DURHAM UNIVERSITY

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Chemistry

Location
Durham, United Kingdom
Posted
21 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Jul 2018
Ref
015253
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

To work with industrial partner Evonetix Ltd. on the preparation of novel nucleotides. Specifically, to design and synthesise nucleoside 5’-triphosphates that fulfil specific technological requirements for an innovative approach towards gene synthesis. To be able to design and synthesise reporters, such as fluorophore- or DIG-labelled nucleotides for development purposes. To support other ongoing synthetic work that these collaborations may require.

This post is fixed term for 36 months.

You will work in the Department of Chemistry in Durham under the supervision of Dr David Hodgson.