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Research Officer (Gut Microbiome - Dry Lab) Posted on: 07 November 2018

Job Summary:


The Research Officer will be involved in projects in the area of human microbiome research. The successful candidate will join an established research team focusing on understanding molecular and biomedical data from observational and interventional clinical studies.


Job Responsibilities:  

  • Assist in the analysis of multi-omic studies of the human gut microbiota, and host-microbe interactions.

  • Data acquisition, data analysis, and presentation of research results.

  • Prepare and present data for publication in conferences/meeting

Job Requirements:

  • Degree or industry training in bioinformatics, experience with the analysis of high-throughput sequencing data, such as 16S rRNA gene, ITS or metagenomics data is preferred.

  • Proficiency in programming language, such as R, MATLAB, Perl or Python.

  • The ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with others.

  • Well-organized and efficient

  • Good communication skills


We welcome interested applicants to submit a full CV and contact details of two referees via


The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive. A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on its prevailing recruitment policies. These policies may be amended from time to time without notice. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.