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Gene Targeting Specialist – Babraham Institute

Posted by on June 18th, 2019

Location: Babraham Institute Starting salary: £36,500 to £45,500 per annum Contract type: Permanent Closing date: 10 July 2019 We are seeking a proactive and highly motivated individual to deliver gene targeting capabilities at the Babraham Institute.  The successful applicant will work closely with scientific staff and will be embedded in the Epigenetics Programme in order to[…]

2 Fully-Funded Postdoc Positions in Regenerative Medicine

Posted by on June 17th, 2019

Rita Levi-Montalcini Postdoctoral Fellowship in Regenerative Medicine The Center of Regenerative Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for Rita Levi-Montalcini Postdoctoral Fellows in Regenerative Medicine program. These fellowships honor Rita Levi-Montalcini, whose Nobel-winning discovery of Nerve Growth Factor was among the first regenerative biology research to be done at WUSTL. The Center[…]

Research Assistant/Associate – Bioinformatics (Smith Lab)

Posted by on June 13th, 2019

Department/Location: Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute Salary: £26,243 – £30,395 or £30,395 – £39,609 Reference: PS19502 Closing date: 10 July 2019 The Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute is an international centre of excellence for stem cell research and regenerative medicine. Scientists in the Institute collaborate[…]

Research Associates (Molecular Embryology and Molecular Biology/Biochemistry) (Smith Lab)

Posted by on June 13th, 2019

Department/Location: Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute Salary: £32,236-£39,609 Reference: PS18395 Closing date: 10 July 2019   The Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute is an international centre of excellence for stem cell research and regenerative medicine. Scientists in the Institute collaborate to advance our knowledge of[…]

PhD “How do cells assemble actin networks of specific identities?” – Michelot Team, IBDM, Marseille, France

Posted by on June 13th, 2019

Keywords: Actin cytoskeleton; Yeast genetics; Cell imaging and Single molecule imaging. The actin cytoskeleton is a complex and dynamic system involved in several force-generating processes such as cell motility or cell division [1]. Depending on their function in cells, actin filaments can be organized into different structures. For example, crawling cells form a lamellipodium made[…]

Position for a Cell / Developmental Biologist or Biophysicist at the University of Geneva (Switzerland)

Posted by on June 12th, 2019

In the context of a multidisciplinary study funded by an ERC advanced grant, the Milinkovitch lab offers one position for an outstanding, highly motivated, and creative experimental wet-lab biologist or biophysicist (at the Post-doc level or, possibly, PhD student level) with strong skills in Cell and Developmental Biology as well as experience in Biophysics. The[…]

Postdoc Position: Visible Ape & Dissemination

Posted by on June 11th, 2019

Postdoc Position: Visible Ape & Dissemination Hiring Institution: Howard Univ.; Posted: 06-11-2019; Duration PostDoc: Sept2019-Aug2022 A postdoctoral researcher is sought to join the Rui Diogo lab (www.ruidiogolab.com), at the Howard University College of Medicine, Department of Anatomy (Washington DC).   Within the field, this is one of the labs with a higher impact, number of[…]

Postdoctoral Fellow on Protein and RNA Homeostasis at Johns Hopkins University

Posted by on June 11th, 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[…]

PhD position available in annelid Evo-Devo in the Meyer Lab

Posted by on June 5th, 2019

A PhD position is available in the laboratory of Néva P. Meyer at Clark University in Worcester, MA USA (https://wordpress.clarku.edu/nmeyer/) beginning as early as August 2019 as follows: Spiralians are a great group of animals to study evolution of body plans in part because many spiralian taxa develop via a stereotypic and likely ancestral cleavage[…]

Research Assistant I, II, or III – Biology, Ecology, and Evolution of Aging and Maternal Effects

Posted by on June 5th, 2019

The Marine Biological Laboratory seeks a highly motivated individual to join the laboratory of Dr. Kristin Gribble in the full time position of Research Assistant I, II, or III.  The successful applicant will contribute to our projects on the biology of aging, maternal effects on offspring health and lifespan, life history, evolution, and ecology using[…]