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Senior Research Assistant

Posted by on May 17th, 2012

A research assistant position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Brad Davidson, soon to be located in the Department of Biology at Swarthmore College.  We investigate fundamental questions of Cell Signal Integration and Gene Network Evolution by focusing on the earliest steps of heart cell specification. For more information see http://www.mcrp.med.arizona.edu/html/braddavidson/index.html. This position is a great match[…]

Postdoctoral Position in Zebrafish Lab at Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis Indiana, USA

Posted by on May 16th, 2012

A postdoctoral position is available in the zebrafish laboratory of Ryan M. Anderson at the Wells Center for Pediatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana (http://www.wellscenter.iupui.edu/researchers/ryan-m-anderson). We use zebrafish as a genetic/epigenetic model to study pancreatic endocrine cell differentiation during development and regeneration. The fellow will study cell reprogramming in vivo using newly isolated mutants[…]

Drosophila Research Technician

Posted by on May 9th, 2012

University College London – UCL Cancer Institute Full Time : The appointment will be on UCL Grade 6. The salary range will be £25,927 – £30,384 per annum., inclusive of London Allowance. The successful applicant will use molecular biology, Drosophila genetics and immunohistochemistry to study the molecular mechanisms regulating gene expression during development. They will also[…]

PhD student position

Posted by on May 8th, 2012

PhD student position at the IBMB-CSIC, Barcelona Laboratory of Developmental Neurobiology  http://www.ibmb.csic.es/index.php?pg=laboratorio&idLaboratorio=18&tab=lab_home We are looking for: Enthusiastic researchers with a BSc or Masters Degree in biomedical sciences with interest in Developmental Neurobiology Good academic records are required Good spoken and written command of English We offer: A highly multidisciplinary and competitive training programme in biomedical[…]

Postdoctoral positions available

Posted by on May 5th, 2012

Postdoctoral Positions, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA   Postdoctoral Positions in Molecular and Developmental Biology are available to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms controlling vertebrate organogenesis. We are particularly interested in the development of the lymphatic vasculature and the visual system. We use available mouse models to understand the mechanisms regulating these[…]

Postdoctoral Position in Skeletal Patterning

Posted by on April 10th, 2012

A postdoctoral position studying skeletal development is available in the laboratory of Dr. Amy Merrill at the University of Southern California’s Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology (CCMB).  CCMB offers a highly supportive and interactive environment with a strong research profile in craniofacial development and repair.  Work conducted in the Merrill laboratory integrates human genetics and[…]

Post-doctoral position in Drosophila hematopoiesis: deciphering the niche function

Posted by on March 20th, 2012

A 3 years post-doctoral position is immediately available in the laboratory of Michèle Crozatier and Alain Vincent, at the Centre de Biologie du Développement CNRS/Toulouse University, France. One main topic of the lab concerns Drosophila hematopoiesis, the hematopoietic niche and the plasticity of cell fates in the lymph gland (http://www-cbd.ups-tlse.fr/spip.php?rubrique53). The candidate will further explore[…]

Postdoctoral Research Associate CSCR Wellcome Trust (Hendrich Lab)

Posted by on March 7th, 2012

The Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research provides outstanding scientists with the opportunity and resources to undertake ground-breaking research into the fundamental properties of mammalian stem cells. Postdoctoral Research Associate in Transcriptional control of embryonic stem cell differentiation PS14181 Salary £ 27,578 – £35,938 Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position to investigate the[…]

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)[…]