Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
Jonathan is a Senior Principal Investigator at the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology where he also serves as the Programme Coordinator for the Stem cell, Regenerative Medicine and Ageing research. Concurrently, he is a Faculty member of the Graduate School of Integrative Sciences and Engineering, as well as the Department of Biological Sciences, NUS. His laboratory is interested in dissecting the regulatory mechanisms regulating cell fate changes, and developing novel tools in deriving reprogrammed and differentiated cell types. His research work has earned him several prestigious national and international accolades including the Quest Technology award, Philip Yeo prize, Singapore Young Scientist award, Singapore Youth award, Junior Camber International Ten Outstanding Young Person award, A*STAR Investigatorship award, World Technology Network Fellowship and the MIT TR35 Asia Pacific award. He serves on the Committee for International Affair at the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR), the Executive Committee of the Stem Cell Society Singapore (SCSS) and the Executive Council for the Singapore Association for the Advancement of Science (SAAS).