Job Openings

Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher in Nucleic Acid Based Drug Deisgn

Company Name: NUBAD, LLC

Job Function: Postdoc

Entry Level: No

Location(s): Greenville, SC 29605

Posted: July 24, 2014

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Duration: 1-3 Years

Min Education: PH.D.

Min Experience: 0-1 Year

Required Travel: 0-10%

Contact Person:  Professor Dev Arya

Email: Click here to inquire via email

Phone:  864-207-0002

Job Description

NUBAD, LLC invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate. NUBAD, LLC is a drug discovery company devoted to developing novel probes, assays and small molecule therapeutics targeting RNA and DNA structures identified as targets in human disease.  Our laboratory occupies space in the Translational Oncology Research (ITOR) Center at Greenville Memorial Hospital in Greenville, South Carolina. The postdoc will be responsible for synthesis of compound libraries for screening assays. The postdoc will be working with chemists and other members of the NUBAD team towards the company goal of developing RNA- and DNA-targeted therapeutics.

Job Requirements

A Ph.D. in organic/medicinal chemistry is required. The candidate will be responsible for synthesis and purification of small molecule probe libraries. Experience in carbohydrate chemistry and/or nucleic acid chemistry is strongly preferred. Familiarity with biophysical techniques such as ITC, CD, UV-Vis, and fluorescence is also a plus.

The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communication skills. To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae (CV), and the contact information for three references to Dr. Meredith Newby Spano. This position will remain open until filled.

Contact Us

NUBAD, LLC is actively looking for academic and private partners to expand our technology. Please contact us for information regarding collaborative opportunities as well as questions regarding our science.