Postdoctoral Research Associate on Polymer Chemistry/Cancer Therapy

Employer
School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Location
School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX, USA.
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience
Posted
October 04 2018
Ref
Science Career Ad Applicant
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Postdoctoral Research Associate on Polymer Chemistry/Cancer Therapy

A postdoc position is open in the interdisciplinary research area of polymer chemistry and cancer therapy in Dr. Hongjun Liang’s laboratory at the School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC). More information about the Liang Lab can be found at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/medicine/cell-physiology-molecular-biophysics/faculty/liang/default.aspx.This position is open immediately until filled.

The laboratory seeks a highly motivated and productive individual with strong knowledge and expertise in polymer chemistry. Successful candidate will have a recent Ph.D. in either Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or other closely related fields. Prior research experience in “living”/controlled polymerization (in particular ring-opening polymerization), drug delivery, and/or microbiology is highly desirable, but applicants who have strong academic preparation and a track-record of accomplishment in related areas will be considered.

Interested candidate should send an application packet, including all of the following items as a single PDF file by email to Dr. Hongjun Liang (H.liang@ttuhsc.edu):

  1. Cover letter explaining research experience and interest (no more than 3 pages);
  2. Expected starting date;
  3. Curriculum vitae;
  4. Names and contact information for 3 references.

As the medical school in the Texas Tech University system, TTUHSC provides top tier research facilities and intellectual support that encourage clinically oriented basic science studies. Plenty of opportunities exist in collaboration, mentoring, and career development. A list of research centers and institutions at TTUHSC can be found at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/medicine/research.aspx

TTUHSC is located in Lubbock, the "Hub City" in northwestern Texas that enjoys more than 260 days of sunshine per year, modest cost of living, excellent public schools, and the convenience of a large city in combination with the charm of western life style. 

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

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