Position SummaryThe project aims to develop new computational algorithms for thevisualization of small molecule compounds bound to target proteinsusing innovative approaches with solution X-ray scattering. Thesuccessful completion of the project will impact many fields fromdrug discovery and development to basic biological processes. Anexcellent opportunity for creative, out-of-the-box thinkers who areself-motivated. Candidates will have the opportunity and support topresent their research findings at national and internationalconferences and in high-impact scientific journals. The positionsare for an initial term of two years with possibilities for renewalbased on performance and available funding. Compensation will becommensurate with experience.Outstanding Benefits PackageWorking at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. Thereare personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirementplan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthymix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort tosupport your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website tolearn about our benefit packages .About UBThe University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive publicresearch university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifiesambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities toachieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultureschallenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed.Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to furtherknowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates whoare valued for their talents and their impact on global society.Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo .As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the ResearchFoundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due toan applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, national origin and veteran or disabilitystatus.Minimum QualificationsA PhD degree in structural or computational biology, chemistry,physics, mathematics, computer science or related fields.Preferred QualificationsProficiency in computer programming, in particular Python.Excellent oral and written communication skills for presentingresearch at conferences and in scholarly journals. Background inphysics or mathematics is a plus, in particular familiarity withconcepts of Fourier transforms and diffraction. Experience withstructural biology techniques such as crystallography and solutionX-ray scattering is a plus.For more information, click the “How to Apply” button.
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