Post Doctoral Fellow
Job location: Worcester
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-10-15
JOB TITLEPost Doctoral FellowLOCATIONWorcesterDEPARTMENT NAMEChemistry & Biochemistry - NFR JMDIVISION NAMEWorcester Polytechnic Institute - WPIJOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARYPostdoctoral Fellow in Drug Discovery at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute.JOB DESCRIPTION
A self-motivated biochemist with the desire to help lead an NIH-funded program in anticancer drug discovery is sought. The candidate will work on the interfaces of synthetic chemistry and cell biology to solve challenges in cisplatin resistant small molecule drug discovery.
Experience in both organic synthesis and cell biology is essential, as are excellent oral and written communication skills and a talent for project leadership. Experience with drug discovery, such as high throughput screening, photoaffinity labelling, confocal microscopy, computer aided drug design, and/or structural biology, is a plus.
The position is open immediately and applications are being accepted until the position is filled. For more information about the position please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org and/or visit our website: https://www.amattson.com/. Address: Anita Mattson, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 60 Prescott St., Worcester, MA, USA, 01605.FLSA STATUSUnited States of America (Exempt)WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.