Postdoctoral Researcher - 22134BR

Postdoctoral Researcher

Department: 
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Work Location Assignment: 
On-Site
Reg/Temp: 
Regular
Employee Class: 
U-Unclassified Professional Staff

Position Overview

This Postdoctoral Research Fellow will be responsible for the development of various biologic and bioconjugate therapeutics. This position will require knowledge and experience with modern techniques in protein expression, synthetic organic chemistry, chemical analysis, and chemical biology. Written and/or oral reports on research progress will be required on a quarterly and annual basis. This position may also involve overseeing research conducted by other staff members in collaboration with the Principal Investigator.

Job Description

75%
  • Perform studies associated with grants, contracts and subcontracts.
  • Plan and execute studies to design and synthesize biologic and bioconjugate therapies being developed in the lab. This includes mentoring other lab members assisting with experiments in this area.
15%
  • Develop new lines of research and design experiments that will further them.
  • Participate in novel research activities associated with on-going research projects and pilot studies for new projects.
5%
  • Oversee day-to-day laboratory operations.
  • Participate in the overall function of the lab by performing housekeeping duties and assisting in the delegation of such duties.
5%
  • Author or co-author publications; present results at meetings and/or conferences.

Required Qualifications

1. PhD degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry or a related field.

NOTE: To be appointed at the Postdoctoral Researcher title, it is necessary to have the PhD in hand. Appointments made without a diploma or certified transcript indicating an earned doctorate are conditional hires and are appointed on an acting basis not to exceed six months. Upon verifications of degree the appointment will be extended to its full duration.


Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete applications includes an online application, cover letter, resume highlighting pertinent experience relative to the required and preferred qualifications and contact information with three professional references. Only complete applications will be considered.

Review of applications will begin on May 23, 2022 and continue until a qualified pool of candidates is identified. To ensure first consideration, please apply by May 22, 2022.

Contact Information to Applicants

Karen Hall
khall@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

minimum 47,476.00

Application Review Begins

23-May-2022

Anticipated Start Date

01-Jun-2022

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
22134BR
Department:
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Work Location Assignment:
On-Site
Reg/Temp:
Regular
Employee Class:
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
Application Review Begins:
23-May-2022