Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Chemistry
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
The School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences (SCMB) combines the disciplines of Chemistry, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Parasitology into a single academic unit. The School has modern research laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment and research infrastructure. The School includes over 50 academic staff, who are widely published internationally and have extensive research backgrounds. Information about the School and research interests of academic staff may be found on the web site http://www.scmb.uq.edu.au.
The successful appointee will be working as part of a team on Australian Research Council (ARC) and/or Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) funded research led by Prof. Craig Williams in the area of caged hydrocarbon synthesis and derivatization leading to translational applications.
Applicants should possess a PhD specialising in the area of synthetic organic chemistry pertaining to caged hydrocarbon chemistry, combined with at least 3 years’ experience in the area of strained and non-strained caged hydrocarbons. You should also have demonstrated experience with NMR, MS and IR data, proficiency with advanced chromatography techniques, and evidence of a high level of contribution to research.
The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage (https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity) for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.
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This is a full-time, fixed term appointment at Academic level A. The remuneration package will be in the range $81,545 - $87,535 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $95,408 - $102,416 p.a.).
To discuss this role please contact Prof. Craig Williams on +61 7 3365 3530 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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