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UCSF post-doc in mouse developmental biology

Posted by on April 16th, 2019

A postdoctoral position is available in the Bush lab bush.ucsf.edu at the University of California, San Francisco to study the cellular basis of morphogenesis using live imaging, mouse genetic, and iPSC and ESC approaches. Our dynamic team focuses on understanding basic mechanisms of signaling control of morphogenesis particularly as related to human structural birth defects.[…]

Postdoctoral opportunity at Columbia University in New York City

Posted by on April 15th, 2019

Postdoctoral Opportunity: Research in Development and Cancer We are looking for highly motivated individuals to join us in research funded by the National Institutes of Health to identify and characterize new molecular targets relevant to tumor formation and to tissue homeostasis during organ development. The projects combine genetics, functional genomics and biochemical analysis of cell[…]

Postdoctoral position at Yale University School of Medicine

Posted by on April 15th, 2019

The Sun lab at Yale University is currently seeking a postdoctoral candidate. We study the function of the cilium in vertebrate development and diseases, with a particular focus on polycystic kidney disease and primary ciliary dyskinesia. More detailed information about lab research can be found at https://medicine.yale.edu/genetics/people/zhaoxia_sun-2.profile.   We use multidisciplinary approaches ranging from genetics[…]

Instructor in Genetics/Development-Pediatric Urology at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Posted by on April 15th, 2019

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Urology invites applications for an Instructor (without track, non-tenured) faculty position. Position entails research in genetics and development of the lower urinary tract in normal development and congenital disease. Experience and Education: M.D./Ph.D. or Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Genetics, Biochemistry, Developmental Biology or equivalent field in[…]

postdoctoral training in Marseilles France

Posted by on April 13th, 2019

Looking for a postdoctoral fellow with competitive CV to Apply for a EMBO and/or Marie Curie Fellowships (Deadline in August 2019)  to join a lab of cardiac biology of development in 2020. The project  aims at understanding how  cardiac embryonic senescence regulates in epigenetic and metabolic dependent manners heart growth. Strong preliminary data supporting the[…]

Development at the single cell level – cover competition

Posted by on April 11th, 2019

This summer, Development will be publishing a special issue showcasing the best research in stem cell and developmental biology, building on the rapidly evolving tools of single cell analysis. Some papers in the issue have already been published as part of our continuous publication system (see the latest articles here), while other research articles and front[…]

PhD Student on Mathematical Modeling of Cell-ECM Interactions During Angiogenesis at Leiden University

Posted by on April 11th, 2019

The Faculty of Science and the Mathematical Institute invites applications for a four-year PhD Student on Mathematical Modeling of Cell-ECM Interactions During Angiogenesis (1.0 fte) Project description The opening is for a research position, within the field of mathematical or theoretical biology, computational physics, applied mathematics or computational science. The outgrowth of new blood vessels[…]

Senior Research Technician in Cell and Developmental Biology and Imaging at Leiden University

Posted by on April 11th, 2019

The Faculty of Science and Institute of Biology are looking for a Senior Research Technician in Cell and Developmental Biology and Imaging Key responsibilities The opening is for a research technician position within the field of cell and developmental biology and imaging. The position is in an interdisciplinary team of mathematical and experimental biologists. Our team[…]

Associate Research Scientist position in the Giraldez laboratory Department of Genetics, Yale University School of Medicine

Posted by on April 11th, 2019

The Giraldez laboratory at Yale University is seeking to recruit a highly qualified Associate Research Scientist as a long-term scientist in the laboratory (www.giraldezlab.org). Prerequisites for appointment on the research scientist track include a doctoral degree and relevant postdoctoral experience.  The successful candidate will be a highly-motived scientist with excellent organizational, mentoring and leadership skills. They[…]

Hot fish and the energetics of early development

Posted by on April 10th, 2019

The story behind our recent paper “Heat Oscillations Driven by the Embryonic Cell Cycle Reveal the Energetic Costs of Signaling” Developmental Cell, 48(5), pp.646–658.e6. At the end of 2014, a friend asked me “What is your story”? I had just started my postdoc in the laboratory of Karla Neugebauer and was a bit perplexed by[…]