Research Associate-Fixed Term

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Position Summary

The Department of Chemistry at Michigan State University invites applications for a position of Research Associate (post-doctoral researcher).  This role includes conducting chemistry research projects in the Huang group including but not limited to:

  • Expression of protein carriers
  • Synthesis of tumor associated antigens
  • Development of new immunotherapy against cancer


Required Degree

Doctorate -Chemistry

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in chemistry with graduate or postdoctoral experience in glycoscience research.



Desired Qualifications

The candidate should have:

  • Strong knowledge in glycoscience
  • Prior experience in immunotherapy development
  • Outstanding teaching and mentoring skills
  • Ability to work with undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty and staff in a collaborative environment
Required Application Materials

Applicants should provide:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A statement of research interests
Special Instructions

Review of applications will begin immediately, and the posting closes at 11:55pm on July 6, 2018.


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Posted: 6/22/2018
Application Due: 7/6/2018
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