Welcome to the CSCB Programme!

Research Opportunities

Cancer affects one in three people during their lifetime and is a leading cause of death worldwide. Our rapidly growing CSCB program takes both basic and clinical-translational approaches to understand key signaling pathways of cancer and highlight innovation in developing and advancing cancer therapeutics. Our groups are conducting world-class science in many different fields in cancer research including stem cell research to fight against cancer.


PhD & MD/PhD Program

Our program benefits from close interactions with collaborative networks with the existing cancer research community in Singapore, including the National Cancer Center (NCC), Singapore General Hospital, NUS, and the A*STAR Research Institutes.

Curriculum Requirement: 60 modular credits (MC) 40 MC from research at the mentor’s laboratory (3.5 yrs), 6 MC from two rotations, 4 MC from IBM core course (1st year), and 4 MC from CDN5101 Fundamentals of Cancer Biology Course, 6MC from other courses (your mentor and you will decide together).

View our list of thesis mentors and research programs under Cancer & Stem Cell Biology here.

For more information on PhD program, please click here.

For more information on our MD/PhD Track, please click here.


Research Appointments

We also often have opportunities for Postdoctoral Fellows, Research Asistants and Associates.

Please click here to go to our "Careers" page for Research Appointments and Vancancies under Cancer & Stem Cell Biology program.