Division of Carbohydrate Chemistry


Research Chemist/Biochemist Position - Posted 10/30/2017

Omicron Biochemicals, Inc., a carbohydrate-based biotech company, is seeking qualified applicants to fill a full-time position in synthetic carbohydrate chemistry.  Applicants with B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. degrees in chemistry or biochemistry, and prior experience in carbohydrate chemical and enzymatic synthesis, are encouraged to apply.   Competitive candidates may also have skills in website design and management, or protein expression and characterization. Salary and benefits are competitive with industry standards, and scale with experience and skill set. 

Please send a cover letter and resume, including the names and contact information of three references, to: Anthony Serianni at aseriann@nd.edu, or to:  Research Chemist Position, Omicron Biochemicals, Inc., 115 South Hill Street, South Bend, IN 46617-2701.

Please see here for announcement. 

Biology of Rare and Neglected Diseases - NIH - Posted 10/30/2017

There is an opportunity for a Postdoctoral Fellow to engage a three way collaboration between Retrophin, NCATS, and the patient advocacy foundation – NGLY1.org. The aim of the collaboration is to identify small molecule therapeutics for NGLY1 Deficiency, the first ever Congenital Disorder of De-Glycosylation, and will encompass a wide variety of both biology & chemistry related efforts throughout its duration.

Please see here for full announcement. 

Beth Aselage

Patient Advocacy & Alliance Development Specialist

Office: 760.237.4133

Email: Elizabeth.Aselage@Retrophin.com


3721 Valley Center Drive, Suite #200

San Diego, CA, 92131


Postdoctoral Fellow Position

The Gagneux Laboratory at University of California San Diego seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow to work on interactions between Influenza A viruses (IAV) and biomimetic glycan probes.

Please see the full advertisement here.

Email Dr. Pascal Gagneux (pgagneux@ucsd.edu)

Information Technology Position - Omicron Biochemicals, Inc.

Omicron Biochemicals Inc., a biotechnology company, is seeking qualified applicants to fill a part-time position to manage a web site, company database, marketing materials, and related IT functions.

Please see full advertisement here. 

Please contact: Anthony Serianni at aseriann@nd.edu, or to: IT Job Application, Omicron Biochemicals, Inc., 115 South Hill Street, South Bend, IN 46617.

Carbohydrate and Polysaccharide Chemist

A PhD position has opened up in the group of: Juniorprofessur Holztechnologie und Holzchemie“ at the Georg-August-University of Goettingen.

Please see the full advertisement here. 

All correspondance directed to:

Prof. Dr. Kai Zhang - Email: kzhang1@gwdg.de 

Chemily Glycoscience - Posted July 7, 2017

Chemily Glycoscience is a manufacturer of glycan libraries, glyco-enzymes, and carbohydrate-based biochemicals. We are currently looking to fulfill 3 positions. More information about the positions is attached here.

You can visit our website: www.chemilyglycoscience.com.

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Public Notice - 2018

The annual Tax Return and books of the U.S. Advisory Commmittee for the International Carbohydrate Symposia Inc., for 2017 are available for public inspection. Contact Peter Andreana. (USPS - 05/15/2018 - 3882710109).

Public Notice - 2017

The annual Tax Return and books of the U.S. Advisory Commmittee for the International Carbohydrate Symposia Inc., for 2016 are available for public inspection.  Contact Peter Andreana.  (USPS - 04/08/2017 - 0001191488).

29th International Carbohydrate Symposium, Lisbon Portugal

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Latest News

Congratulations are in order for David Crich for winning the 2018 Whistler Award.  David is the Schaap Professor of Organic Chemistry at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.  He will receive the award at the upcoming ICS 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal.

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Kamil Godula named 2017 Cottrell Scholar!

Congratulations are in order for Kamil Gudla who has been selected as a 2017 Cottrell Scholar by the Research Corporation.  Please see News for more info.

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Laura Kiessling is the first woman to win the Tetrahedron Prize for Creativity in Organic Chemistry, awarded annually for creativity in organic chemistry or bioorganic and medicinal chemistry.  CONGRATULATIONS LAURA!

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The CARB Division wants to congratulate winners of the following 2017 CARB Division Awards:

Melville L. Wolfrom Award - Nicola Pohl, Indiana University, USA

Horace S. Isbell Award - Hien M. Nguyen, University of Iowa, USA

David Y. Gin Young Investigator Award - Ratmir Derda, University of Alberta, Canada

Derek Horton Award - Lajos Szente, The CycloLab Ltd., Hungary

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Election Results 2018

Congratulations are in order for:

Alexei Demchenko has won the Chair-Elect 

Amit Basu and Zbigniew Witczak have won Member-At-Large

Xuefei Huang has won Awards Committee

Geert-Jan Boons has won the Treasurer

Anthony Serianni has won the Councilor

Hien Nguyen has won the Althernate Councilor

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Congratulations to Prof. Carolyn Bertozzi on recieving the 2017 ACS Arthur C. Cope Award.  For more information please see this link!

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The 2017 winner of the Hudson Award is David Crich, Schaap Professor of Organic Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.

For more information click here!

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Check out the Division's Fall 2018 Newsletter!

Ideas for Future Carbohydrate Division Symposia

If you have ideas for future Carbohydrate Division symposia, these can be directed to Steven J. Sucheck, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Toledo, OH 43606 USA. Phone: 1-419-530-1930  Email: steve.sucheck@utoledo.edu

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