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Head of Chemistry, Drug Discovery Unit

Tenured position at Reader/ Professorial Level

Reference: UOD123

Closing date: 14th February 2023

We are seeking an experienced medicinal chemist and drug discoverer to be Head of Chemistry in the Drug Discovery Unit (DDU) at the University of Dundee. This is an exciting position to develop new small molecule medicines to treat a range of indications, with particular emphases on: infectious diseases affecting Low and Middle Income Countries; and innovative targets in a range of human diseases.

This is a substantive leadership post in a highly collaborative environment.  The successful applicant will be part of the DDU Executive Team, which steers and leads the organisation.

Established for…

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