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Open Positions

Post-doctoral Fellow: Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA. Post-doctoral fellow (1 year; renewable) Two post-doctoral positions are available on NIH funded research projects starting October 1st 2014, for highly motivated individuals, in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Northeastern University, Boston, MA. Applicants should have a PhD in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry with a strong synthetic chemistry background. Candidate should have good analytical skills like handling the NMR (1D and 2D), HPLC, LCMS, Flash Chromatography and Microwave Synthesizer, etc. The applicant will be expected to design and perform experiments, critically analyze data and assume primary responsibility for writing and publishing the scientific results. Excellent communication and organizational skills, the ability to work as part of a team, and an innovative ability to independently develop experimental techniques/technologies is essential. Prior post-doctoral experience will be given preference. Additional computational chemistry skills and hands-on computer aided drug design experience is an advantage.

To apply, submit a brief cover letter, CV, research experience, copies of at least two representative publications and names and contact details of 3 references to Prof. Ganesh Thakur.

Informal enquiries to Dr. Ganesh Thakur are encouraged:; Tel: +1 617 373 8163.