Postdoctoral Scholar Position

Chicago, Illinois
Compensation commensurate with experience
Mar 14, 2018
May 13, 2018
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time


This appointment is a full-time Postdoctoral Scholar positon for developing novel materials for regeneration medicine. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in 1) organic synthesis and 2) medicinal chemistry. Prior experience on photosynthesis and bioorganic synthesis is preferred but not required. The postdoctoral scholar will work closely with world-class synthetic organic chemist(s), biomedical scientist, and medical doctors. They will also participate in the development and testing of novel materials for medical applications. We offer competitive salary ($47,000/year plus benefits).


Ph.D. in organic synthesis

The research environment at the University of Chicago offers an excellent opportunity for career development. Our laboratory is well-equipped with modern instruments for biological studies. More information can be found about our laboratory from our web at

If you are interested, please send your CV and three names and email address of three references to Yingming Zhao, Ph.D., Ben May Department for Cancer Research, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637 or via email:

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