Recruitment of PhD Students to study in Department of Biochemistry, School of
We are looking for a highly motivated PhD student to work with the group of Associate Professor Deng, Lih-Wen who has a research focus on understanding the cellular and molecular mechanism in cancer development and developing novel targets for therapeutic cancer intervention. More information can be found at http://www.med.nus.edu.sg/bch/bchdlw.htm.
Medicine, National University of Singapore
Current research projects in her laboratory are listed below.
- Cell cycle regulation, genomic instability and chromatin dynamics in cancer development
- Pathogenesis of HPV-associated cervical cancer and development of novel therapeutic strategy for HPV-associated cervical cancer
- Therapeutic potential of targeting cancer metabolism and tumor microenvironment
- Cancer oxidative stress and glutathione homeostasis
A keen interest in cancer biology as well as basic cellular and biochemical techniques are essential and some experience in animal work is advantageous. The candidate with an MSc degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject is preferable.
Please send your CV, the names of two references, and a short motivation letter to Dr. Deng, Lih-Wen (firstname.lastname@example.org). An interview can be arranged on either Dec 23rd or Dec 27th 2014 in National Taiwan University. Shortlist candidates will be contacted via email or phone to arrange for the meeting time and venue.