Analytical Chemist, Medicines for All
State of Virginia
 Richmond, VA

Medicines for All Institute (M4ALL), operating under the auspices of VCU College of Engineering, is committed to improving access to affordable high-quality medicines. In support of their mission of enhancing the security of medicine supply chains around the world, the Institute is inviting applications for the position of Analytical Chemist. This position will be responsible for:

  • Building the scientific excellence of M4ALL by delivering superior research results
  • Development of analytical methods to support process chemistry development
  • Maintenance of analytical instrumentation within the Institute
  • Training and education of M4ALL staff in proper use and application of instrumentation
  • Conducting and documenting literature review of prior activities
  • Research and development of new technology to address problems encountered by M4ALL in fulfilling its mission
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in biochemistry, analytical chemistry or organic chemistry preferred. Candidates with M.S. with numerous years of experience will also be considered
  • Extensive hands-on experience with a wide range of analytical instrumentation including, but not limited to, HPLC, GC, SFC, MS, spectroscopy and other analytical instrumentation and associated software
  • Ability to work collaboratively with research teams to better assist them in accomplishing their goals
  • The College of Engineering at VCU supports a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment. The candidate will demonstrate experience that shows their commitment to fostering such an environment
  • Experience working in a cross-functional setting focused on process chemistry
  • Ability to train lab personnel with various levels of experience
  • Ability to perform routine preventative maintenance and coordinate service visits

Preferred Qualifications

Special Requirements