Project Officer (Biomaterials)

Nanyang Technological University

The Translational Materials Innovation Group at the School of Materials Science & Engineering (MSE) has world-leading expertise in bio-interfacial science, including optical and acoustic biosensors, phospholipid assemblies, protein adsorption, membrane-active compounds, and antibacterial and antiviral applications. TMIG is looking to hire a dedicated Project Officer to research the projects.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Plan, monitor, and perform experiments within the scope of the assigned research project. 

  • Additional duties may include training of and collaboration with research staff and students.

  • Collect and prepare data/ information/ proposal required for research-related grant call process

  • Conduct experiments related to lipids and sporopollenin-based drug delivery

  • Conduct interpretation and application of experimental results

  • Gather information/ data and prepare documents for reporting/ papers

  • Assist in and deliver training and coaching new members with relevant laboratory/ technical skills

  • May have to take up some admin duties if needed: Inventory management, Purchasing support, Waste management

  • Handle lab documentation, including budget reporting, manpower hiring and internship arrangements.

  • Support grant management, group accounting practices, event coordination, scheduling.

  • Prepare task reports as requested.

  • Do research on material evaluation and mechanical modeling for sporopollenin-based applications.

Job Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in materials and mechanical engineering

  • Experience in thesis and/or paper writing and publish

  • Experience in work software, including MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • Experience with lab management is preferred but not mandatory.

  • Excellent on/offline communication and organizational skills.

  • Able to work within teams.

  • Self-motivated, fast learner, and Confident in presenting

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU

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