Postdoctoral fellows

U of M
Ann Arbor, MI
Salary $50,000 - $60,000 per annum.
Dec 16, 2020
Jan 15, 2021
Field of specialization
Organic, Pharmaceutical
Job Type

We have openings for 10+ postdoctoral research fellows in medicinal chemistry/organic chemistry/drug discovery in the laboratory of Professor Shaomeng Wang. Successful candidates will join a multi-disciplinary team of medicinal chemists, biochemists, cell biologists, pharmacologists, structural biologists, computational chemists in the University of Michigan Medical School to engage in research in the discovery of novel small-molecule degraders/inhibitors for the treatment of human cancers and other diseases.  A Ph.D in organic or medicinal chemistry and the ability to perform multi-step organic syntheses and characterize products are a must. Excellent written and communication skills are also essential. Some background in biology, biochemistry or pharmacology would also be beneficial but not required. Responsibilities will include: design and synthesis of small-molecule degraders and inhibitors in close collaborations with other members of the laboratory. Salary $50,000 - $60,000 per annum. Send resume to Professor Shaomeng Wang, Warner-Lambert/Parke-Davis Professor in Medicine, Professor of Internal Medicine, Pharmacology and Medicinal Chemistry, Director, Michigan Center for Therapeutic Innovation, University of Michigan, 1600 Huron Parkway, NCRC/Building 520 Room 1245, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, mail: