Research Assistant / Research Associate (Rock lab)

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th globally. It is also placed 1st among the world's best young universities. The Earth Observatory of Singapore (EOS) at NTU is a national science Research Centre of Excellence. Its mission is to conduct fundamental research on earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunami and climate change in and around Southeast Asia, toward safer and more sustainable societies.

We invite applications for the position of Research Assistant/Associate as technical support of laboratory of rock sample preparation.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Run and maintain our new laboratory facilities for rock storage
Cutting, polishing, crushing, milling, mineral separation procedures
Assist with the acquisition of geochemical data


University or Masters degree in Earth Sciences or related fields.
Experience in cutting rocks, handling saws, polishing instruments
Experience in geochemical analysis of minerals or rocks will be preferable
Committed to workplace safety accountability, and communication.
Fluent in English

Interested applications should submit a CV and short (1-page) synopsis of previous achievements and interests, and the names of at least two referees along with their application to

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 
We regret that only successful candidates will be informed.