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Postdoctoral Research Associate (Hendrich Lab)

Posted by on May 3rd, 2016

Department/Location: Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge Salary: £28,982-£29,847 Reference: PS08402 Closing date: 22 May 2016 Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance. The Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Stem Cell Institute at the University of Cambridge provides outstanding[…]

Developmental Biology, Neuroscience and Reproduction PhD Projects in New Zealand.

Posted by on April 28th, 2016

Applications are invited for PhD projects in the Department of Anatomy at the University of Otago, New Zealand. Competitive PhD scholarship funding is available. See the following link for project description and the application process. Applications due by the 17th of MAY 2016 (No Ratings Yet) Loading…

Postdoctoral position in Cell and Developmental biology

Posted by on April 26th, 2016

Position Description:  A postdoc position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Terry Yamaguchi at the National Cancer Institute at Frederick, MD, USA. The group investigates how Wnt signals regulate the gene regulatory networks that control the fate of embryonic and adult stem cells. Our current research focuses on understanding how Wnts regulate the self-renewal and differentiation[…]

Research Assistant (Fixed Term)

Posted by on April 25th, 2016

Applications are invited for a 2 year Wellcome Trust funded Research Assistant position to join an international team in the Department of Genetics in central Cambridge. The project is led by Dr Ben Steventon and is aimed towards understanding the role of gene expression heterogeneity in the control of neural/mesodermal cell fate decisions during the[…]

Bioinformatics postdoctoral position at the Evolutionary and Functional Genomics LAB

Posted by on April 25th, 2016

The Evolutionary and Functional Genomics Lab led by Josefa González is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to join our research team at the Institute of Evolutionary Biology (CSIC-UPF). The postdoctoral researcher will work on a project funded by a European Research Council Consolidator Grant that aims at identifying the genetic basis, the molecular mechanisms,[…]

Drosophila Research Technician

Posted by on April 21st, 2016

Location: University of Exeter Research Group: James Wakefield ( Salary scale: £19,828 – £25,023 Duration: 1st June 2016 – 31st August 2018 (with possible 3 yr renewal) We wish to recruit a Research Technician to support the work of Dr James Wakefield.  The successful applicant will assist Dr Wakefield in the day-to-day management of the[…]

Postdoctoral position in cell/developmental biology at Edinburgh University

Posted by on April 20th, 2016

A postdoctoral position is available to study the developmental mechanisms that pattern differentiation during organ development. Epithelial tubes often have a functional polarity written along their P-D axis, with specialised segments carrying out distinct physiological activities. With a handful of notable exceptions, we know little about how P-D axes and segment-specific differentiation are regulated during[…]

Postdoc in tissue repair/ regeneration at Institut Pasteur

Posted by on April 19th, 2016

One ERC-funded postdoctoral position is available at the Institut Pasteur (Paris, France), in the recently created Research Unit “Stroma, Inflammation & Tissue Repair”, Department of Immunology. Our group is investigating tissue injury/repair, inflammation and fibrosis, more specifically the role of mesenchymal subpopulations and vascular niches in these processes. In this project, you will use mice[…]

Three Group Leader Positions at DanStem: Stem Cell Biology, Pancreatic Cancer and Bioengineering (Fixed-term, 6 years)

Posted by on April 13th, 2016

The Novo Nordisk Foundation Section for Basic Stem Cell Biology, Danish Stem Cell Center, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences University of Copenhagen The University seeks to appoint three Group Leaders in Pancreatic Cancer, Stem Cell Biology and Bioengineering to The Novo Nordisk Foundation Section for Basic Stem Cell Biology (BasicStem) at the Danish Stem[…]

‘Rising Stars’ fellowships (based at Welsh institutions)

Posted by on April 8th, 2016

‘Rising Star’ fellowships will be very prestigious and highly competitive positions, designed to attract the very best ‘rising stars’ of academic research. ‘Rising star’ packages will be funded at approximately £0.2m per annum and can involve collaboration with relevant commercial or third sector organisations ‘Rising Star’ applications can be submitted at any time. Eligibility Criteria[…]