Two BBSRC-funded post-doctoral positions are available as part of a collaboration between the Universities of St Andrews and Aberdeen:
- evolutionary developmental biologist (three years, currently proposed start date 1 January 2020, mostly based in St Andrews) (apply by 16 August 2019) https://www.vacancies.st-andrews.ac.uk/Vacancies/W/1632/0/235292/889/research-fellow-ar2231mr
- molecular developmental biologist/RNA molecular biologist (three years, currently proposed start date 1 January 2020, mostly based in Aberdeen) (apply by 26 August 2019) https://www.abdn.ac.uk/research/jobs/IMS165R
The collaboration will study evolution of Wnt signalling and alternative transcript expression, splicing and function of TCF/LEF genes. This will be a close collaboration between the research group of David Ferrier at the Scottish Oceans Institute in St. Andrews and Hoppler group at the Institute of Medical Sciences in Aberdeen and will also involve Seb Shimeld and Nanopore in Oxford and Nori Satoh in Okinawa, Japan.