Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor in the area of Microbiome

The National University of Singapore
Remuneration will commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
August 22 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
All Industry
Job Type

Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor in the area of Microbiome

Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

National University of Singapore

The Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS, invites applications for faculty appointment in Microbiome.

Job Summary:

Selected candidates will be expected to develop a research programme actively collaborating with other established research programmes in NUS Medicine such as the Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic programmes. The Microbiome programme furthers investigation into the influence of microbiome in health and disease, to discover, control and direct the behaviour of microbial communities for medical and health applications.


The candidate should be:

  • A Senior Principal Investigator at Professor level, with Basic Science expertise in Microbiome; or
  • A Scientist, at Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level, with a good research track record in Microbiome; or
  • A Clinician Scientist with research experience and interest in Microbiome.

Remuneration will commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Please forward your CV (with a full publication list) to:

(Only shortlisted candidates will be notified)

About NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Established in 1905, the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine is the first institution of higher learning in Singapore and the genesis of the National University of Singapore.

The School offers one of the finest undergraduate medical programmes in the Asia Pacific region and commands international recognition and respect. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016 by subject and Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2017 list NUS Medicine as a leading medical school in Asia.

It admits 300 students to the MBBS degree programme annually and its principal missions are to educate and train the next generation of healthcare professionals, and foster research that will help to advance the practice of medicine.

The 18 NUS Medicine departments in the basic sciences and clinical specialties work closely with the Centre for Medical Education, the Centre for Biomedical Ethics, the Centre for Healthcare Simulation as well as the restructured public hospitals to ensure that teaching and research are aligned and relevant to Singapore’s healthcare needs. The School is a founding institutional member of the National University Health System.

For more information about NUS Medicine, please visit

Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block

Level 11, National University of Singapore

Singapore 119228