Research Assistant (Gerontology Research Program)

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  • Post Date: September 20, 2021
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Research Assistant (Gerontology Research Program)

Gerontology Research Programme (GRP) - NUS Dept of Psychological Medicine | NUS Dept of Psychological Medicine


Job Description

The Gerontology Research Programme conducts multi-disciplinary research on a wide range of research topics on ageing and health, spanning the basic, clinical and behavioral sciences. We are looking for a suitable candidate to fill the position of a Research Assistant.


Job Responsibilities

  • Support project management
  • Co-ordinate research work relating to geriatric nutrition
  • Conduct qualitative (focus group discussions, interviews) and quantitative research work
  • Collection of data and data entry
  • Other duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator


  • A good degree in Dietetics, Nutrition, Psychology or related field.
  • Fluency in English, Mandarin and at least one of the following local dialects: Cantonese, Hokkien, Teochew as the nature of the work involves communicating and interacting with elderly persons who often speak dialects.
  • Strong communication skills, especially with elderly persons.
  • Willingness to travel to various research sites/centres around the island.
  • Proficiency in qualitative data analysis and interpretation skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Meticulous organisational skills.
  • Keen interest to pursue a career in research.


(We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.)

More Information

  • Location: Kent Ridge Campus
  • Organization: Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Department : Psychological Medicine
  • Employee Referral Eligible: No


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Job Detail
  • Offered SalaryNot Specified
  • Career LevelAssistant
  • ExperienceNot Specified
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYEducation
  • QualificationBachelor's Degree
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