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