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Looking for PhD student

Posted by on March 12th, 2015

A PhD position available is available in my laboratory. We are seeking a highly motivated PhD student for a project on somatic lineage reprogramming between liver and pancreas cells. The main focus of the laboratory is to elucidate the mechanisms that pattern the embryonic endoderm in order to generate distinct organs, such as the pancreas and[…]

Research Associate (Chalut & Franklin Lab)

Posted by on March 5th, 2015

Department/Location: Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge Salary: £28,695-£37,394 Reference: PS05553 Closing date: 05 April 2015 Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance. The Wellcome Trust-Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute (SCI) comprises 200 researchers spanning fundamental science through[…]

Fully funded PhD Studentship, The Universities of Liverpool and Szeged

Posted by on February 27th, 2015

Understanding fundamental roles of the cytoskeleton downstream of Wnt/PCP signalling in neurodegeneration A fully funded studentship open to home/EU students is available. We are seeking a highly motivated and collaborative individual to join the dual PhD studentship of the Universities of Liverpool (UK) and Szeged (Hungary). The successful candidate will work under the supervision of[…]

National Xenopus Resource – Manager Position

Posted by on February 26th, 2015

A new position is now available in the National Xenopus Resource (NXR) at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL). This is an NXR Manager position that involves daily operational and scientific oversight of the MBL’s P40 NIH funded National Xenopus Resource. The NXR Manager will supervise a staff of 3-5 research assistants and technicians, coordinate custom[…]

Postdoctoral scientist position in Genome Editing in Xenopus at the Marine Biological Laboratory

Posted by on February 25th, 2015

A Postdoctoral Scientist position is available in the Horb Laboratory of the Eugene Bell Center for Regenerative Biology & Tissue Engineering at the Marine Biological Laboratory ( The position will focus on the creation of Xenopus models of human disease through the generation of mutants using CRISPR/Cas and TALENs and to work on developing and[…]

Postdoctoral position in retinogenesis

Posted by on February 25th, 2015

A postdoctoral position is available immediately to study the transcriptional regulation of retinal progenitor cell proliferation and its interface with cellular bioenergetics. Our lab utilizes a multi-disciplinary approach that combines traditional mouse developmental genetics and molecular biology with live, dynamic tissue imaging and high throughput genomics. The ideal candidate for this position will be within a year of[…]

Postdoctoral Positions in Developmental Organogenesis

Posted by on February 19th, 2015

POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS are available to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms controlling the development of the lymphatic vasculature and the visual system using available mouse models and 3D self-organizing stem cells and iPS. Highly motivated individuals who recently obtained a PhD. or MD degree and have a strong background in stem cells and molecular and[…]

Postdoctoral position in chromatin regulation and epigenetic control of Drosophila development

Posted by on February 19th, 2015

Stockholm University, Sweden, invites applications for one postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Professor Mattias Mannervik at the Department of Molecular Biosciences, The Wenner-Gren Institute ( The position is scheduled to start as soon as possible. Transcriptional coregulators are proteins that facilitate communication between transcription factors and the basal transcription apparatus, in part by affecting[…]

Looking for PhD student to investigate how actin regulates YAP activity in skin regeneration and skin cancer

Posted by on February 15th, 2015

  We are looking for a PhD student with experience in Hippo/YAP cell biology, molecular biology and mouse handling, and a keen interest in dermatology and regeneration. Department of Anatomy, School of Medical Sciences, UNSW, Sydney. For inquiries and/or applications, please contact Dr. Annemiek Beverdam (   (No Ratings Yet) Loading…

Senior Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Nanoformulation Safety Assessment using Xenopus laevis

Posted by on February 13th, 2015

Senior Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Nanoformulation Safety Assessment (to commence May 4th 2015) University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK, in collaboration with Procarta Biosystems Ltd, Norwich, UK , Consorzio Interuniversitario Per Lo Sviluppo Dei Sistemi A Grande Interfase (CSGI), Florence, Italy and Nanovector, Turin, Italy, are looking to recruit an experienced researcher. The position will[…]