Postdoctoral Associate (Ref: IRG_CAMP_2020_017)
- Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) Centre
- Location: Singapore, Singapore
- Job Number: 7070240 (Ref #: IRG_CAMP_2020_017)
- Posting Date: Sep 24, 2020
- Application Deadline: Oct 24, 2020
Job DescriptionJob Responsibilities
The Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) Centre invites applications for a Research Engineer position in the area of crystallization science and pharmaceutical drug product/particle engineering.
The successful candidate will be expected to work on the design and engineering of advanced microparticle-based pharmaceutical drug products comprising soft (polymer/hydrogel) matrices containing crystalline drug particles, typically made using microfluidic methods. Ideally the successful candidate should be able to be involved and/or supervise more junior researchers in all aspects of research. This work will be conducted in close collaboration with a consortium of pharmaceutical companies (GSK, Merck and Pfizer).
He/she will be reporting to Prof. Patrick S. Doyle (MIT, SMART) and Prof Saif A. Khan (NUS, SMART) and work with their team of researchers and collaborators.
Candidates with an earned PhD degree in Chemical/Materials Engineering will be considered, ideally with a background in hydrogel fabrication, microfluidics, materials characterization and drug product formulation/delivery.
To apply, please visit our website at: http://smart.mit.edu/careers/career-opportunities. Interested applicants are invited to send in their full CV/resume, cover letter and list of three references (to include reference names and contact information). We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.