|CCL 17.08.15 Head of In Silico Medicinal Chemistry at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK|
From: jobs at ccl.net (do not send your application there!!!)
To: jobs at ccl.net
Date: Wed Aug 16 05:54:42 2017
Subject: 17.08.15 Head of In Silico Medicinal Chemistry at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK
The Cancer Research UK Cancer Therapeutics Unit (CTU), within the Division of Cancer Therapeutics, is a multidisciplinary 'bench to bedside' centre, comprising around 160 staff dedicated to the discovery and development of novel small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of cancer. We are probably the largest academic cancer drug discovery group in the world and, since 2010, 9 drugs discovered by CTU scientists, either alone or in collaboration with a commercial partner, have been studied in our ICR/Royal Marsden Drug Development Unit. Our drug abiraterone has been approved in the US, Canada and Europe for late stage prostate cancer. Our drug discovery is carried out in highly focused multi-disciplinary project teams, analogous to those in a biotechnology company, with patient benefit as the primary driver. Our team of 4 in silico medicinal chemists work alongside, chemists, structural biologists, cancer biology, drug metabolism and computational biology experts focusing on new molecular targets emerging from basic cancer biology research and clinical studies. We publish our work extensively and have a large network of collaborations with academia, biotechnology companies, and the pharmaceutical industry. Following a recent international peer review exercise, our work was rated as Forefront/Outstanding. A position in the CTU is now available to lead the In Silico Medicinal Chemistry team to accelerate the progression of small molecule drug discovery projects by appropriate development and application of in silico medicinal chemistry methods. The successful candidate will be expected to both lead the team and be pro-actively and directly involved in the application of computational methods to enhance our screening libraries and to progress our portfolio of drug discovery projects from hit discovery to the selection of preclinical development candidates.
Informal enquiries should be made to julian.blagg~~icr.ac.uk. Apply: https://icr.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/mobile-0/appcentre-1/brand-4/candidate/so/pm/1/pl/1/opp/106-Head-of-In-Silico-Medicinal-Chemistry/en-GB Closing Date: Tuesday 5th September 2017NOTE THAT E-MAIL ADDRESSES HAVE BEEN MODIFIED!!!
All @ signs were changed to ~~ to fight spam. Before you send e-mail, you need to change ~~ to @
For example: change joe~~big123comp.com to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please let your prospective employer know that you learned about the job from the Computational Chemistry List Job Listing at http://www.ccl.net/jobs. If you are not interested in this particular position yourself, pass it to someone who might be -- some day they may return the favor.
|Modified: Wed Aug 16 09:54:42 2017 GMT|
|Page accessed 935 times since Wed Aug 16 09:58:40 2017 GMT|