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Research Fellow Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Singapore (Singapore)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Singapore (Singapore)
Application Details

I applied in-person – interviewed at National University of Singapore in June 2011.

Interview Details

You need to approach the professors before you start to apply. The interview is done if you meet the supervisor during some academic conference/workshop. The salary is standard, not much negotiation involved. The working environment is good. Single or double-share office is provided.

Interview Questions
  • You have to study the research of the group so that you can find a good match when you approach the professors.   Answer Question
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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    Research Fellow Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kent Ridge (Singapore)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kent Ridge (Singapore)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at National University of Singapore.

    Interview Details

    the interview is really very technical. You just talk with professor or project PI.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    just during the talk with project PI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Research Fellow Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at National University of Singapore.

    Interview Details

    Know the employer's work well, be very confident with our niche expertise and how our expertise could be amalgamated to their work. Be vocal, ask questions and give relevant input.

    Interview Questions
    • What would you do if you face more failures than successes in your work?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Research Fellow Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at National University of Singapore.

    Interview Details

    What are you research interests? What kind of research you have ever done?

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Research Fellow Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person – interviewed at National University of Singapore.

    Interview Details

    Hired by my phd supervisor

    Accepted Offer
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    Research Fellow Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at National University of Singapore in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    Met up with the department heads and dean.

    once you get past the head (which you probably have contact already), if the former approves you,

    the dean will most likely allow you through.

    Interview Questions
    • What is your vision for the department if you were given a chance to run it in the next 5 years?   View Answer
    • You will have to teach as well other than research. There are other responsibilities, possible procurement, etc, that even though we have dedicated people doing, but if you are request to do it, how willing will you be?   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    Had a better offer in A*star

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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