Postdoctoral Fellow in Molecular Modeling

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7058270

Posted: July 1, 2019

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

A postdoctoral position is currently available in the Structural Chemistry group, part of the Institute for Applied Cancer Science (IACS) within the Therapeutics Discovery Division of M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Our mission is to integrate novel biological insights with drug discovery expertise to accelerate the development of innovative, targeted, small-molecule therapeutics for unmet medical needs. Our work is conducted in a team science environment that brings together excellence in both academic and pharmaceutical discovery, as evidenced by recent publications.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a strong background in molecular modeling, including molecular dynamics simulations, structure-based drug discovery, and structural bioinformatics. Experience applying other computational methods, such as molecular orbital theory or QSAR, to problems in drug discovery would be an advantage. We are seeking only the most dedicated individuals who will join us in our quest to discover, develop, and deliver more effective treatments to our patients. This is a unique opportunity to participate in project-driven drug discovery research within a highly respected academic and clinical setting.

Interested individuals should send an introductory email and CV to therapeutics@mdanderson.org.

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability or veteran status except where such distinction is required by law. All positions at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment.


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