A postdoctoral research position is available at University of Hawaii Cancer Center in the laboratory of Dr. Shugeng Cao. The University of Hawaii Cancer Center is the only National Cancer Center in Hawaii and the Pacific. The Center was established in 1981, and it is one of the only 67 cancer research centers in the nation designed by the NCI . The Center is a research unit of the University of Hawaii at Manoa and is housed in a newly constructed world-class facility located at Kakaako.
Successful candidates will perform research in the area of natural products isolation, structural characterization, chemical modification, sample collection and bioassay if necessary. This position requires experience in natural products chemistry techniques ( NMR , HPLC , LC-MS, etc) in addition to molecular biology and molecular microbiology. Candidates should have a publication record in natural products chemistry and be willing to work in a collaborative environment. Responsibilities include performing research, writing research publications and grants, and training students. Please send a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three (3) references to Dr. Shugeng Cao at firstname.lastname@example.org with “application for natural product chemist” in the subject line of the email.