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Natural Sciences Research
DST Discovery Sciences
1711F Requisition #
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  • Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry
  • 7+ years of experience in radiosynthesis of high specific activity (50-100 Ci/mmol) small molecules, including small and microscale manipulation (synthesis, characterization, purification, analysis).
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage an established radiosynthesis team.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage radiosynthesis projects and programs.
  • Demonstrated management skills applicable to project, program, staff and Institute needs.
  • Ability to develop new radiolabeling business and to promote scientific stature.
  • Ability to contribute to and collaborate on multidisciplinary projects.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.


Physical and mental demands of this role include those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job, as outlined above.  Examples include:  remaining in a stationary position for long periods of time; operating a computer and other office machinery; thinking, learning, and concentrating effectively and frequently communicating with other people, both within RTI and outside of RTI; frequently moving about inside and travel between offices and laboratories; frequently conducting laboratory site inspections (if applicable), ability to handle the stress associated in meeting frequent, multiple and tight deadlines, ability to work in excess of 40 hours per week as workload and deadlines may require, consistent demonstration of mental stability and ability to have regular, reliable and predictable attendance.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job, per RTI procedure 4.2.1. 

RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. Clients rely on us to answer questions that demand an objective and multidisciplinary approach—one that integrates expertise across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and international development. We believe in the promise of science, and we are inspired every day to deliver on that promise for the good of people, communities, and businesses around the world. For more information, visit www.rti.org.
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