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Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Medical University of South Carolina

  • Sep. 28, 2017
 
  • Postdoctoral Research Scholar
  • Drug Discovery & Biomedical Sciences
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Charleston, SC
    United States
 
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  •  
 
  • Post-Doc
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Medicinal Chemistry
    Biomedical Sciences
 
 
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POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH SCHOLAR
DEPARTMENT OF DRUG DISCOVERY AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

A postdoctoral research scholar position is available immediately in the Department of Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina. The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in medicinal chemistry, organic/bioorganic chemistry, biochemistry, or a related field. Applicants should have a strong background in synthetic chemistry, and candidates with experience in enzymology and/or computer-assisted drug design will receive priority consideration. The primary responsibility of this postdoctoral position is to synthesize and evaluate novel, small molecule inhibitors of lysine-specific demethylase (LSD1) and other histone demethylases as potential therapeutic agents. This individual will also conduct the chemical synthesis of a variety of small molecules as potential drug candidates in conjunction with projects assigned through the MUSC Center for Drug Discovery. Experiments to be performed will include organic synthesis, as well as biological characterization of synthetic analogues (enzyme assay, cell culture, Western blotting, expression and purification of recombinant enzymes, PCR) as needed to advance the project. Send CV and contact information for 3 professional references in electronic format to: Prof. Patrick M. Woster, Department of Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 70 President St., Charleston, SC 29425, woster@musc.edu.

The Medical University of South Carolina is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


  • The Medical University of South Carolina is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire individuals without regard to gender, race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status. MUSC takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. MUSC has received a 4-year NSFADVANCE grant to promote the recruitment, retention and advancement of women in science.


 
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  • Marianne R. Rogers
    Drug Discovery & Biomedical Sciences
    Medical University of South Carolina
    MUSC - College of Pharmacy
    70 President Street, DD402, MSC 139
    Charleston, SC 29425
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  • 843-876-2352
  • 843-876-2353
  • rogersmr@musc.edu
 

 

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