Medicinal Chemist Position at Emory University

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Job Number 48265

Emory University, Biological Discoveries Through Chemical Innovations Initiative

Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor, Atlanta, Georgia

The researcher will provide medicinal chemistry expertise in support of the Biological Discovery through Chemical Innovation initiative through the Emory Chemical Biology Discovery Center. Experience in synthetic chemistry, especially medicinal chemistry, is required and preference will be given to researchers with experience in synthesizing small molecule chemical probes for therapeutic discovery. Experience in medicinal chemistry projects from industry or biotech companies is desired. The candidate is expected to work with a multidisciplinary team of biologists, chemists, and physician scientists.

Preferred Requirements?
 PhD in chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences, or a related field.
 Completion of post-doctoral position is preferred.
 Experience in synthetic chemistry, especially medicinal chemistry.
 Small molecule therapeutic synthesis preferred.

Minimal Requirements?
 PhD including five years of organic chemistry/medical chemistry research experience OR Master’s degree and ten years of professional level experience in a technical or research lab.