Postdoctoral Associate/Research Scientist
The Infectious Diseases (ID) Interdisciplinary Research Group of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Associate/Research Scientist to join an interdisciplinary team working on discovery of drug targets in infectious diseases and related drug development.
Duties will include synthesis of compounds based on hits derived from activity screens and design projects, synthesis of ribonucleoside structures, and structural validation of compounds, in collaboration with a drug development team.
The candidate must have a Ph.D. degree in medical chemistry or a similar discipline with significant experience in synthetic organic chemistry. Experience in structure-activity studies and drug discovery and development is strongly preferred.
Interested applicants will have to submit their full CV/resume, cover letter and list of three references (to include reference names and contact information). We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.