New job Scientist in Minnesota



Company : University of Minnesota
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Minnesota

Full Description

Required Qualifications:
Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry or related field with one or more years of research training.
Research publications in synthetic organic chemistry.
Excellent knowledge of modern synthetic and analytical techniques.
Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision.
Experienced skills related to the documentation of experiments.
Strong organizational and coordination skills with attention to detail.
Ability to work effectively in a diverse team environment.
Ability to meet strict deadlines.
Strong oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:
1-3 years of relevant academic or industrial research experience.
Proficiency in computational chemistry methods

Summary of Position:
Design and optimize synthetic routes and performing chemical synthesis of biologically active molecules, including those for animal testing on diverse scales. Develop and implement analytical methods for structure elucidation and purity assessment of chemical compounds.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
75%- Design and execute synthetic and analytical procedures for biologically active chemical compounds.
15%- Participate in preparation of technical proposals, technical reports, scientific publications and presentations.
10%- Other duties as assigned

As part of the College of Pharmacy, the Institute for Therapeutics Discovery & Development (ITDD) carries out interdisciplinary research, helps educate the next generation of scientists, and enhances the biomedical research infrastructure by creating opportunities for drug discovery and early pre-clinical drug development.

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The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.