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Full/Part Time: Full Time
Location/Affiliates: The Mount Sinai Hospital
Department: 856 - Pharmacology/Biologi
Requisition Number: PD14-1623298
The role will require the design and synthesis of novel medicinal compounds for testing in in vitro and in vivo assays that support the basic biology and drug discovery research efforts.
Preparation, purification and characterization of compounds; documentation of all experiments in notebooks including written, publication quality, experimental procedures. Operation and maintenance of laboratory instruments - HPLC and LC-MS for example.
Earned doctorate in organic chemistry with specific experience in heterocyclic and organometallic chemistry; demonstrated experience in the synthesis, purification, and analysis of complex organic molecules; experience with new method development, rapid analog and library synthesis techniques; multi-step synthetic processes and larger, multi-gram reaction scale-up. Microwave assisted synthesis. Excellent reaction trouble shooting skills. Characterization of new molecules by NMR and MS. Excellent English written and oral communication skills. Experience with the safe handling of reactive and air-sensitive materials.
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