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Independent Research Group Leaders in Stem Cell Science

Posted by on December 2nd, 2016

                      The Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute is founded on the concept that deep understanding of stem cell biology will contribute to transforming future healthcare ( In 2018 we will move into a new purpose built building adjacent to Addenbrooke’s Hospital[…]

Open Science Communicator

Posted by on November 29th, 2016

We are seeking a successful and young postdoc candidate who can figure as Open Science Communicator at the Centre for Integrative Biology (CIBIO of the University of Trento. The candidate will have the chance to apply, jointly with CIBIO, to a 3-years project aimed to communicate knowledge and innovation generated at CIBIO and to[…]

Postdoctoral Scientist in Fish Heart Regeneration – University of Oxford

Posted by on November 28th, 2016

Postdoctoral Scientist in Fish Heart Regeneration Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Oxford Grade 7: Salary in the range £31,076 – £32,004 p.a. Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Scientist to join Professor Mathilda Mommersteeg’s laboratory to work on a project focussed on identifying the mechanisms underlying fish heart regeneration using the Mexican cavefish,[…]

Technical Research Assistant II. Pourquie lab. Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Posted by on November 23rd, 2016

Job Location: Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Development of Musculo-Skeletal Axis/Pourquié Lab, Boston MA JOB SUMMARY: Working under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator and on a day-to-day basis instructed by the Lab manager and Project supervisor(s) to contribute to research activities and lab operations to reach scientific goals. In accordance with established hospital policies[…]

PhD and postdoc positions in Luschnig Lab to study tricellular junctions

Posted by on November 22nd, 2016

The group of Stefan Luschnig at the Cluster of Excellence “Cells in Motion” (CiM) and the Institute of Neurobiology, University of Münster, invites applications for a PhD student and postdoc position The positions are available from February 2017 for three years. The Luschnig group investigates developmental, cellular, and molecular aspects of epithelial biology using a[…]

Science Portfolio Adviser/Developer – Cellular and Developmental Sciences

Posted by on November 21st, 2016

Wellcome exists to improve health for everyone by helping great ideas to thrive. We’re a global charitable foundation, both politically and financially independent. We support scientists and researchers, take on big problems, fuel imaginations and spark debate.   We are seeking up to two Science Portfolio Advisers or Developers to contribute to managing the Cellular[…]

Postdoctoral position in mouse genetics and developmental biology

Posted by on November 18th, 2016

A postdoctoral position is available to study the cellular basis of morphogenesis in vertebrate craniofacial development. This work will integrate mouse molecular genetic and human iPSC approaches with live cell imaging, cell biology and biochemistry to study signaling mechanisms in development, and how this signaling goes wrong in congenital disease (e.g. PLos Biology 2015 13(4):[…]

8 Fully-funded PhD studentships at Warwick-A*STAR Singapore

Posted by on November 18th, 2016

The Warwick – A*STAR Research Attachment Programme offers fully funded 4 year PhD studentships in Molecular Cell Biology and Microbiology, with students spending 2 years at Warwick and 2 years in Singapore at an A*STAR institute. See available projects here: Applications for 2017 entry are currently OPEN. Academic Requirements A strong 1st or an upper 2nd undergraduate degree[…]

Call for applications for David Fell Research Fellowships at Oxford Brookes

Posted by on November 18th, 2016

3 David Fell Research Fellowships now available here at Oxford Brookes. Great opportunity to start an independent research group in development or evodevo. For informal enquiries please contact Alistair McGregor: Further details and how to apply:   (No Ratings Yet) Loading…

Postdoctoral positions in Wnts and Stem Cell Biology field

Posted by on November 17th, 2016

Research Area Keywords:  Wnt signaling, Stem cells, Development, Neuromesodermal progenitors   Position Description:  New postdoc positions are available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Terry Yamaguchi at the National Cancer Institute at Frederick. The group investigates how Wnt signals regulate the gene regulatory networks that control the fate of embryonic and adult stem cells. Current projects focus[…]