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Postdoctoral position in matrix biology and development

Posted by on April 1st, 2017

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Sophie Astrof to study roles of cell-extracellular matrix interactions in cardiovascular development and disease using cell biological approaches and mouse model system. The project will involve investigation of signaling by extracellular matrix in development and differentiation, utilizing state-of-the art imaging and genetic approaches. In our lab, we use[…]

Postdoctoral Research Associate – Ovary Development

Posted by on March 28th, 2017

This is a 3 year Fixed Term contract We are seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated and productive postdoctoral research associate to join a BBSRC-funded research project investigating the formation of primordial follicles in the developing mammalian ovary, led by Dr Andrew Childs, Lecturer in the Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences (Royal Veterinary College, University of[…]

Postdoctoral position studying cell death of motor neurons

Posted by on March 28th, 2017

  Two years postdoctoral position at INSERM U1065 (C3M)-team 3, Nice, France on the study of cell death of motor neurons. Starting ASAP.   A two-year postdoctoral position starting ASAP, funded by the French National Research Agency is available in the ‘Metabolic control of cell death’ team (INSERM U1065), located at the Archet Hospital in[…]

Project Scientist in Exosome Biology

Posted by on March 27th, 2017

The Department of Neurology at the University of California, Irvine anticipates an opening for an Assistant Project Scientist in the Translational Laboratory and Biorepository (TLaB). This position requires solid background in experimental design and fluency in the use of technology germane to investigations of exosomes, including but not limited to, in vitro and in vivo[…]

Postdoctoral Fellow in Stem Cell Biology and Pharmacogenomics

Posted by on March 27th, 2017

A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Paul Burridge in the Department of Pharmacology and the Center for Pharmacogenomics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL. Successful candidates will participate in NIH- and AHA-funded projects to study the application of human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs) in predictive medicine. Our goal[…]

Postdoctoral position in mouse craniofacial development (New York City)

Posted by on March 27th, 2017

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Philippe Soriano to study craniofacial morphogenesis regulated by FGF, PDGF and downstream signaling pathways in the mouse embryo. Creative, interactive but independent, and highly motivated applicants are in particular invited to apply. Qualifications include a strong background in developmental biology, expertise in molecular/cell biology, systems biology, cell[…]

Internship on the Node

Posted by on March 27th, 2017

The Company of Biologists and its journal Development are looking for an intern, through the BBSRC DTP/PIPS or equivalent schemes, to help run the successful community website ‘the Node’ . This is a great opportunity to gain experience in the rapidly growing online science communication environment, to develop writing skills, and to learn about academic publishing.[…]

PhD position on tricellular junction dynamics in Drosophila at Münster, Germany

Posted by on March 25th, 2017

The Cluster of Excellence ”Cells in Motion“ (CiM) at the University of Münster invites applications for a   PhD student position (Salary Scale 13 TV-L / 65%) on   Dynamics of tricellular junctions in Drosophila   in the group of Prof. Stefan Luschnig at the Institute of Neurobiology. The position will start at the earliest[…]

Postdoctoral scientist in genomics of human stem cell differentiation at Cincinnati Children’s

Posted by on March 9th, 2017

We seek a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to spear head research investigating the genomic basis of transcriptional specificity of cell signaling during the directed differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into the digestive and respiratory organoids. The goal is to understand how different transcriptional programs are activated by the same cell signaling pathways, at different[…]

BBSRC iCase 4 Year PhD Studentship (Lee – Fellows)

Posted by on March 8th, 2017

Department/Location: Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute Reference: PS11650 Closing date: 31 March 2017 Collaborative PhD Studentship with Astra Zeneca Elucidating cellular behaviours and potential oncogenicity utilising in vitro organoid culture system Project Description Department name: Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge Supervisors: Primary: Dr Joo-Hyeon Lee (University of Cambridge)[…]