Singapore Eye Research Institute

Associate / Clinical Research Coordinator (with Optometry Experience)

Job Category:  Research
Posting Date:  23 May 2024

About SERI


SERI, the research arm of SNEC, was established in 1997 with the mission to conduct high-impact eye research that prevents blindness, low vision and major eye diseases in Singapore. Till date, SERI has conducted landmark research projects that have led to tangible outcomes, patient benefits and success stories. It has been paving the way for significant improvements in how eye diseases are treated and prevented, not just within Singapore but on a global scale.


By joining SERI, you can:

  • Work with a Purpose: Meaningful impact towards improving patients’ lives through research
  • Maximise your Potential: Opportunity to work with global and top researchers at one of Singapore’s largest research institutes and be engaged in continuous learning and development opportunities
  • Be Connected and Cared for: People-centric environment that supports your personal well-being guided by our core values of Compassion, Integrity, Collaboration


What you’ll do:

  • Oversee the planning, scheduling and carrying out of day-to-day clinical activities and procedures
  • Coordinate recruitment, study screening, follow up visits and study treatment of patient research subjects
  • Collect clinical data and patient-related data
  • Perform Subjective Refraction/ Imaging tests
  • Maintain Investigator Site File (ISF) and update screening log and enrolment logs
  • Serve as primary point of liaison and coordination between investigators, ancillary departments, research subjects, sponsoring organizations, and/or regulating bodies
  • Ensure all clinical activities are carried out and complied in accordance with established research protocols and standards
  • Must be able to work independently in a dynamic environment
  • Any ad-hoc duties as assigned by supervisor


What you’ll do:

  • Minimum Diploma in Optometry related studies.
  • 1 year of relevant experience in ophthalmic imaging would be advantageous. Training will be provided.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and good time management skills.
  • Meticulous, efficiency, team player and possess good interpersonal skill.


Note: Eventual package offered will commensurate with qualifications and experience.