Fellow (Post Doc)

Manhattan KS
Jul 12, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Description of Position:

Perform work to meet the requirements of a specific research project under the direction of the Principal Investigator.

Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university established the Office of Diversity, led by the associate vice president for diversity and a dedicated staff.  Additionally, each college has a designated Diversity Point Person to provide insight and guidance.  

Kansas State University received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from Insight Into Diversity magazine for the past three years.  Multicultural students account for 15 percent of our student population, a university record and continuing trend.

Job Description:

 Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Drug Design and Quantification.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Ph.D. in Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Experience: Previous experience in synthetic organic chemistry in catalytic asymmetric reactions and drug design of Nanomaterials in synthetic organic chemistry.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous experience on projects focused on design, synthesis and quantification of developed drugs, and catalytic asymmetric oxidation in total synthesis of natural products.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Submit ONE pdf file containing letter of interest, CV and graduate transcript. Please include the names, contact information, and email addresses of three references, including former PhD mentor and Professors.

Screening of Applications Begins:

 Screening begins July 20, 2017 and will continue until filled.

Salary Range / Pay Rate:

$47,476 / annual 

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University may procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.