OXELTIS recuits 1 research scientists in medicinal chemistry

Position:  Research Scientist (PhD), Montpellier -France, fix term contract 12-months, starting date December 1st, 2021.

Job Description

The Research Scientist in medicinal chemistry will be responsible for the proposal, synthesis, characterization and study of complex organic molecules such as heterocycles and  nucleoside/tides to be carried out for external R&D clients within contracts in medicinal chemistry or custom synthesis with the pharmaceutical industry. The candidate will be part of a project group under the leadership of Oxeltis’ Chemistry Director.


The successful candidate will hold a PhD in organic chemistry (medicinal chemistry) with experience in synthesis of complex organic molecules (e.g. nucleos(t)ides). A significant experience in medicinal chemistry and in vitro ADME analysis would be an asset. This position may also suit a candidate with a previous Post Doc experience. He/she will be familiar with modern synthetic techniques, purification and characterizations methods. He/she must be fluent in English and possibly French.