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Postdoc ADME Analytical Chemist (m/f)


Job Field: Research & Development
Location: Limburgerhof, DE
Company: BASF SE
Job Type: Thesis
Job ID: EN56508269_ONLE_2

We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.

As a reliable partner of the rural economy, Crop Protection offers innovative, sustainable solutions for plant protection and health. With the agricultural center in Limburgerhof, close to the BASF Group headquarters in Ludwigshafen, you can expect an attractive place for both work and play in the Rhine-Neckar region.
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What you can expect

Our global research unit Herbicides Early Biology provides research services to improve and support new herbicide lead chemistries as well as new technologies for herbicide tolerant crop approaches. We are currently looking for a postdoc (m/f) to join our team.

  • You will investigate the uptake, distribution, metabolism of agrochemical compounds in biological systems in the lab.
  • You will develop and operate biological assays and LC/MS-based analytical methods.
  • You will apply your knowledge to solve biological questions important for lead chemistry evaluation and optimization.
  • You will be responsible for data analysis, reporting, presentation and discussion of your results.
  • You will work in project teams together with scientists of different disciplines.

What we expect

  • You have successfully finished your studies with a PhD in chemistry or biology.
  • You have gained a strong background in LC/MS analytics and you have an interest in biological questions.
  • Due to your previous experience in the lab you are familiar with operating analytical devices.
  • You have basic knowledge in molecular biology and protein expression.
  • You are a proactive and motivated teamplayer with excellent communication as well as presentation skills in English and German.

We offer

From day one you will be part of the BASF family. You will get involved in challenging fields of activity and have the opportunity to work on exciting projects in an interdisciplinary environment. Depending on the location of the respective group company you will get to know BASF and participate in various workshops and guided tours. In this way you will make numerous interesting experiences and get a deep insight into the world's leading chemical company.

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