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POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS in USA

Posted by on June 14th, 2011

POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS are available to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms controlling the development of the lymphatic vasculature and its functional roles in normal and pathological conditions including obesity and cancer using available mouse models. Highly motivated individuals who recently obtained a PhD or MD degree and have a strong background in molecular, cancer and[…]

Postdoc position – Melbourne Australia

Posted by on June 1st, 2011

Position Available: POST DOCTORAL RESEARCHER With A/Prof Helena Richardson Cell Cycle and Development Lab Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Melbourne, Victoria Australia Project: Apico-basal polarity regulators, Signalling pathways and Tumourigenesis Available from Sept 2011 – contract initially 1 year with scope for extension   Our lab uses Drosophila as a model of tumour development, and through[…]

Post-doctoral position (2 years) Use of stem cells to generate tendons

Posted by on June 1st, 2011

A 2 year post-doc position is available from October 2011 in Delphine DUPREZ’s team, in Paris. Tendon and ligament injuries are common clinical problems during aging or following accidents. No treatment currently exists to restore injured or defective tendon/ligament to its normal condition. The ultimate aim of this project is to build an in vitro[…]

Postdoctoral positions at the University of Pennsylvania

Posted by on April 27th, 2011

Two postdoctoral positions are available immediately at the University of Pennsylvania: (1) to analyze the gene regulatory network underlying neural crest formation (Hong & Saint-Jeannet, 2007. Mol Biol Cell 18, 2192-2202; Hong et al., 2008. Development 135, 3903-3910); and (2) to characterize the molecular regulators of cardiac neural crest migration (Lee & Saint-Jeannet, 2011. Development[…]

Post-doctoral Research Fellow on Wnt signaling at University of Aberdeen

Posted by on April 4th, 2011

Post-doctoral Research Fellow on Wnt signaling at University of Aberdeen, Scotland (YMS328R) A Post-doctoral Research Fellow is sought to join Dr Stefan Hoppler <s.p.hoppler@abdn.ac.uk> on a new project to investigate the molecular mechanisms of tissue-specific gene regulation by Wnt signalling. The project will involve high-throughput next generation sequencing to identify and analyze tissue-specific Wnt target[…]

PhD studentship: the role of chromatin in embryonic development

Posted by on March 21st, 2011

Nicoletta Bobola’s research group Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester The objective of this fully-funded 4-year PhD project is to investigate how the composition of chromatin regulates embryonic development, with a focus on Hox transcription factors activity. The local composition of chromatin is a major determinant of the transcriptional activity of a[…]

Postdoctoral position in Regenerative Biology in Xenopus

Posted by on March 1st, 2011

A postdoctoral position is available in the Laboratory of Dr. Juan Larraín, at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile. The project involves the study of regenerative biology in Xenopus, and is developed under the Millenium Nucleus in Regeneratibe Biology (MINREB) and the Center for Aging and Regeneration (CARE). The Faculty is located at[…]

Postdoctoral Scholar position in pancreas development

Posted by on February 22nd, 2011

A postdoctoral scholar position is currently available in the Lynn Lab, located at the University of British Columbia in beautiful Vancouver Canada, for a qualified individual interested in studying the regulation of pancreatic beta cell development. The project will use mouse and human systems to address how microRNAs regulate pancreatic progenitors and pancreatic beta cell[…]

Postdoc positions in Jim Smith’s lab

Posted by on January 16th, 2011

Two postdoctoral positions are available in Jim Smith’s lab at the National Institute for Medical Research in north London. One is is supported by the Leducq foundation, under a multidisciplinary programme designed to elucidate the role of bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) signalling in the pathogenesis of pulmonary and systemic vascular diseases. The work will use[…]

Postdoctoral Position in Comparative Studies of Cell Lineage and Gene Expression in Marine Animal Systems

Posted by on January 13th, 2011

The Sars International Centre is a partner of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) and a department of Uni Research AS, affiliated with the University of Bergen. The Centre is focused on basic research in marine molecular biology, developmental biology and evolution, through genetic and comparative studies of invertebrates and vertebrates. The Comparative Developmental Biology of Animals research[…]