A Postdoc Research Fellow position is available in the Fengwei Yu’s group In Singapore. The group investigates the mechanisms controlling neural development and neurodegeneration using Drosophila melanogaster as a model organism [Nature Neuroscience 2009 in press; Neuron 51: 13-20 (2006); Nature Cell Biology 7: 1091-1098 (2005); Genes and Development 19: 1341-1353 (2005)]. (see our webpage: http://www.tll.org.sg/fengwei.asp)
The successful candidate is expected to be highly motivated, to work independently and pursue an integrated approach involving classical genetic, molecular, cellular, biochemical methodologies. Experience with Drosophila development and genetics will be a great advantage.
The annual salary given (USD40-45K) is competetive commensurable to the educational qualifications and working experience of the candidates. Benefits include housing allowance (about USD10K), annual leave, medical and dental benefits, etc.
Interested individuals may send your application that includes your CV and contacts of your referees to:
Yu Fengwei, PhD
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory
1 Research Link
National University of Singapore
Lab website: http://www.tll.org.sg/fengwei.asp