Postdoc positions: Singapore Temasek Lifesciences Laboratory

A postdoctoral position is available in Fumio Motegi’s group in Temasek Lifesciences Laboratory in Singapore. Our group is interested in understanding the mechanisms underlying cell polarization and asymmetric cell divisions using the C. elegans zygote as a model system. Our lab is seeking highly-motivated postdoctoral candidates in the field of cell and developmental biology. The candidates will also have an opportunity to work with advanced imaging-and-analysis technologies at the Mechanobiology Institute of National University of Singapore. More information can be found at :


  • A Ph.D in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cell Biology, or Developmental Biology (or equivalent specialization)
  • At least one first-author paper in English in an international peer-reviewed journal
  • Working knowledge of statistics and practical experience with genetics and microscopy are preferable

Salary and benefits are commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidates.
Please send your full application including a cover letter, CV, and the name and address of three references to:

Fumio Motegi Ph. D.
Temasek Lifesciences Laboratory
1 Research Link, National University of Singapore
Singapore 117604
Tel: +65-6872-7004