Post-Doctoral Fellow

Smithfield, Rhode Island
Full Time Benefits Eligible Appointment
Aug 23, 2018
Sep 22, 2018
Field of specialization
Job Type

The laboratory of Dr. Reid works at the interface of chemistry and biology in the areas of carbohydrate chemistry and glycobiology and is looking to add a post-doctoral fellow who aspires to merge excellence in both teaching and research to the Antibiotic Discovery Team. This full-time, benefits eligible appointment is available immediately and funded through April 30, 2019.

This position will be a teaching post-doctoral fellowship whereby a successful candidate will spend 50% of their time on research, with specific focus on target identification and mode-of-action studies on the antibiotic discovery project, and 50% of their time teaching undergraduate classes to biology majors and non-majors.

This position is best filled by an individual that holds a PhD in a related field, has prior teaching experience, and has interest and expertise in molecular microbiology.

Throughout its more than 150 year history, Bryant University has earned a distinguished reputation for innovative academic programs and technology that are marketplace driven and highly attuned to the emerging needs of industry and society. Bryant’s close-knit, student-centered community of scholars delivers challenging academic programs that integrate business and the arts and sciences, with an emphasis on real-world application and a global perspective. Abundant co-curricular opportunities, service learning programs, internships, and practicums allow students to put theory into practice while building character and leadership skills.

Bryant University is comprised of the College of Business and the College of Arts and Sciences. Bryant’s academic programs are distinguished by an integration of business and the arts and sciences with a global perspective.

Bryant is located on a 428 acre campus in Smithfield, RI, which is situated 15 minutes from Providence, RI, and 45 minutes from Boston, MA.