Postdoctoral Associate- Synthetic Organic/Medicinal Chemistry - Pharmacology & Chemical Biology - Song (90006929)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7090755 (Ref:9724-en_US)

Posted: December 16, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


A Postdoctoral research associate in Synthetic Organic/Medicinal Chemistry is available at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. The successful candidate is expected to have recently obtained PhD degree and a strong track record of publications in the field. 


Find the research interests, project descriptions and recent publications at the PI's website: . If interested, please send CV including a complete list of publications and names/contact information of three references.

Job Duties

  • Designs and synthesizes compounds targeting biologically/pharmaceutically important proteins for chemical biology and drug discovery for cancer and infectious diseases. 
  • Trains in computational drug design, molecular biology and/or x-ray protein crystallography for career development. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience required.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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