Lab Rotation

Lab rotations are compulsory for all full-time CSI scholarship students.

Each successful candidate will undergo 2-3 lab rotations with duration of 8-12 weeks each. Lab rotations are compulsory for all full-time CSI scholarship students. Students must confirm their choice of supervisor by the end of 6 months from the start date of the candidature.

  • Students would have to participate in at least 2 laboratory rotations (maximum of 3) within 6 months from the start of his/her candidature.
  • Duration of each laboratory rotation is 2-3 months.
  • Duration of each lab rotation would subject to PIs’ approval and availability.
  • Students have the choice of PIs they would like to be supervised by for each laboratory rotation.
  • Supervisor must be a CSI faculty member.
  • For students who were CSI staff or attachment students, the laboratory rotation of their proposed PI can be taken into account.
  • Students are permitted to do their lab rotation and select any laboratories or research institutes,
  • with approval from the PI concerned and the Chair of the CSI Graduate Program Academic Committee.
  • Only PIs’ signature is required to endorse the hours accumulated for the supervision. The student is responsible for verifying the accuracy of all the information before submission to the CSI office.

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Each student will be supervised by researchers from CSI Singapore who hold NUS appointments. For MBBS/MD students who wish to pursue a translational/clinical graduate program, joint supervision by a scientist and clinician will be encouraged. (Last names in alphabetical order)

CSI Supervisors

Dr CHAN Shing Leng
Research Assistant Professor, CSI Singapore
Email: csicsl[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr CHEN Leilei
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: polly_chen[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof CHNG Wee Joo
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: mdccwj[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Edward Kai-Hua CHOW
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csikce[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Pieter EICHHORN
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csipjae[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof FU Xin-Yuan
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: bchfxy[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Anand JEYASEKHARAN
Principal Associate, CSI Singapore
Email: csiadj[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Melissa Jane FULLWOOD
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: melissa.fullwood[at]nus.edu.sg
A/Prof GOH Boon Cher
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: phcgbc[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Zakir HOSSAIN
Senior Research Scientist, CSI Singapore
Email: csimzh[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof Yoshiaki ITO
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csiitoy[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Sudhakar JHA
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csisjha[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof H. Phillip KOEFFLER
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: mdchpk[at]nus.edu.sg
A/Prof LEE Soo Chin
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csilsc[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof Peter LOBIE
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csipel[at]nus.edu.sg
A/Prof Motomi OSATO
Research Associate Professor, CSI Singapore
Email: csimo[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Takaomi SANDA
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csitakao[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Ross SOO
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: ross_soo[at]nuhs.edu.sg
Prof Toshio SUDA
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore Email: csits[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr TAM Wai Leong
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: bchtwl[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof Patrick TAN
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: gmstanp[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Yvonne TAY
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: yvonnetay[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof TEH Bin Tean
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: gmstbt[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof Daniel G. TENEN
Director, CSI Singapore
Email: daniel.tenen[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr HUANG Yun Ju Ruby
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: ruby_yj_huang[at]nuhs.edu.sg
A/Prof Henry YANG
Research Associate Professor, CSI Singapore
Email: csiyangh[at]nus.edu.sg

RNA Supervisors

Dr CHEN Leilei
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: polly_chen[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof CHNG Wee Joo
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: mdccwj[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Melissa Jane FULLWOOD
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: melissa_fullwood[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Sudhakar JHA
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csisjha[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof H. Phillip KOEFFLER
Senior Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: mdchpk[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Takaomi SANDA
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: csitakao[at]nus.edu.sg
Dr Yvonne TAY
Principal Investigator, CSI Singapore
Email: yvonnetay[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof Daniel G. TENEN
Director, CSI Singapore
Email: daniel.tenen[at]nus.edu.sg
A/Prof Henry YANG
Research Associate Professor, CSI Singapore
Email: csiyangh[at]nus.edu.sg
Prof SOONG Tuck Wah
Professor, Department of Physiology
Email: phsstw[at]nus.edu.sg
  • Students are required to submit Laboratory Rotation Form to CSI Office within 1 week from the start date of lab rotation.
  • Students are required to complete Section I of the Laboratory Rotation Form & Evaluation Form and forward them to their Lab Supervisor and PI.
  • PIs are requested to forward to CSI office within 3 weeks from the end date of lab rotation.