We are seeking an entrepreneurial and highly motivated chemist to become an important member of an exciting venture-backed startup team, Boragen. The role of the chemist will be to develop novel chemistry to address current agricultural problems, especially regarding antimicrobials and animal health issues. The successful candidate will support hit-to-lead and lead optimization chemistry for a range of biological targets, as well as some formulation studies using chemical and physical tests. The successful candidate must have an aptitude for innovation in a fast-paced startup environment, and a strong commitment to work with a highly collaborative discovery team. The position will be based in Research Triangle Park, NC.
- Ph.D. in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, or related fields
- Demonstrated expertise in synthetic organic chemistry with experience in the design and execution of complex multi-step syntheses
- Experienced in developing formulations in agriculture, cosmetics, or pharmaceutical industry is a plus...