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Research Fellow (Pharmacy)

Date: 28-Jul-2022

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

The successful candidate will be working with A/P Victor Yu on a fully funded project entitled, “Deciphering the roles of MOAP-1 in cellular senescence and ageing-associated disorders in liver”.


We are seeking a highly motivated post-doctoral fellow to work on a project aimed at elucidating roles of MOAP-1 in hepatocytes on regulating cellular signaling mechanisms associated with senescence, metabolism, and inflammation relevant for gaining understanding of the development and progression of chronic liver diseases such as NAFLD, NASH and HCC.  

The main responsibilities of the position include:

•    Planning and execution of experiments 
•    Guiding and Working with junior staffs including students
•    Participation in preparation of manuscripts and research reports


•    Qualifications / Discipline: Ph.D. degree in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Cancer biology or other related fields is preferred.


•    Skills:  Modern molecular and cell biology techniques (e.g. cloning, CRISPR, confocal microscopy, FACS).


Interested candidates please submit full curriculum vitae and contact information of three referees to A/Prof Victor Yu at Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Science

Department : Pharmacy

Job requisition ID : 16706