Call for post-doc position

The mission of the Department of Medicinal Chemistry is to deliver drug candidates within competitive timelines. For this purpose we invite applications for post-doc position.
The position is founded by the Science Centre within OPUS grant, directed by Assoc. Prof. Paweł Zajdel entitled „Biased inverse agonists of 5-HT6 receptor and dual 5-HT6/MAO-B inhibitors - in search for new therapeutic approaches for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease”.



  • PhD in medicinal chemistry/organic chemistry
  • Experience in synthetic chemistry, medicinal chemistry or related sciences
  • Comprehensive and state of the art knowledge in modern synthetic methodologies
  • Discuss, present and publish research results internally and externally
  • Good oral and written communication skills in English language. Willingness to adopt a basic command of the Polish language

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Design biologically active compounds, synthesis of biologically active compounds, prioritize target compounds and plan and initially execute their synthesis. Analyze complex data sets to generate structure-activity relationships and hypotheses for optimization.
  • Demonstrated dedication and enthusiasm about identifying and solving scientific problems

Employment conditions

The employment as full-time post-doctoral assistant with monthly salary 6800 PLN (gross) for up to 12 months

The application should include

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Cover letter, describing Candidate motivation
  • PhD certificate
  • One or more letters of recommendation from a scientist who is familiar with the Candidate (submitted directly to email address below)
  • Information on scientific publications, scholarships, prizes and awards or other relevant documents demonstrating the excellence of Candidate
  • A list of attended conferences with titles and authors of presentations
  • A personal data processing agreement


15 May 2018, 23:59


By e-mail

Please apply to: (entitle your email “A POSTDOC POSITION”).
The competition will be resolved by: one week after the end of interviews for this position


Please include in the CV

“I hereby give consent for my personal data included in my application to be processed for the purposes of the recruitment process under the Personal Data Protection Act as of 29 August 1997, consolidated text: Journal of Laws 2016, item 922 as amended.”

Data opublikowania: 08.05.2018
Osoba publikująca: Aleksander Mendyk