Research Assistant (2 Years Contract)

  • Job Category
    Healthcare / Pharmaceutical, Medical / Therapy Services
  • Job level
    Junior Executive
  • Contract type
    Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$3200 - S$5000

Job Description

Job Responsibilities

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Project management
  • Research protocol development
  • Recruitment of patients from outpatient clinics
  • Data collection and data cleaning
  • Interviewing study participants
  • Taking clinical measurements
  • Conducting quantitative and/or qualitative analysis under the supervision of senior researchers
  • Literature reviews
  • Case note review
  • Translation of research materials
  • Ethics applications
  • Development of scientific papers and the dissemination of the study findings
  • General administrative duties


  • Have at least two years' work experience, ideally on a health-related research project
  • Have experience of recruiting participants onto research projects
  • Be fluent in written and spoken English
  • Have the ability to work independently and within a multidisciplinary team
  • Be organised and able to prioritise workload effectively
  • Ideally have prior experience of reading/extracting data from electronic medical records
  • Ideally have prior experience of working in a healthcare setting
  • Evidence of publication is desirable
  • Prior experience of applying for ethical review is desirable
  • Ability to speak a second local language would be an advantage e.g., Mandarin, Tamil or Malay

Closing on 30 Sep 2021