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Research Assistant/ Associate – Prof Ashok Venkitaraman
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore | Open until filled

Are you a biomedical researcher motivated to pursue an outstanding career in cancer research with a focus on organoid research? Cancer will affect more than 1 in 3 Singaporeans. At the Cancer Science Institute (CSI), our mission is to be at the global forefront of research to overcome this scourge. Our innovative international faculty, cutting-edge facilities, supportive working environment and competitive package together enable each of our staff to realize their maximum potential. We now seek a Research Assistant/ Associate to join the team of Prof. Ashok Venkitaraman. This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with a world-leading cancer researcher to undertake pioneering research on the role of genome instability in human carcinogenesis (eg., see Venkitaraman Science (2014) PMID:24675954 and Venkitaraman DNA Repair (2019) PMID:31337537). The role will provide expertise in the establishment, genetic manipulation and maintenance of human and murine cell cultures, performance of animal work as well as design/ perform and analyse work within the project parameters.

Virtual Innovation Competition - open from March 1 to May 2, 2023. Do you have what it takes to be the GAME CHANGER?
Asia Research News Partnerships | 02 May 2023

Virtual Innovation Competition is organized by DIGIT360 and Digital Information Interest Group (DIGIT), in collaboration with Information Science Studies, College of Computing, Informatics and Media, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Kelantan Branch Branch, Malaysia; Universitas Ngudi Waluyo, Indonesia; Camarines Sur Polytechnic Colleges, Philippines; Asia Research News; Indian Innovators Association, India; Indonesia Scientific Society, Indonesia; The Union Of Arab Academics, Yemen; Indonesian Young Scientist Association, Indonesia; Nusantara Training and Research, Indonesia; Academica Press Solutions; and Laman Teknologi.

Laboratory Executive (Microscopy) – Dr Anand Jeyasekharan
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore | Open until filled

This position is an appointment to CSI MMA Core. The microscopy section of the MMA Core offers scientists a variety of confocal (Zeiss LSM880 with Airy Scan, Nikon A1R), widefield epifluorescence and live-time imaging microscopes (Zeiss and Olympus) to facilitate good-quality image acquisition for their research. We are looking for a meticulous and dedicated staff to anchor the day-to-day running of our microscopy session including the training new users and helping to optimise the settings of the equipment for optimal imaging of research materials. This staff will also assist in various administrative duties including purchasing and billing, as well in contributing towards other core services when appropriate.

Research Associate - Prof. Daniel Tenen's Lab
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore | Open until filled

A research associate position is available immediately in Prof Daniel Tenen’s lab for a highly motivated Master or Ph.D. graduate with background in molecular or cellular biology, and bioinformatics to develop a novel, fully automated analysis pipeline for the newly emerging ChIP sequencing methods: “Cut and Run” and “Cut and Tag” in cancer related study. The successful candidate will help to design pipeline, conduct experiments pipelines, analyse data and write papers.

Canada-Myanmar IDRC Fellowship For Gender and Development Studies at AIT
The Asian Institute of Technology | 30 Apr 2023

Scholarship for Certificate / One-year master’s Program – (short-term and long-term) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)

Research Fellow - Dr Sriram Sridharan's Lab
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore | Open until filled

A postdoctoral position is available immediately for an extremely motivated Ph.D with a strong background in molecular or cellular biology, biochemistry, or other related fields. The successful candidate will help design and conduct experiments, analyse data, write papers and grants. Projects involve studying the novel mechanisms of replication stress and genome instability in cancers. An overview of research can be found at https://www.csi.nus.edu.sg/web/sriram/ Applications should include inside a single pdf document a CV, a summary of past research experience, a description of long term plans and names/contact information (including email) of 3 referees. Applications will be processed in a rolling basis. This position will remain open until filled or withdrawn.

Laboratory Executive/Research Assistant – Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorting (FACS) Core – A/Prof Takaomi Sanda
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore | Open until filled

A fulltime Laboratory Executive or Research Assistant position in the Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorting (FACS) Facility is available immediately. The successful candidate will aid the institute in providing flow cytometry service for users. The candidate can also choose to work on either research or administrative tasks under the supervision of A/Prof. Takaomi Sanda.

Research Fellow - Prof. Daniel Tenen's Lab
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore | Open until filled

A postdoctoral position is available immediately for an extremely motivated Ph.D. or M.D with a strong background in molecular or cellular biology, biochemistry, or other related fields. The successful candidate will help to design and conduct experiments, analyse data, write papers and grants, including fellowships, and mentor and direct PhD students. Projects involve RNA biology with relevance to cancer, the oncofetal protein SALL4 in cancer, or both; a list of publications can be found at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Tenen+DG

Research Assistant – Prof Lee Soo Chin
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore | Open until filled

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education and Counselling (Ref: 2201050)
The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) | Open until filled

The Department is looking for potential candidates to engage in the following strategic research theme: Capacity building for the education workforce. The appointee will contribute to the development of the research capacity of the University, including the strengthening of scholarship in the relevant strategic research theme.