Postdoctoral Position in Organic Synthesis/Medicinal Chemistry

UT Dallas
Dallas, Texas
$35,000 per year + fringe benefits, with up to 20% increase in salary in the year 2
Sep 06, 2017
Nov 05, 2017
Field of specialization
Medicinal / Clinical, Organic
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

Ahn laboratory in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Texas at Dallas is seeking ORGANIC CHEMIST / MEDICINAL CHEMIST to join a multidisciplinary research team developing small molecule inhibitors for key protein-protein interactions in cancers including prostate, breast and lung.  The projects are related to our recent publications on Nature Communications (doi: 10.1038/ncomms2912) and eLife (doi: 10.7554/eLife.26857).  This research is funded in part by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). 

The candidate should have a Ph.D., be interested in biomedical research, and have strong background in organic synthesis.  The position is expected to be for one year and renewable with up to 20% salary increase in year 2 based on the satisfactory performance review.  Candidates for this position should submit by email a cover letter, CV, and have three letters of reference sent directly to the email address below.  Application material should be sent to:

Professor Jung-Mo Ahn, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Texas at Dallas