ORGANISATION/EINRICHTUNGUniversity of Nottingham
FORSCHUNGSBEREICHChemistry › Organic chemistryChemistry › Other
KARRIERESTUFERecognised Researcher (R2)
BEWERBUNGSFRIST10/01/2021 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
STANDORTUnited Kingdom › Nottingham
STUNDEN PRO WOCHE36.25
Closing Date Sunday, 10th January 2021
Job Type Research
Salary £27511 to £40322 per annum, pro rata if applicable, depending on skills and experience (minimum £30942 with relevant PhD). Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance
We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and enthusiastic organic chemist for a Postdoctoral Research Associate/Fellow post within the research group of Professor Ross Denton based in the GSK Carbon Neutral Laboratory for Sustainable Chemistry at the University of Nottingham. This is a highly challenging project in Synthetic Organic Chemistry and requires excellence in contemporary practical skills, preferably demonstrated by your previous publication record. The project will build on previous research from the Denton group and will focus on providing new organocatalytic reactions for the activation and functionalisation of hydroxyl-containing feedstocks. These new processes will be applied in target synthesis of active pharmaceutical ingredients.
The successful candidate will carry out the following duties:
Undertake the development of new methodology and syntheses as directed by Prof. Ross Denton
Prepare high quality supporting information for publications resulting from the project
Hold a PhD (or be close to completion) in synthetic organic chemistry.
Be available to take up the post from 11th of January 20201.
Have a proven track record of excellence in synthetic organic chemistry.
Have excellent organisational, communication and team working skills.
The post is offered on a fixed term contract until 30 June 2021. Hours of work are full time (36.25 hours per week). Job share arrangements may be considered.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Ross Denton, (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.
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EURAXESS Angebots-ID: 581712
Angebots-ID der veröffentlichenden Einrichtung: 151193
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