OPPORTUNITIES

The Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore is a multi-disciplinary institute committed to developing new paradigms for biomedical research by focusing on the quantitative analysis of dynamic functional processes. We are seeking outstanding candidates for the following positions:

Research assistants needed in Wu Min laboratory

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published April 16th, 2014

We are looking for enthusiastic candidates with experiences for open positions as Research Assistants. Prior experiences with mammalian tissue culture, molecular biology (cloning) and microscopy are required. Other requirements: Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred); 2+ years of lab experiences in molecular biology or cell biology. All positions include competitive salaries, commensurate with experience. To Apply…

Postdoctoral position available – Mechanobiology of embryonic polarity

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published April 7th, 2014

One postdoctoral researcher position is available for a cell-developmental biologist to work with Dr Fumio Motegi’s group. We are interested in understanding the mechanisms underlying “cell polarization”, by which molecules/organelles establish spatial asymmetry within a cell and across tissues. Cell polarization relies on mechanical processes that involve asymmetric contraction of actomyosin networks and trans-location of…

Scientific Writer position now open at Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published March 5th, 2014

Looking to apply your writing talents and creativity to a science communications project in the emerging field of Mechanobiology? The online, educational resource MBInfo (www.mechanobio.info) is looking for Scientific Writers to join its dynamic team based at the Mechanobiology Institute (MBI) at the National University of Singapore. Successful candidates will drive the production and expansion of…

Junior Scientific Writer needed at Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published March 4th, 2014

Looking to gain experience in an emerging science discipline whilst working in close collaboration with leading researchers? Want to apply your creativity to science communications and education?  The online, educational resource MBInfo (www.mechanobio.info) is looking for Junior Scientific Writers to join its dynamic team based at the Mechanobiology Institute (MBI) at the National University of Singapore….

Full-time position available, Finance officer for Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published February 25th, 2014

Job Type: Full Time/Contract Duties & Responsibilities Check and process payment/invoices, receipts and claims for the Institute and ensure it is in compliance with NUS’ and Institute’s policies and guidelines Verify all Invoices and Claims on timely basis Archive processed documents for safekeeping Assist in the Asset Management for the Institute Provide advice to staff…

Web application developer needed at Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published February 4th, 2014

The MBI is seeking a web application developer who is experienced in bioinformatics, particularly in bioinformatics database application development.  Responsibilities The applicant will work on the MBInfo project as well as perform roles for MBI’s ITcore. Responsibilities for MBInfo MBInfo (www.mechanobio.info) is an educational website focused on cellular processes relevant to the field of mechanobiology….

Biologist or Engineer wanted for our microscopy team

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published January 6th, 2014

MBI runs one of the largest light microscopy facilities in the world. If you have a background in biology or an engineering discipline and hold at least a Bachelors degree, working as a MICROSCOPY SPECIALIST might be an interesting opportunity for you. Hands-on experience with microscopes during course work or having some background in optics will be very…

Scientist or Engineer wanted for research work in IMAGE PROCESSING and STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published January 6th, 2014

We offer a junior position for someone with a Bachelors or Masters degree in a scientific field or engineering, to support our researchers in image processing tasks and statistical analysis thereof. If you have experience with image processing and scientific work and have the mathematical background to understand the analysis of experiments by means of statistics or…

Singapore NRF Fellowships

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published July 16th, 2013

The Singapore National Research Foundation (NRF) Fellowship Scheme is a globally competitive programme to attract, recruit and root young scientists and researchers to conduct independent research in Singapore. Singapore NRF Fellows will be given complete independence and freedom to pursue their own research directions. They will also be free to choose the host organization which will give…

Full-time expert position for statistics, experiment evaluation and image processing

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published May 7th, 2012

The MechanoBiology Institute, Singapore is a world class biological research facility that operates the island’s largest microscopy facility with 23 microscopes. We have a team of 2 image processing specialists who support the researchers in processing their data, plan quantitative experiments, and perform the quantification and we hope to find one more specialist to support…