The successful candidate is expected to be an independent researcher with experience and knowledge of contemporary solid phase synthetic organic chemistry and accompanying analytical techniques. Experience with automated solid phase synthesis systems / peptide synthesizers, and peptide / protein purification systems (hplc, fplc, SEC, ion exchange etc.) required, as well as demonstrated ability to deal with difficult synthesis, folding and purification. Knowledge of computer aided peptide / peptidomimtic and protein design a plus. Excellent communication, writing, and organizational skills are a must. The person should be motivated to contribute intellectually in a dynamic team environment and ultimate develop their own programs and funding.
Education: Ph.D. in solid phase synthetic organic / peptide chemistry, chemical engineering or biochemistry with minimum of 5+ years R&D experience.
This position will require a post offer, pre-laboratory placement physical examination. Employment at SRI is contingent on successful completion of a background check.
How to apply:
Apply via our web page: www.sri.com/careers to job number 1337BR.
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