Astex Pharmaceuticals is a world leader in innovative drug discovery. The Sustaining Innovation Postdoctoral Training Program aims to maintain and further enhance the Company’s excellent scientific culture. This is an opportunity to join a diverse and dynamic team exploring new ideas that are relevant to and may enhance our drug discovery approach.
Astex scientists have pioneered Fragment-Based Drug Discovery, generating multiple new drug candidates that are progressing through clinical development.
Join us in sustaining innovation
Our Postdoctoral training programs are for high calibre PhD scientists to perform cutting-edge research in an innovative and dynamic research environment.
Postdoctoral Fellows are expected to perform exploratory research as part of a multi-disciplinary team and publish in high impact scientific journals.
Astex is always looking to attract highly motivated PhD scientists from multiple research areas, including Neuroscience, Computational Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Structural Biology, Biophysics, Medicinal Chemistry and Cancer Biology.
Applicants may also propose their own scientific projects in drug discovery technology.