A leading global university centred in Asia, the National University of Singapore (NUS) is Singapore's flagship university. The university was ranked the 11th and 24th most prestigious globally by current QS World University Rankings and Times Higher Education (THE) global reputation rankings. The Institute for Health Innovation & Technology (iHealthtech) is an NUS research institute housed next to the National University Hospital and aims to facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration among engineers, scientists, clinicians and data analysts to tackle some of the most urgent clinical challenges and needs. The institute also seeks to work with industrial partners to bring research outcomes from the bench to the bedside and market with its own dedicated translational research team. iHealthtech's research culture encourages its scientists to innovate and embrace entrepreneurship.
Currently, iHealthtech is hiring postdoctoral fellows to work on cutting edge research and technology in immunology, oncology, disease diagnostics, robotics, wearable sensors, and organ-on-chip.
The successful applicant must have a PhD degree and/or postdoctoral experience in a relevant field in engineering, science, medicine and computing, a proven track record with publications in reputable peer-review journals, and be able to work independently as well as in an interdisciplinary team within and outside of the lab. The salary is commensurate with research experience and accomplishments.
To apply, please send a cover letter describing your career goal, research experience and interests, CV and names of 4 references including PhD advisor(s) (names, institutions, emails) to firstname.lastname@example.org Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
About Institute for Health Innovation & Technology (iHealthtech), National University of Singapore
iHealthtech has its vision of Advancing Health through Innovation and aims to address clinical challenges and needs by developing innovative health technologies and solutions in disease detection, diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment. The institute also focuses on translating health technologies, incubating start-ups, and nurturing scientists, engineers, and entrepreneurs to impact patients and society. More information on iHealthtech can be found at the institute official website: https://ihealthtech.nus.edu.sg
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