Applications are invited for a post-doctoral research associate in the Department Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Purdue University. This is a unique research opportunity involving the design and synthesis of DNA-encoded combinatorial libraries and with mentorship by Prof. Casey J. Krusemark. Highly motivated candidates skilled in one or more of the following areas: synthetic organic chemistry, biochemistry, chemical biology, bioconjugate chemistry are encouraged to apply. Candidates with research experience in organic chemistry will be given special consideration. The position requires a PhD in chemistry, biochemistry, medicinal chemistry, or a related field of study that has equipped the applicant with the necessary knowledge and skills to perform the duties of the position. The responsibilities of a postdoctoral scientist may include small molecule synthesis and purification (both on and off DNA), basic molecular biology, DNA sequence analysis, manuscript preparation, and laboratory management. For more information on the laboratories and facilities, visit the lab website at http://krusemarklab.weebly.com. The position is open immediately, and the starting date is flexible.
To apply, please send a cover letter, CV, and a short research summary via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Purdue University offers a competitive salary and benefits package.