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Postdoctoral Position in Cardiovascular Development

Posted by on June 23rd, 2017

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Sophie Astrof at Thomas Jefferson University to study roles of cell-extracellular matrix interactions during cardiovascular development and disease. My laboratory utilizes genetics, cell biology and confocal imaging to elucidate developmental and molecular mechanisms of aortic arch artery patterning and the formation of the cardiac outflow[…]

Postdoctoral position, Developmental Genetics, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Posted by on June 22nd, 2017

A postdoctoral position is immediately available at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado in David Clouthier’s lab to study molecular mechanisms regulating facial morphogenesis. The laboratory is currently investigating the molecular and cellular functions of basic helix-loop-helix transcription factors and non-coding RNAs in facial development, with an emphasis on understanding the[…]

Postdoctoral position, Genetics and Development of Morphological Evolution, University of Oklahoma

Posted by on June 21st, 2017

A postdoctoral position is available in J.P. Masly‚Äôs lab at the University of Oklahoma ( to study the genetic, developmental, and evolutionary bases of morphological variation among Drosophila species. Our research focuses on understanding how evolutionary change at the genetic level directs variation in development that gives rise to species-specific phenotypic differences. The successful candidate[…]

Post-doc in evolutionary and developmental genetics at UPenn

Posted by on June 20th, 2017

Kamberov Laboratory, Department of Genetics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, USA. Post-doctoral positions are available in the field of evolutionary and developmental genetics. Our lab’s research focuses on unraveling the developmental networks and genetic changes that underlie the divergence of humans from other species and for the diversity of[…]

Postdoctoral Position in Signaling Mechanisms during Organogenesis at the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, La Jolla, California

Posted by on June 20th, 2017

An NIH-funded postdoctoral position is available to investigate the signaling functions of retinoic acid (RA) during mouse embryo development. Our laboratory has reviewed recent advances in this field: Cunningham, T.J. and Duester, G. Mechanisms of retinoic acid signalling and its roles in organ and limb development. Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology 16: 110-123 (2015).  […]

Postdoc in gene regulation to join The Ferretti group at DanStem

Posted by on June 16th, 2017

We are seeking a highly motivated and ambitious candidate to join the research activities within our stem cell and developmental biology projects. About us DanStem comprises of two sections: The Novo Nordisk Foundation Section for Basic Stem Cell Biology that addresses basic research questions in stem cell and developmental biology (BasicStem). The Strategic Translational Stem[…]

Postdoc position, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Posted by on June 15th, 2017

Job details A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Regenerative Medicine Laboratory of Sabine Fuhrmann at the Vanderbilt Eye Institute to study development, morphogenesis and regeneration of the mammalian eye. The position is fully funded for 2 years with the possibility of additional funding. Research in the lab focuses on tissue-tissue interactions and cellular[…]

Bioinformatics position at the Danish Stem Cell Center

Posted by on June 14th, 2017

The offered position will provide bioinformatics support to our scientists, with focus on planning, processing, and analysing transcriptomic and epigenomic next-generation sequencing (NGS) data. The Danish Stem Cell Center (DanStem) at Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen is looking for a Bioinformatician to join the DanStem Bioinformatic Group starting from[…]

Postdoc position in lymphatic vasculature development

Posted by on June 12th, 2017

POSTDOCTORAL POSITION is available to study different aspects of lymphatic vasculature development and metabolism in health and disease. Some of the projects include the characterization of the cellular and molecular mechanisms controlling the development of the lymphatic vasculature, endothelial cell plasticity and reprogramming, as well as different aspects related to lymphatic function and metabolism. Highly[…]

Postdoc position, Cambridge, UK

Posted by on June 12th, 2017

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available in the Conduit lab to study the role of the nuclear envelope in centrosome assembly. Our lab studies how microtubule formation is regulated in cells, including how microtubule organising centres (MTOCs) are assembled. The post-holder will use Drosophila melanogaster to follow up on our recent discover that the[…]