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Research Assistant at Genetics, University of Cambridge (Germline Development)

Posted by on June 19th, 2018

The Karam Teixeira lab ( at the University of Cambridge (Department of Genetics) is looking to recruit a Research Assistant to support a range of projects being carried out in our research group. We are primarily interested in germline development (stem cell regulation and genome defense mechanisms) and we use the Drosophila ovary as a model system[…]

Post-doctoral position at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Posted by on June 18th, 2018

Post-doctoral positions are available in Dr. Samantha Brugmann’s lab to study vertebrate craniofacial development and disease, with an emphasis on the role of the primary cilium in these processes. For information about specific research areas see   Qualifications: Applicants should possess a Ph.D. in a relevant field, such as Biology, Biochemistry, Genetics or another[…]

PhD in nerve/tumor interactions and nervous system development

Posted by on June 18th, 2018

Applications are invited from highly motivated individuals dedicated to peruse a PhD and who are interested in nerve/tumour interactions and nervous system development.    PROJECT DESCRIPTION During tumour progression nerves and tumours interact resulting in tumour cells using nerves as a metastatic route out of the organ, through a process called perineural invasion (PNI). While this[…]

Postdoctoral position at the Hubrecht & MERLN Institutes. Stem cell-based blastoids. Lab of Nicolas Rivron.

Posted by on June 12th, 2018

Hubrecht Institute for developmental biology and stem cell research. MERLN Institute for technology-driven regenerative medicine. Laboratory for stem cell-based development. 2 years The Netherlands   A two-year postdoctoral position is available at the laboratory for stem cell-based development headed by Nicolas Rivron. The laboratory is located at the MERLN institute for technology-driven regenerative medicine (Maastricht)[…]

Postdoctoral position in the functional analysis of autism risk genes

Posted by on June 12th, 2018

An NIH-funded post-doctoral position is available in the Hoffman Lab at Yale University School of Medicine.   Our lab studies the function of genes involved in autism spectrum disorders at the cellular, molecular, and circuit levels. To do this, we use zebrafish as a model system due to their transparent larvae and amenability to high-throughput[…]

Multiple Postdoctoral Fellow Positions at
 Johns Hopkins University

Posted by on June 11th, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellow positions (can join anytime between 2018 summer to 2019 spring) are available in Lee laboratory at Johns Hopkins University. These positions are not only for stem cell experts, but rather for who has expertise on non-stem cell fields.   Here are the focused research areas for this hiring for 3-4 Postdoctoral Fellows. – Neurodegeneration (Alzheimer’s[…]

10 PhD Positions at the CRC 1348 “Dynamic Cellular Interfaces: Formation and Function”, Münster, Germany

Posted by on June 11th, 2018

            The Collaborative Research Centre 1348 “Dynamic Cellular Interfaces: Formation and Function” at the University of Münster, Germany, invites applications for   10 PhD Positions (salary level E13 TV-L, 65%) Projects are available from the earliest possible date for three years. Currently, the regular full employment time is 39 hours[…]

Postdoctoral Position in Mouse Oogenesis.

Posted by on June 5th, 2018

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Lei Lei, in the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan Medical School.   The research in the Lei lab focuses on cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying mammalian oogenesis. We are particularly interested in how the primordial follicle pool (i.e. ovarian reserve) forms[…]

Postdoctoral position on the mechanobiology of vertebrate morphogenesis

Posted by on June 4th, 2018

The Nerurkar Lab is looking for Postdoctoral Researchers with an interest in the interplay between molecular and mechanical aspects of vertebrate morphogenesis. Using the chick embryo, we combine live in vivo imaging, embryology and molecular genetics with engineering and physics approaches to study how developmental signals modulate physical forces that shape the embryo, and how[…]

Lab Technician University of Utah

Posted by on June 4th, 2018

Looking to conduct research in molecular biology and genetics? We are looking for a lab technician to assist in research on muscle stem cells, development, regeneration, disease, and evolution. More details about our research can be found at Technician will assist in management of a mouse colony as well as conduct supervised research (leading to[…]