Singapore Eye Research Institute

Research Officer (Therapeutics & Drug Delivery Res Grp)

Job Category:  Research
Posting Date:  4 Feb 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:

  • Manage administrative matters pertaining to the project(s), which may include handling IRB, IBC and IACUC applications, assisting in maintaining project files, and scheduling research meetings
  • Perform preclinical tests on drugs/molecules of interest in various experimental models
  • Handle data processing and analysis
  • Facilitate progress report preparation
  • Grant management
  • Procurement


What you'll need to have:

  • Degree in Life Sciences or Biomedical Science
  • Able to perform standard wet lab research, such as cell culture, animal work, molecular biology and biochemistry related studies. 
  • Able to perform data analysis,
  • Able to perform basic descriptive statistics.
  • Good communication and written skills 


Eventual package offered will commensurate with qualification(s) and experience(s).