Postdoctoral Fellowship in Flow Chemistry, Brazil

FAPESP’s Post-Doctoral Fellowship Position for International Candidates

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Flow Chemistry: The Institute of Organic Chemistry at UNICAMP is seeking a highly motivated candidate to join the Pasire Research Group for a Postdoctoral Fellowship. The research will focus on the development of optimization methodologies in continuous flow regime for the synthesis of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) and Bioactive Compounds. The successful candidate will collaborate on the FAPESP Young Researcher Project and contribute to advancing sustainable chemical synthesis of small molecules and new compounds.

Designation: Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Area: Organic Synthesis, Flow Chemistry

Location: Campinas, SP, Brazil


  • PhD in Chemistry (or related fields) with expertise in laboratory organic chemistry.
  • Experience in API synthesis, continuous flow chemistry, and proficiency in English.
  • Basic programming knowledge and international experience are desirable.

Job Description:

Postdoctoral Fellowship – Development of Optimization Platform for AP Synthesis in Flow Chemistry, Brazil

Type of EmploymentPostdoctoral Fellowship
Contract TypeFull time
Working Hours40 hours per week
Duration24 months
Intended Beginning DateEarly August 2023
Supervisor NameDr. Gezar Pasire
DepartmentOrganic Chemistry
StipendR$ 8,470.07 per month (taxed)
Work PlacePasire Laboratory of Organic Synthesis, UNICAMP
Documents RequiredApplication form (provided in the link)
PublishedNot specified
Last Application DateMay 30, 2023

The postdoctoral fellow will contribute to the main objectives of the project, which include:

  1. Developing synthetic methodologies under continuous flow reaction conditions.
  2. Developing modular systems in a continuous flow regime for the automation of organic reactions using self-optimization algorithms.
  3. Applying these systems in the synthesis of APIs, bioactive compounds, or other important building blocks in chemistry.

Requirements for the Position: This project requires a highly motivated candidate with skills in laboratory organic chemistry. Specific requirements include experience in API synthesis, continuous flow chemistry, proficiency in English, and basic programming knowledge.


  • Postdoctoral fellowship funded by FAPESP, covering a monthly maintenance stipend.
  • Work will be conducted at the Pasire Laboratory of Organic Synthesis, UNICAMP.

How to Apply: Interested candidates are requested to submit the application form provided at [link: htasoca a0l comVG i 1BATa_SKXALETIIONUPL YCIZZO.CRIAZROKect]. For any inquiries about this position, please contact the Pasire Research Group via email.

  • Application Deadline: 30 May 2023.


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