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Postdoctoral Researcher in Chemistry Department

Application Window

Open date: May 24th, 2021

Next review date: Monday, Jul 5, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, Jul 19, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The successful candidate will have broad experience in organic synthesis and will be responsible for designing and executing the synthesis of organic molecules as part of a collaborative project with another UC campus. Experience with the multistep synthesis, purification and characterization (NMR, MS) of organic compounds required. The scholar will take a leadership role on the collaborative project while also taking part in the day-to-day operations of the laboratory with graduate and undergraduate student researchers.

PhD in chemistry is required for this position.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    PhD in chemistry

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 2 letters of reference required

One must be from current advisor and one from PhD advisor (if different). Letters must be sent directly by the letter writer.

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