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Clones in bones – Looking for international PhD applicant at Monash University

Posted by on February 13th, 2019

International PhD student opportunity – Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute. Monash University Studying the clonal dynamics of cartilage stem cells during normal and perturbed bone growth   Looking for an international PhD applicant to be enrolled in Monash University doctoral program under the supervision of Dr Alberto Rosello-Diez ( and Long bones grow by forming[…]

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Vascular Development at Washington University

Posted by on February 10th, 2019

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Vascular Development at Washington University  Seeking applicants for postdoctoral fellowship positions in the lab of Dr. Amber Stratman at Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Cell Biology and Physiology.  The laboratory takes a multimodal approach to studying vascular development utilizing zebrafish, specialized 3-dimensional in vitro assays, and genomics to identify pathways[…]

Your chance to organise a Company of Biologists Workshop

Posted by on January 31st, 2019

The Company of Biologists, as well as publishing Development and four other journals and offering travel and conference grants, runs a successful series of Workshops. The Workshops provide leading experts and early career scientists from a diverse range of scientific backgrounds with a stimulating environment for the cross-fertilisation of interdisciplinary ideas. The programmes are carefully developed[…]

Embryos on the front, embryologists on the back

Posted by on January 23rd, 2019

Applications for Embryology 2019 are due on February 1. Apply here! In this post, I share how I learned about the Embryology course, what made me apply and what I brought back from it.   Nerdy embryology t-shirts A couple of months ago, I was attending a scientific conference on cell fate in Roscoff, northern[…]

Group leaders in Developmental Biology & Neuroscience – Paris

Posted by on January 23rd, 2019

The Institute of Biology of the École Normale Supérieure (IBENS) is seeking to recruit group leaders in Developmental Biology and Neuroscience.   IBENS develops advanced and original studies aiming at discovering basic mechanisms and principles that underlie biological processes. Located in the heart of Paris, IBENS hosts 28 research teams organized into four main research[…]

Postdoc and PhD stu­dent po­s­i­tions in cell bio­logy / neuro­bi­o­logy / bio­chem­istry

Posted by on January 15th, 2019

The University of Helsinki is a leading Nordic university with a preeminent role in life science research. Helsinki Institute of Life Science, HiLIFE, is a new life science institute at the University of Helsinki supporting high quality research across campuses and life science faculties. The Cellular Individuality group led by Assistant Professor Juha Saarikangas is[…]

Postdoctoral Fellow on Protein and RNA Homeostasis at Johns Hopkins University

Posted by on January 13th, 2019

Highly motivated postdoctoral candidates are invited to lead several new projects to address fundamental questions in protein and RNA homeostasis related to neurodegenerative diseases in the laboratory of Jiou Wang. Experimental approaches, including biochemistry, genetics, and cell biology, from invertebrate to mammalian systems are employed. New techniques applied in the lab include iPSC neurons, genome[…]

Postgraduate position at Yale University

Posted by on January 9th, 2019

The Giraldez Lab  at Yale University is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic research assistant, interested in developing skills in molecular biology and genetics. Our lab uses zebrafish as a model system to study the genetic factors and molecular pathways that regulate early embryonic development. Research topics focus on brain development, disease models, and molecular[…]

Embryology 2018: A good experience and a good story

Posted by on January 7th, 2019

Embryology 2019 application is due February 1, 2019. Go apply!! ( If that is not enough, check out my evaluation of my course experience. Embryology 2018: I evaluate experiences by this basic philosophy: Some things are a good experience, some are a good story. When I’m lucky, sometimes they are both. My summer at #Embryo2018 had all three[…]

Postdoctoral position – Quantitative developmental biology – Zebrafish

Posted by on December 11th, 2018

We are seeking outstanding postdoctoral candidates to join the Campas lab at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Our group uses interdisciplinary and quantitative approaches to study the formation of tissues and organs during zebrafish embryonic development. We are interested in connecting the molecular and cellular process that orchestrate embryogenesis with the physical/mechanical processes that[…]