Date Posted: Feb 19, 2018
Application Deadline: Mar 23, 2018
The Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Interdisciplinary Research Group of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) is seeking a passionate and motivated Postdoctoral Associate to rapidly ramp up conception, development, and prototyping of diagnostic and surveillance tools to address specific clinical needs within the larger field of antimicrobial resistance.
• PhD in chemical, biomolecular, or biological engineering or a related science discipline if the applicant is skilled in technology development; strong publication record
• Relevant technical expertise:
o protein engineering using yeast surface display techniques (microbial culture, molecular cloning/recombinant DNA technology, flow cytometry and fluorescence activated cell sorting, protein expression and purification)
o bioanalytical and bioconjugate chemistry; design of experiments (partial matches encouraged to apply)
• Relevant professional abilities and attributes:
o excellent written and oral communication skills
o ability to work effectively in interdisciplinary teams and take ownership of meeting technical milestones
o meticulous documentation of experimental procedures and results
o timely submission of papers to peer-reviewed journals
o up-to-date mastery of the relevant peer-reviewed and patent literature
To apply, please visit our open positions website at: http://smart.mit.edu/careers/career-opportunities. Interested applicants will have to send their full CV/resume, cover letter and at least one reference (name and contact information) via the stated website. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.