and cellular phenotypic data to investigate genetic influences on gene expression and vascular cell behaviour in relation to cardiovascular diseases.
  • To provide input into the design of experimental studies and the preparation of research grants and scientific papers for publication.

​​​​​​Desirable knowledge and experience

  • RNA-Seq data analysis.
  • Gene regulatory networks analysis.
  • Cardiovascular research.
  • Research productivity (e.g. research publications in peer review journals).


  • Good honours level first degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. mathematics or biology).
  • Higher degree (i.e. PhD) in bioinformatics or in biological sciences with a strong computer programming component - required.
  • Experience in standard techniques in bioinformatics.
  • Strong programming skills (e.g. in R, Perl or C++).
  • Evidence of involvement in innovative research.
  • Proven analytic and technical/scientific problem solving capability.

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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.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Department : Medicine

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 12980