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How to Apply

Please apply to this posting and also forward your cover letter that discusses your background, as well as a brief discussion of your career goals and how it directly relates to this position, along with your CV and 2 to 3 letter of recommendation to Dr. George Garcia (

Job Summary

The UM College of Pharmacy has a full-time opening for a research fellow in its Medicinal Chemistry Department.

The successful candidate will be conducting antibiotic drug discovery research.



  • Planning and carrying out experiments
  • Keeping an accurate notebook
  • Preparation of Periodic reports and manuscripts for publication
  • Grant propsal preparation
  • Mentorship of junior colleagues (undergraduate, PhD and PharmD student reserachers)

Required Qualifications*

  • PhD degree in medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, chemistry or closely related fiwld, biochemistry/enzymology experience.
  • Good communication skills both oral and written.
  • Time management and Organizational skills.

Desired Qualifications*

  • High-throughput screening and follow - up experience
  • Assay Development.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.