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Application Deadline: 12 August 2016

The SNEC-SERI Clinical Academic Fellowship Programme for Medical Officers is part of the Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Academic Clinical Programme (EYE ACP)’s initiative in support of the Academic Medicine mandate. This program provides both clinical and research immersion opportunities to support and groom future Clinicians as well as to potentially identify budding Clinician Scientists.   

The programme consists of both Clinical and Research training components at approximately 50% FTE each. Successful candidates will be placed under the direct supervision of both a Clinician mentor in SNEC and Research mentor at SERI. A proposed training programme will be jointly developed by the Medical Officer, Clinician and Research mentor in a complementary manner, post the award being rendered. Successful candidates will also undergo performance review with the mentors which include a 3-month probation period and a performance review at the 9th month.

  • Self-driven Medical Officers with a strong interest in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences 
  • Must have graduated from one of the three medical schools in Singapore OR graduated from one the Universities/Medical Schools listed in the Schedule of the Singapore Medical Council (SMC)
  • Must have completed houseman training satisfactorily by the time of starting the position
  • Must be granted medical registration by the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) or conditional registration where applicable
  • Must be granted an Employment Pass to work in Singapore (applicable to non-Singaporean/non-Singapore PR)
  • Not holding any other concurrent research scholarship or position of similar nature in Singapore during the proposed period of attachment
  • Candidates who wish to be part of this Fellowship scheme must be prepared to take no-pay leave, and become “out-of-phase” MOs
  • Candidates on this Fellowship shall not be posted through the MOHH-MOPEX scheme 
  • Time spent on this Fellowship scheme will not contribute towards fulfilling the medical bond
  • The Fellowship will support up to 2 Medical Officers with 12 months of full-time commitment, starting from Jan or July 2017
  • Flexibility on the attachment period (at least 6 months) may be given to selected candidates at the discretion of the review committee. If the position is to be of 6-11 months duration, then final review will be performed at 6-9 months
For each successful candidate, the following will be provided as part of the award:
  • Monthly Salary comparable to MO salary
  • Medical and insurance benefits, employee benefits
  • Provision for courses/training fees
Click here to download the application form and send the completed application form via email to and

Deadline for Application: 12 August 2016

(Results will tentatively be released by 28th October 2016)
For enquiries, please contact Ms Sarah Grant DID: 6576 7259 (Email: and Ms Foo Wen Dee DID : 6576 7319 (Email:

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