We have two PDF positions in medicinal chemistry, immediate start
The successful candidate will support an ongoing medicinal chemistry program by synthesizing small drug-like molecules in a hit-to-lead optimization campaign.
Interested candidates will have a Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry and a demonstrated record of problem-solving skills in the context of small molecule synthesis.
Responsibilities and skills:
- Synthesis, purification and characterization of drug like compounds
- Critical review of the chemical literature to solve synthetic challenges
- Preparation of weekly progress reports to support publications and patents
- Supervision and mentorship of undergraduate and graduate students
We offer a competitive post-doctoral salary and benefits.
Interested applicants should contact professor Orellana by e-mail with a CV, detailed research summary and references.
Best wishes to those interested.