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Research Associate, Synthetic Organic or Medicinal Chemist

We are seeking several M.S./B.S. level synthetic organic or medicinal chemists to join our expanding medicinal chemistry department. Candidates must have a M.S./B.S. in synthetic organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, or closely related field with 0-5 years of industrial experience involving drug discovery. Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills are critical. The successful candidate must have the ability to work on multiple projects and adapt rapidly to new projects, must be a highly motivated, independent, and productive team player. Candidates with a demonstrated record of expertise in modern synthetic organic chemistry methods or medicinal chemistry are preferred.

Responsible for the following:

  • Develop and implement synthetic routes for production of arrays of synthetic compounds;
  • Perform laboratory synthesis of organic molecules and prepare the intermediates for the synthesis of these molecules;
  • Apply modern techniques of organic synthesis including a variety of organic reactions at several scales, microwave chemistry, inert atmosphere techniques, LC-MS, HPLC, MS, flash chromatography, recrystallization, and distillation.

Education Requirements: 

MS/BS in organic chemistry or related field. The ideal candidate will have educational background and experience in the field of medicinal chemistry. 

At Nanosyn, we offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package.

 If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to

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