Positions with the Lindsley Lab/VCNDD


The Lindsley Lab and the Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery (VCNDD) are currenty seeking candidates for both Postdoctoral Researcher and Medicinal Chemist positions. These positions will be locates at our state of the art drug discovery center in the Cool Springs area of Franklin, Tennessee (about 15 miles south of the University).

Postdoctoral Researcher


We currently are not seeking Postdoctoral Researcher candidates. We appreciate you’re interest, and check back from time to time as we will post openings as they arise.


Medicinal Chemist


We are not seeking Medicinal Chemists at this time. Check back every now and again as this will be updated when we are. When that time comes, our ideal candidate will have their B.S./M.S./Ph.D., a comprehensive background in synthetic chemistry, the ability to develop and interpret SAR, and incorporate DMPK findings into compound design. Previous experience in CNS therapeutic area is also preferred.

All positions require excellent communication and computer skills, the ability to work under moderate supervision and a high level of motivation and creativity. We offer competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience. Vanderbilt University is an equal opportunity employer.



If you have any questions, or would like more information, please email Prof. Darren Engers.