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Fully Funded PhD Studentship for UK/EU Student in Developmental Gene Regulation

Posted by , on 21 November 2014

There is a fully funded PhD studentship opening in Barbara Jennings’s group at Oxford Brookes University (starting September 2015) to investigate developmental gene regulation in Drosophila. For further details about ...

Drosophila Research Technician

Posted by , on 9 May 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 ...

Recent jobs by Barbara Jennings

Fully Funded PhD position – Understanding the function of NFXL1: a transcription factor implicated in speech and language development

Posted by , on 8 January 2024

Previous studies revealed that the NFXL1 gene is associated with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) in human populations. NFXL1 is highly expressed in the cerebellum of the brain and is predicted to encode a transcription factor. Although there is an association of NFXL1 with language acquisition in humans, it is conserved across evolution to fruit flies […]

Emerging Leaders Research Fellow

Posted by , on 28 November 2023

This is an exciting opportunity to develop an independent research group through a five-year research Fellowship. We are looking for a driven early-career researcher with a track record in biological sciences. Your research should complement our current portfolio (see but offer opportunities to expand our expertise. In particular, we are looking for researchers who […]

Light Microscopy Specialist

Posted by , on 17 March 2023

We are looking for a light microscopy specialist to support the day to day running of the Oxford Brookes Centre for Bioimaging together with the facility manager. We have a wide range of light and electron microscopes, as well as fully-equipped electron microscopy sample preparation labs, tissue culture facilities and an image analysis suite. The […]

Recent comments by Barbara Jennings

stem cell - it seems every sort of cell during development gets classified as a "stem cell" these days!!
by Barb Jennings in Let’s make a developmental biology bingo game! on December 22, 2011