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Postdoc at the University of Vienna: evolution of animal body axes

Posted by on January 24th, 2020

A 2-year postdoctoral position in developmental biology is available in the group of Grigory Genikhovich at the Department of Neurosciences and Developmental Biology of the University of Vienna. The successful candidate will work on an Austrian Science Foundation-supported project “BMP shuttling and the evolution of animal bilaterality” performed in collaboration with the group of Prof.[…]

Regeneration Next (@Duke University) Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted by on January 23rd, 2020

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS 2020 Regeneration Next Postdoctoral Fellowships RNI is pleased to announce availability of funding to support up to four fellowships to help recruit and fund new (or recently hired) postdoctoral researchers at Duke. To this end, we invite letters of intent from faculty members who are recruiting or have very recently hired a[…]

Regeneration Next (@Duke University) Summer Undergrad Research Fellowship

Posted by on January 23rd, 2020

The Regeneration Next Initiative (RNI) was established by the Duke University School of Medicine to enhance discovery and applications in the broad field of tissue regeneration. RNI is pleased to announce a new 10-week summer research program designed to give undergraduate students hands-on experience in graduate level biomedical research in the area of tissue regeneration.[…]

Postdoc position studying Butterfly Visual System Development

Posted by on January 21st, 2020

—–POSTDOCTORAL POSITION—– Butterfly Visual System Development We are seeking outstanding postdoctoral candidates to join the Perry lab at the University of California, San Diego. Our group uses genetic and genomic approaches to study the development and evolution of neural systems. We use the insect visual system as a model to understand how the genome encodes[…]

Postdoc position studying Neural Evolution and Development

Posted by on January 21st, 2020

We are seeking outstanding postdoctoral candidates to join the Perry lab at the University of California, San Diego. Our group uses genetic and genomic approaches to study the development and evolution of neural systems. We use the insect visual system as a model to understand how the genome encodes the complexity of the brain and[…]

NSF funded post-doc in comparative genomics or cell signaling

Posted by on January 19th, 2020

NSF and AHA funded post-doctoral position available in the Davidson lab at Swarthmore College. Searching for a post-doc who is passionate about both teaching and research. We are studying the interplay between division and inductive signaling. In particular, we are exploring how signaling receptors are trafficked in dividing cells to generate asymmetric induction of a[…]

Research Assistant Position: Evolution and Development of Visual Systems at Harvard University

Posted by on January 17th, 2020

The Koenig Lab at Harvard University is currently accepting applications to hire a Research Assistant II. Research in the lab will focus on the evolution and development of visual systems in the sea anemone Nematostella vectensis and the cephalopod Doryteuthis pealeii. The candidate will be pursuing questions using a combination of developmental and genetic approaches in the field[…]

Postdoctoral Position (development biology/ cell biology) m/w/d

Posted by on January 16th, 2020

The Department of Systemic Cell Biology (Prof. Dr. Bastiaens) at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Physiology in Dortmund is offering a postdoctoral position (developmental biology/cell biology) to work in an interdisciplinary team of cell biologists and physicists studying mechanisms of tumorigenesis in intestinal organoids. We are investigating fundamental mechanisms of oncoprotein induced tumor development by[…]

PhD Position in Cichlid Comparative Development, University of Basel, Switzerland

Posted by on January 15th, 2020

A 4-year PhD position is available in the lab of Patrick Tschopp at the University of Basel, Switzerland, to study the ontogenetic basis and developmental plasticity of dietary adaptations in vertebrates, with a focus on African cichlid fishes. This project is part of a Sinergia grant by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) to H.[…]

PostDoc Position in Comparative Single-Cell Genomics, University of Basel, Switzerland

Posted by on January 15th, 2020

A 4-years PostDoc position is available in the labs of Patrick Tschopp and Walter Salzburger at the University of Basel, Switzerland, to study the molecular and ontogenetic basis of dietary adaptations in vertebrates at the macro- and micro-evolutionary scale. This project is part of a Sinergia grant by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) to[…]