Research Fellow in Nanomaterial Science and Engineering

Singapore University of Technology and Design

Research Fellow - Nanomaterial Science and Engineering

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Work type: Contract, full-time
Location: Singapore
Categories: PhD, Engineering Product Development, Science (Physics/Chemistry), Engineering - Chemical, Engineering - Others

A research fellow position is available at the Singapore University of Technology and Design.  It is preferred that the applicant has extensive experience in nanoparticle synthesis using solution chemistry methods.  Desired skills include demonstrated experience with solution-based chemical synthesis (e.g., solvothermal, thermal decomposition) and surface modification or functionalization of nanomaterials (e.g., ligand exchange, organic or inorganic shell encapsulation, bioconjugation).  The successful candidate will work on the design and synthesis of nanoparticles for biomedical/molecular imaging.  The position is available immediately and is funded for 1 years.

Job Requirements:

  • Possesses a Masters or PhD degree in Chemistry/Materials Science/Chemical/Biomedical Engineering or relevant field
  • Excellent written and oral communication (in English)
  • Able to work independently and in teams in a multidisciplinary setting
  • Possess a high level of personal initiative and motivation

How to Apply

Applicants should send the following documents:

  1. curriculum vitae,
  2. two references and
  3.  a writing sample or examples of any published works to Prof. Mei-Chee Tan,

Applications close: 08 Sep 2021 Singapore Standard Time