08/03/2018

Synthetic Chemistry Postdoctoral Research Associate

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    St. Louis College of Pharmacy
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    ChemistryOrganic chemistry
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    09/04/2018 04:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    United States › St. Louis
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Other
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

The Majumdar lab is currently seeking highly motivated postdoctoral fellows in Synthetic Chemistry to work in our laboratory of Chemical Neuroscience. The laboratory starts July 1, 2018 at the Center for Clinical Pharmacology. The Center for Clinical Pharmacology is a collaboration between Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis - Department of Anesthesiology and the St. Louis College of Pharmacy in St. Louis, Missouri. We invite applications for postdoctoral associates to work with an emerging principal investigator’s research efforts on development of novel compounds that target opioid receptors for potential use in treatment of human diseases including chronic pain, cocaine and alcohol addiction. For recent publications, please see Nature 2018, 553(7688):286-288; J Med Chem 2016, 59(18):8381-97; Cell 2018 172(1-2):55-67 and PNAS2011, 108(49):19778-83. We are currently funded by grants from National Institute of Drug Abuse and Department of Defense. Opportunities to collaborate in broad areas of Neuroscience and Pharmacology exist within the group as well with other faculty members at Washington University Department of Anesthesiology.

Selection process

If this sounds like the job for you here is information on how to apply:

Submit a CV, second document with cover letter through the College’s online application system. For questions contact Dr. Susruta Majumdar at susruta.majumdar@stlcop.edu. In your cover letter, please summarize your research accomplishments, what interests you in our work, and future career goals.

Additional comments

EOE/AA Statement:

We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

Do you have?

  • Ph.D. in Organic/Medicinal Chemistry is desirable and experience in natural products chemistry preferred.
  • Research experience, including experience in natural products total synthesis is an advantage.
  • Interest in running biochemical assays and mice behavioral assays.
  • Interest in collaborating with world renowned neuroscientists and pharmacologists.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
St. Louis College of Pharmacy
United States
Missouri
St. Louis
63110
4588 Parkview Place

EURAXESS offer ID: 286422