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PhD Positions at IRB Barcelona

Posted by on August 12th, 2013

Description: One key objective of IRB Barcelona is to train future scientific leaders in a competitive international and multidisciplinary scientific environment. IRB Barcelona focuses its efforts on developing the scientific careers of more than 130 PhD students. The advanced research training programme includes specific scientific and technology courses and seminars, lab management workshops, media training[…]

PhD scholarship at UNSW, Sydney, Australia

Posted by on August 2nd, 2013

  Developmental and Regenerative Dermatology Unit School of Medical Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia   PhD Scholarship The Developmental and Regenerative Dermatology Unit is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic postgraduate student for a research project in skin (cancer) biology. Recently, we made the pivotal discovery that Yes-associated protein (YAP) functions as[…]

Principal Technician PS01478

Posted by on July 23rd, 2013

The Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Stem Cell Institute draws together outstanding researchers from 25 stem cell laboratories in Cambridge to form a world-leading centre for stem cell biology and medicine. Scientists in the Institute collaborate to generate new knowledge and understanding of the biology of stem cells and provide the foundation for new[…]

ERC funded Post-doctoral position: Pasteur Institute, Paris

Posted by on July 19th, 2013

How stem cells contribute to tissues during growth and regeneration remains largely unknown in vertebrates. Skeletal muscle provides an excellent paradigm to investigate this issue since powerful transcription factors that play important roles in specifying and determining skeletal muscle identity have been identified. The Tajbakhsh lab has a wide range of genetically modified mice and[…]

Post Doctoral Research Associate Position available in Tooth EvoDevo in UK

Posted by on July 18th, 2013

Postdoc: USheffield.SharkEvoDevo A Post-doctoral Research Associate position is available in evolutionary developmental biology of shark and ray dentitions, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK. This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious Post-doctoral Research Associate to work in the Laboratory of Gareth Fraser at the interface of evolutionary and developmental biology.[…]

Post-doctoral research associate positions in cancer cell biology in Zebrafish in UK

Posted by on July 8th, 2013

SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/masa/Desktop/postdoc%20advert/Tada&Martin_Advert.doc Two Cancer Research-UK funded research associate positions, one based at UCL (Tada Lab) and the other at the University of Bristol (Martin Lab), are available from 1-September-2013, to study the earliest interactions of host with pre-neoplastic cells in Zebrafish larva.  In particular we are interested in figuring out how epithelia can extrude pre-neoplastic cells[…]

Postdoctoral Position – Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Posted by on June 26th, 2013

We invite applications for a postdoctoral research fellow to join the lab of “Imaging and Regulation of Morphogenesis in Higher Vertebrates” at the Pasteur Institute in Paris, France. Our lab is interested in understanding the  morphogenesis of developing structures, at a cellular level. Using avian models we combine state-of-the-art live imaging methodologies, quantitative analyses, biophysical, cellular and molecular biology[…]

Post-Doctoral Research Associate (Transcriptional Control of Stem Cell Fate) x 2

Posted by on June 14th, 2013

The Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute draws together outstanding researchers from 25 stem cell laboratories in Cambridge to form a world-leading centre for stem cell biology and medicine. Scientists in the Institute collaborate to generate new knowledge and understanding of the biology of stem cells and provide the foundation for[…]

Postdoctoral Position in laboratory of Olivier Pourquié (IGBMC, Illkirch, France)

Posted by on June 3rd, 2013

A postdoctoral position is open in the laboratory of Pr Olivier Pourquié at the IGBMC.   Project: The project will focus on establishing differentiation protocols to produce cells of the muscle lineage from mouse and human pluripotent stem cells (ES and iPS). Talented and motivated scientists with a strong background in mouse and human pluripotent[…]

Group Leader PS01223

Posted by on May 13th, 2013

Department: Wellcome Trust-Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge, Tennis Court Road, Cambridge, CB2 1QR Salary: £37,382 – £63,535 Closing Date: 1st July 2013 The Wellcome Trust – Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute is a world-leading centre for research in stem cell biology and medicine, based in central Cambridge and[…]