Position Classification Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Position Class (Extract From Banner or PA) 89594
EPA Position Type EHRA Non Faculty
We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a strong background in
organic synthesis. The successful applicant will perform research in synthetic
organic chemistry focused on the asymmetric synthesis of heterocycles. The
candidate will help mentor a diverse population of undergraduate students
performing research in the lab, will be responsible for the maintenance of
instrumentation and equipment, and will be expected to publish and present
their experimental work.
Position Number 211249
Working Position Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Building and Room No.
FL Atkins, W.B. Atkinson Science Building
Appointment Type Time limited
If Time Limited. Yes
Appointment Length. One year
Position required to work during periods of adverse weather or other
Normal Work Schedule
8-5pm, hours varied as needed
Department Required Skills
Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, Synthetic Organic Chemistry or other closely
related discipline by the start date.
Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to undergraduate education, have
strong oral and written communication skills, and be able to work
collaboratively with undergraduate students, the PI and other faculty members.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education
Motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently and to
participate creatively in collaborative teams across the laboratory.
Applicants with research experience in organic synthesis, asymmetric
synthesis, and transition metal catalysis are of particular interest.
Applicants with research experiences in organometallic reagents, in conducting
complex air- and moisture-sensitive organic reactions are preferred.
Required License or Certification
Ph.D in an area stated above
Valid US Driver's License No
Commercial Driver's License Required No
Physical Required No
List any other medical/drug tests required
Internal Posting Only No
Position Type EHRA Non Faculty
Time Limited Position Yes
Salary Commensurate with education and experience
Open Date 09/08/2021
Close Date 09/30/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary
Please Note: A criminal background check will be conducted on candidate
finalist prior to the offer of employment. Resumes will not be accepted in
lieu of completing an electronic application. The application must be competed
in full detail (including work history) for your qualifications to be
Failure to complete the application completely may result in you not being
considered for the vacant position.
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