Graduate Student Positions, National University of Singapore

The Laboratory of Inflammation and Cancer (Department of Physiology and NUS Immunology Program) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) is seeking applications for 3 graduate student (PhD) positions.

Candidates will work on national grant-funded research projects on the molecular and cellular functions of annexin-1 in the immune system and cancer.

Specifically, projects will be focused on:

(i) identifying the importance of stromal vs tumor vs immune annexin-1 in the initiation, promotion and progression of cancer; (ii) therapeutic effectivenss of an annexin-1 derived peptide on initiation, promotion and progression of cancer; (iii) importance of annexin-1 in lymphocyte development.


  • At least a 2nd upper class Degree (B.Sc. with Honors or Masters) in life sciences or related discipline
  • Experience in mammalian cell culture and molecular biology techniques is desirable
  • Background in immunology and pharmacology will be an advantage


    Interested applicants should email their interest to:

    Dr Lina Lim
    Inflammation & Cancer Laboratory
    Department of Physiology & NUS Immunology Program
    Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
    National University of Singapore
    Email: linalab[ at ]

    Scholarship information After discussion with the supervisor, candidates should apply for the National University of Singapore School of Medicine Graduate School (with Research Scholarship).

    For further details, and application materials, contact: Graduate Student Scholarships in Singapore
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