The International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital in Brno (FNUSA-ICRC), the Czech Republic is a new-generation research center focusing on research and development mainly in the fields of cardiovascular and neurological diseases. We are a top Central European research center with more than 300 researchers, new technologies and experience in using EU grant support.

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The Department of Chemistry at Masaryk University & the International Clinical Research Centre in the Czech Republic offers postdoctoral position in organic synthesis. Selected candidate will join the Laboratory of Organic Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry supervised by Dr. Jakub Svenda and Dr. Kamil Paruch (see: orgsyn.sci.muni.cz). The researcher will have an opportunity to actively participate in the design of synthetic routes and the development of methodologies that enable concise and practical preparation of analogs of natural products with important biological activity. Current research areas of biomedical interest include small-molecule modulation of adenylyl cyclases, kinases, nucleases and ribosomes. The postdoctoral researcher can gain further experience through mentoring of junior students, which may prove valuable to his/her future independent career. Majority of the ongoing research is interdisciplinary and benefits from the unique biomedical platform existing between Masaryk University and the International Clinical Research Centre (ICRC).


Applicants must hold a PhD degree in chemistry and have a solid knowledge/experience in organic synthesis. The applicant should be able to independently design and execute multistep synthetic sequences, be able to perform data/result analysis and interpretation, and should have fundamental skills in scientific writing.

Salary: 2 000 EUR/month

Deadline for applications:  March 1, 2019

How to apply: Please send a cover letter, a concise summary of previous research activities and the curriculum vitae including a publication list to: svenda@chemi.muni.cz.


We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, ethnicity, disability, national origin, nationality, political opinion or any other aspect unrelated to work.

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