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Research Postdoctoral Scientist-Chemist

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As a Research Postdoctoral Scientist working in Dr. Julia Ljubimova's Lab, you will work independently but in close cooperation and in consultation with her as well as other Research Scientists. You will perform routine and complex laboratory procedures throughout your training period. You may develop, adapt, and implement new research techniques and protocols as well as analyze and interpret data. You will work on chemical compositions and structural features of various versions of drug vehicles, including cell and cell-free model experiments, to validate the mechanistic background of drug vehicle delivery function. You may assist in preparation of grant proposals and will participate in publications and presentations as author or co-author. You will not responsible for generating grant funds.

Must have a PhD degree in Chemistry/Pharmaceutical Chemistry and experience in related fields such as Biochemistry or Biotechnology.


A minimum of 3-4 years as a postdoctoral fellow and completion of a postdoctoral appointment in Chemistry are preferred.  Possess knowledge and demonstrate technical competency in a variety of research techniques, laboratory procedures and experimental protocols related to drug delivery and Nanomedicine.

  • Working Title: Research Postdoctoral Scientist-Chemist
  • Department: Home Dept-Black
  • Business Entity: Academic / Research
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Job Category: Academic / Research
  • Job Specialty: Postdoctoral
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Shift Length: 8 hour shift
  • Shift Type: Day
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