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Project Officer/Research Assistant

A project officer/research assistant position in the area of synthetic biology is available in A/P Liang Zhao-Xun's lab. The responsibilities include de novo design and assembly of syntheitc DNA constructs and editing of microbial genomes for the production of value-adding natural products. 



The candidate is expected to be relatively independent and have some lab experience in molecular cloning, biochemistry or microbiology.  The initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of extension pending adequate performance.

Application procedure

Interested applicants must submit a CV, a brief statement to Prof. Liang by email ( 

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.