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Postdoctoral Research Fellow (updated on 30th June 2017 )

One postdoctoral fellow position is currently available in Prof. Dang's lab, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University. Applicants are expected to have experimental background with expertise in at least one or preferably several areas including tissue engineering, microfabrication, stem cell biology, polymeric biomaterials. Experience with animal study is an advantage but not a pre-requisite. The candidate will be working on a project to design new cell-based therapeutic systems for the treatment of type 1 diabetes.

Candidates must have a Ph.D degree in Chemical/Biomedical/Material Engineering, Biological Science or a closely related discipline. Interested candidate should contact Prof. Dang via email (ttdang@ntu.edu.sg, "postdoc application - applicant name" in the email subject line) with PDF files of a cover letter briefly describing research interests and accomplishments, a CV with a complete list of publications, a PDF copy of their best publication as well as name and contact information of at least three academic referees. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

 

Graduate Students:

Prospective PhD Candidates should have an undergraduate degree in Chemical/Biomedical/Material Engineering, Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science, Biochemistry, Biological Science or a related Science/Engineering discipline.

Applicants interested in pursuing graduate research projects in Prof Dang's lab are encouraged to apply for the following scholarship schemes.

http://nithm.ntu.edu.sg/mainprogramme/graduateprogramme/pages/home.aspx

https://www.a-star.edu.sg/singa-award/

https://www.a-star.edu.sg/Awards-Scholarship/Scholarships-Attachments/For-Graduate-PhD-Studies/A-STAR-Graduate-Scholarship-Singapore.aspx

Interested candidates should contact Prof. Dang via email (ttdang.at.ntu.edu.sg, "PhD application - applicant name" in the email subject line) with a single PDF file containing CV, academic transcripts, and any English proficiency test score (IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, GATE) if available. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified to discuss potential research projects.


 

 

Undergraduate Students:

We have 3-4 new project openings for NTU's Final Year Project students for academic year 17/18. FYP students are allowed to get acquainted with our lab activities in the months of June/July before officially starting their FYPs in semester 1. We also welcome interested undergrads in their 1st, 2nd or 3rd year to join our projects. Each undegrad will be assigned to a postdoc or graduate student mentor who will guide them on planning experimental research and new laboratory skills. They will also be trained on reading scientific literature, presentation and report writing skills. Motivated undegrads who contributed meaningfully to our research will gain recognition through co-authorship in publication. Interested students should contact Prof. Dang via email (ttdang@ntu.edu.sg, "Undergraduate internship application - applicant name" in the email subject line) with a PDF file of your CV/resume and a copy of your unofficial grade report/degree audit. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.