Dr. Danith Ly with The Department of Chemistry at Carnegie Mellon is seeking a highly motivated candidate skilled in the following areas: Drug discovery, anticancer/antiviral research, cancer immunotherapy, synthetic organic and medicinal chemistry, organometallic chemistry, homologation-type reactions, catalysis, heterocyclic chemistry, pericyclic reactions, supramolecular chemistry, enatioselective synthesis, synthesis/multistep synthesis of biologically active compounds; design, synthesis, interaction studies and biological evaluation of small DNA-interactive molecules; and polypharmacology. Postdoctoral Fellows for this Moonshot Grant-funded project must demonstrate a high level of research productivity.
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.