Department of Chemistry



Research Lab Manager

Pharm-Pharmaceutical Science - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - Requisition No. (22003996)

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in the School of Pharmacy at the University of Pittsburgh seeks an outstanding research manager. The position involves medicinal chemistry research, project management, budgetary preparation, and laboratory management and supervision of trainees in the laboratory of Dr. Velvet Journigan. In addition, the incumbent will prepare data for grant applications and publications.

Master’s degree in medicinal chemistry or a related field required. Efficient organizational skills, including the ability to manage multiple processes and priorities effectively. Proven ability to manage projects effectively. Think critically and creatively and able to work independently and within team environments. Demonstrate excellent writing and communication skills (both verbal and technical). Experience with laboratory management is required.


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Assignment Category Full-time regular
Job Classification Staff.Research. V
Campus Pittsburgh
Minimum Education Level Required Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required 5-6 years of experience
Work Schedule Varies
Hiring Range $35,100.00 - $56,784.00
Relocation Offered No
Visa Sponsorship Provided No
Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances Not Applicable
Required Documents Resume
Optional Documents Cover Letter