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PhD student position at the British Heart Foundation Regenerative Medicine Laboratory

Posted by on January 26th, 2012

  EU Initial Training Network searches for 1 PhD Student CardioNeT – Our Initial Training Network in Cardiovascular Research offers 1 PhD student position at the British Heart Foundation Regenerative Medicine Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, UK. Funded by EU’s FP7, CardioNeT comprises twelve partners from both the academic and[…]

Postdoctoral Position in Chordate Comparative Embryology

Posted by on January 20th, 2012

Postdoctoral Position in Chordate Comparative Embryology A recent PhD or junior-level Postdoctoral Fellow is sought to join the Rui Diogo laboratory, at the Howard University College of Medicine, Department of Anatomy (Washington DC). We are interested in a candidate that will contribute to uncover evolutionary and developmental mechanisms underlying both hard tissue (cartilages and bones)[…]

Basic Scientist – Assistant, Associate, or Professor

Posted by on January 18th, 2012

        BASIC SCIENTIST ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE, or PROFESSOR DEPARTMENT OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY / HEAD AND NECK SURGERY STANFORD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE     Faculty Position in the University Tenure Line- Basic Sciences Stanford SOM     The Department of OHNS ( is recruiting for a basic science tenure-track faculty position.  The successful candidate[…]

Four Year International PhD Programme in Stem Cell Biology at the University of Cambridge

Posted by on January 5th, 2012

Studentships starting October 2012 Application deadline 13 January 2012 Interviews to be held 30-31 January 2012 Stem Cell Biology Stem cells are defined by the dual capacity to self-renew and to differentiate. These properties sustain homeostatic cell turnover in adult tissues and enable repair and regeneration throughout the lifetime of the organism. In contrast, pluripotent[…]

PhD Programme in Human Biology, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Posted by on December 23rd, 2011

The University of Tsukuba, Japan is offering fully-funded PhD studentships to do research in Japan. They have close ties with many international universities, including the University of Edinburgh. Joint projects between Edinburgh and Tsukuba will be available. The University of Tsukuba, located 1 hour from Tokyo, is one of the top universities in Japan, and[…]


Posted by on December 6th, 2011

MRC NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH, MILL HILL, LONDON   The successful applicant will study the roles of nutrient sensing and metabolism during Drosophila growth and development in the CNS and in other tissues (Nature 2007: 445, 275-280; Cell 2008: 133, 891-902; Nature 2011: 471, 508-12; Cell 2011: 146,435-47). A combination of genetics, physiology, molecular[…]

Postdoctoral positions to study the Hippo pathway

Posted by on November 25th, 2011

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre is the largest cancer research group in Australia, uniquely integrating basic, translational and clinical research with patient care in the setting of a specialist cancer hospital. You will be part of the Cell Growth and Proliferation Laboratory, led by Dr Kieran Harvey, which is investigating organ size-control and tumorigenesis controlled by[…]

Post-doctoral scientist –Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia

Posted by on November 21st, 2011

Applications are invited for a post-doctoral research scientist post in Melbourne, to join a newly funded research group within the Cancer Cell Biology Program. The research focuses on understanding the mechanisms regulating the growth of neural stem cell derived tumours in Drosophila. We are part of a vibrant fly community working alongside 400 cancer biologists[…]

Postdoc Position, University of Cambridge

Posted by on November 11th, 2011

Research Associate University of Cambridge – Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, Department of Haematology Salary: £27,428 – £35,788 pa The funds for this post are available until 30 April 2014 in the first instance. Applications are invited for the post of a postdoctoral Research Associate in the group of Dr. Katrin Ottersbach. Research in this[…]

Assistant Professor of Evo-Devo

Posted by on November 10th, 2011

California State University Monterey Bay Tenure Track- Full Time Starting Date Fall 2012 The Department of Biology in the Division of Science and Environmental Policy, California State University Monterey Bay invites applicants for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Evolutionary Developmental Biology.  Candidates should have a PhD in Biology or related field at time of[…]