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Industrial Opportunities

May 18, 2021

Athena Therapeutics, a biotechnology company, is looking for an Associate Scientist/Scientist (Biochemistry) to grow its team at New York - Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

Job listing

May 12, 2021

Pfizer's medicinal chemistry and process departments in Groton, CT and La Jolla, CA are looking to fill multiple positions. In this challenging time Pfizer has demonstrated an increased commitment to fighting COVID-19 as well putting patients first in our pursuit of finding new drugs. Do not hesitate to email for more details.   Review of the first cohort of applications in 2-3 weeks.

Pfizer careers website

Associate Scientist in Medicinal Chemistry – BS,  Groton, CT

Senior Associate Scientist in Medicinal Chemistry – BS or MS, Groton, CT

Senior Scientist in Medicinal Chemistry – PhD or BS/MS and 4+ yrs of Pharma experience  Groton, CT, La Jolla, CA and Boulder, CO

Senior Scientist in Process Chemistry – PhD or BS/MS and 4+ yrs of Pharma experience

Groton, CT


Academic Opportunities
June 14, 2021
Postdoctoral Fellow in Organic Chemistry, Radiochemistry and Neuroimaging
The Laboratory of Neuroimaginging at the National Institutes of Alchohol Abuse and Alcoholism is seeking a postdoctoral fellow for research related to brain addiction. 

June 9, 2021
Assistant Professor - Chemistry (Non-tenure Track)
The Chemistry Department at Southern Connecticut State University invites applications for a one-year full-time faculty position starting in the fall 2021 with the possibility of extension into a second year based on mutual agreement. 

June 8, 2021
Research Faculty (Open Rank) - Biomolecular Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Core Facility Manager - Advanced Science Research Center

May 13, 2021

Lab Specialist - Yeshiva College

Responsible for laboratory-based tasks, which include sampling, testing, measuring, recording and analyzing results in, chemistry.  Provide all the required technical support to enable the laboratory to function effectively whilst adhering to correct procedures and health and safety guidelines. Scientific laboratory technician  carry out fundamental tests as part of a scientific team.Teaching a maximum two laboratory sessions per semester.  Application website.

May 5, 2021

Adjunct Faculty Position for Organic Chemistry I & II lectures, 2021-2022 

Opening for a qualified chemist with extensive college teaching experience and excellent communication skills to give lectures in Organic Chemistry I and II.  Our classes have small enrollments and interactive classroom skills are important.   

Lectures are on Mon & Wed, 5:55 - 7:00 pm; there are 32 lecture slots each semester (late August 2021 through early January and then late January through the first week in June 2022). Our campus is located in Flushing, Queens, accessible by public transportation.   

Applicants should have a PhD in chemistry, but ABD (all but dissertation) candidates will be considered.  Applicants must be eligible for legal employment in the USA and proficient in English.  Adjunct faculty salary per semester is commensurate with degree and experience.  

To apply, send your cover letter with a description of your teaching experience, CV, and names of current references to: ann.shinnar@tuoro.edu

Dr. Ann E. Shinnar, Chair, Chemistry Dept. 

Lander College for Men/ Touro College 75-31 150th St. Kew Gardens Hills, NY 11367