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Postdoctoral researcher or experienced research technicians interested in spine and cartilage development and disease research

Posted by on February 22nd, 2017

Positions are available in the Gray Laboratory within the Dell Pediatrics Research Institute at University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. The primary research focus of these positions will be to utilize novel zebrafish and cartilage cell culture models to study the genetic susceptibilities of spine and cartilage diseases.  One of the major focuses[…]

Postdoctoral fellowship “Light sheet microscopy and computational image analysis of early animal morphogenesis” at IBDM Marseille

Posted by on February 14th, 2017

We are seeking to recruit a postdoctoral fellow to develop and apply high resolution light sheet microscopy in order to image cytoskeletal networks and adhesion complexes in developing embryos (e.g. Drosophila). We have recently developed a light sheet microscope for fast 3D imaging and we aim at including a new illumination scheme to achieve higher[…]

PhD Studentship/Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship (Fixed Term)

Posted by on February 13th, 2017

PhD Studentship   Live imaging of mouse peri- and post-implantation morphogenesis     Fixed-term:  The funds for this post are available for three years.   ImageInLife is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (MSCA-ITN)  funded by the European Commission Horizon 2020 programme and focused on the training of European experts in multilevel bio-imaging, analysis and[…]

BBSRC iCase 4 Year PhD Studentship

Posted by on February 10th, 2017

Decoding the network logic for resetting pluripotency – Collaborative Stem Cell Research PhD Studentship with Microsoft Research – re-advertised, revised closing date 31st March 2017 Outline Project Description: Interdisciplinary project at the interface of stem cell research and computational modelling Delineation of network trajectories for cellular reprogramming at single cell resolution Combination of wet lab research[…]

PhD Scholarship – The Role of Cell Polarity in Tissue Repair

Posted by on February 7th, 2017

(A/Prof Helena Richardson’s & Prof Patrick Humbert’s laboratories at the Department of Biochemistry & Genetics, La Trobe Institute of Molecular Sciences (LIMS), La Trobe University Melbourne Campus (Bundoora)   We offer a PhD scholarship to an exceptional student (who has achieved a H1 Honours or equivalent) to determine how cell polarity perturbations affect signalling pathways in[…]

PhD Scholarship – Embryo Development and Craniofacial Defects Research

Posted by on February 7th, 2017

A Ph.D. scholarship offered to an exceptional student, to investigate genetic mechanisms which underpin vertebrate birth defects, with a particular focus on craniofacial defects such as cleft palate.   This scholarship will be offered to an independent, proactive, forward thinking and enthusiastic candidate, who wishes to forge an independent career in science.   Applicants should[…]

Postdoctoral Position Developmental and Cancer Biology

Posted by on February 6th, 2017

An NIH-funded postdoctoral researcher position is available immediately in Dr. Nadia Dahmane laboratory at Cornell University-Weill Cornell Medicine in the Department of Neurological Surgery to study the transcriptional regulation of normal brain development and brain tumor progression. Our group uses cell biology, mouse genetics, biochemical and genomic approaches to decipher the cellular and molecular mechanisms[…]

Research Technician position near Washington DC

Posted by on February 3rd, 2017

A position (#122764) is available immediately for a Research Technician/Faculty Specialist to contribute to our studies in neural crest and placodes. The Technician will conduct research, assist in the training of students, and take part in the management of the laboratory of Dr. Lisa Taneyhill at the University of Maryland. Laboratory skills should include the ability[…]

Reviews Editor, Development – maternity cover

Posted by on February 1st, 2017

Reviews Editor, Development – maternity cover Based in Cambridge, UK   We are currently seeking applications for the role of Reviews Editor at Development. This is a temporary position (maternity cover) anticipated to last up to 12 months, starting June 2017.   Joining an experienced and successful team, this is an exciting opportunity to make[…]

Research Associate/Assistant post at University College London

Posted by on January 30th, 2017

Applications are invited for a Research Assistant/Associate within the Division of Infection & Immunity at University College London in Dr Gillian Tomlinson’s laboratory. We are seeking a highly motivated individual interested in integrating cutting-edge human and zebrafish models to study the immunopathogenesis of tuberculosis. The post is funded by a Medical Research Council Clinician Scientist[…]