A postdoctoral research scholar position is available immediately in the area of organic synthesis, antifungal activity. The candidate is expected to synthesize a group of natural compounds and study their antifungal properties. The candidate should be able to integrate biochemical principles with organic chemistry. Responsibilities include but are not limited to developing multi-step organic synthesis, bioactivity bench work, authoring scholarly manuscripts and supervising of research students.
-Must have a PhD in Organic Chemistry with a record of peer-reviewed publications. -Applicants should have extensive experience in multi-step organic synthesis, bioactivity assays. -The candidate should also have experience in purification and characterization of organic molecules using modern analytical techniques like LC-MS, NMR and HPLC. -The ideal candidate should be highly motivated with demonstrated ability to carry out independent research.