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Post Doc, PhD student, and tech position available to studying Wnt trafficking in vertebrates at the LSI Exeter

Posted by on October 30th, 2018

Several MRC-funded positions are available in the Scholpp lab in the Living Systems Institute (LSI) at the University of Exeter to elucidate various aspects of cytoneme-mediated Wnt trafficking in vertebrates. We are looking for a Postdoc (3years, starting in Spring 2019), two PhD students (3.5years, starting in Autumn 2019, UK/EU only), and a Tech (2years,[…]

Post docs in developmental vascular biology

Posted by on October 28th, 2018

Several postdoctoral positions are available in the group of Taija Mäkinen at Uppsala University. The lab studies fundamental mechanisms of tissue morphogenesis in the vascular system. The aim is to understand how endothelial cells communicate with each other and the tissue environment to co-ordinate vascular morphogenesis and formation of functionally specialised blood and lymphatic vessel[…]

MRC WIMM Prize Studentships 2019 – Centre for Computational Biology

Posted by on October 26th, 2018

Are you interested in applying mathematics, statistics or deep learning/machine learning to biomedical problems? Apply now for a MRC WIMM Prize Studentship, to start in October 2019.  The studentship is fully-funded for four years, including a stipend of £18,000 p.a. and all University and College fees paid. Applicants with a background in Physics, Mathematics, Engineering,[…]

Postdoc: mechanobiology of bone development and regeneration

Posted by on October 25th, 2018

Position Summary: A postdoctoral position is available in the Developmental Mechanobiology and Regeneration lab of Joel Boerckel at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA, USA ( Our laboratory is housed in the Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Bioengineering and studies how mechanical cues direct morphogenesis, repair, and regeneration.  A major focus of the lab[…]

Post-doctoral position in the Charalambous lab

Posted by on October 25th, 2018

A Postdoctoral position is available in the Charalambous lab in the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at King’s College, London. Our team investigates genetic and epigenetic determinants of mammalian body composition. The candidate will be part of an exciting collaboration with the University of Bath, investigating the role of imprinted genes in adipose tissue[…]

Postdoc available: “Protein Sorting in the Maturation of Inner Ear Cells”

Posted by on October 24th, 2018

A full time Research Fellow position is available at the UCL Ear Institute to work on a BBSRC-funded project with Dr Dan Jagger (@AuditoryNerves), Dr Nico Daudet (@daudet_n) & Prof Andrew Forge. The project involves a collaboration with Dr Mireille Montcouquiol (Bordeaux, France; @PlanarPolarityT). The post-holder will be expected to carry out imaging (super-resolution confocal imaging,[…]


Posted by on October 23rd, 2018

The Department of Biology within the College of Natural and Health Sciences at The University of Tampa invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in developmental biology beginning in August 2019.   The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive, residentially based private institution of 9,200 undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally situated[…]

PhD positions in computational biology of stem cells & regeneration

Posted by on October 23rd, 2018

We are looking for ambitious and motivated postgraduate candidates to join the new computational biology group, led by Dr. Linus Schumacher, at the MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine in Edinburgh. The group is using expertise in mathematical modelling of cellular processes in development and collective behaviour in biological systems, with a recent focus on stem[…]

MRC WIMM Prize PhD Studentships 2019

Posted by on October 23rd, 2018

The MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine (WIMM) has fully funded 4-year Prize PhD (DPhil) Studentships available to start in October 2019. These Studentships are open to outstanding students of any nationality who wish to train in experimental and/or computational biology. The Institute is a world leading molecular and cell biology centre that focuses on[…]

The Turing Centre for Living Systems is recruiting a lead Data analyst/scientist

Posted by on October 22nd, 2018

The Turing Centre for Living Systems is seeking a highly motivated research engineer to fill the post of ‘leading data scientist/data analyst’, within CENTURI’s technology transfer platform. This position will be a central point of data analysis, data sharing and code sharing of our research community.   Three-year contract from the Aix-Marseille Université. Deadline for Application: November[…]