A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the laboratory of Prof. Petri Ala-Laurila in the Department of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering (NBE) at Aalto University School of Science, Espoo, Finland. The project studies the mechanistic origin and the functional implications of signal and noise correlations in the neural circuits of the retina.
Our approach relies on electrophysiological recording
The University of Konstanz, with its Institutional Strategy to Promote Top-Level Research, has been receiving continuous funding since 2007 within the framework of the Excellence Initiative by the German Federal and State Governments.The Konstanz Research School Chemical Biology is an interdisciplinary graduate programme jointly offered by the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, and Computer & Information Science, and is supported by the German Excellence
The research activities of our IMPRS are focused on four core areas: molecular recognition of carbohydrates, interaction of biomolecules with light, directed intracellular processes, as well as directed shape changes of tissues.We encourage applications of Master's and diploma students in physics, chemistry, biology, or material sciences with a good knowledge of English. The deadline for such applications is January 31, 2016.Research will be done in a stimul
The Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, the University of Cologne and the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf invite applications for thirteen (13) three-year doctoral fellowships in the International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) Understanding complex plant traits using computational and evolutionary approaches in Cologne, Germany.Our offer
The IMPRS is intended for highly motivated students with a strong training in plant molecular sciences. The cons
The University of Luxembourg has the following vacancy in the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB):
Postdoctoral scholar in Systems Biology (m/f)
Fixed-term contract, 2 years, 40h/week. Start date: as soon as possible : I1R-SBG-COM-130000
Area: Constraint-based computational modeling of mitochondria
The Cologne/Bonn area has emerged as a leading global research centre with a stellar constellation of institutes and scientists dedicated to ageing research. These include the University of Cologne Excellence Cluster on Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases (CECAD), the University Hospital Cologne, the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, the Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research, and the Center of AdvancedEuropean Studies and Research (caesa
A 3-year postdoctoral position funded by ERC Grant PERSIST is available immediately for an enthusiastic and highly motivated postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of Prof Kenn Gerdes at the Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen.
The research group of Prof Gerdes has recently relocated to the University of Copenhagen and is embedded in a newly created dynamic and inspirational resea
At the Department of Veterinary Clinical and Animal Sciences, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, a position as postdoc in stem cells and neurodegeneration is available for appointment from 1 May 2016. Background An 18 months full time position is available for a highly motivated candidate to join our group for Stem Cells and Embryology at the University of Copenhagen in May 2016. It is also possible to adjust the employment d
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) invites you to apply for PhD positions in Heidelberg, Grenoble Hamburg, Hinxton (near Cambridge), and Monterotondo (near Rome).Would you like to contribute your creativity to an international team of scientists from all disciplines focusing on basic research in the area of molecular life sciences?We invite candidates with background in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering and
Primases are essential genes and play a fundamental role in genome replication. Currently there is only limited knowledge on the detailed molecular mechanisms underlying primase activity. In this project the structure and dynamics of the reaction steps of a primase during initiation (dinucleotide formation) and elongation shall be elucidated. We will study the archaeoeukaryotic primase of the replication protein of the plasmid pRN1 (EMBO 22, 2516; NSMB 11, 1
We are seeking a PhD candidate with interests in phylogenetics and the evolutionary biology of plants. The studentship is funded for three years as part of a new Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden Fund project on â€œthe evolution of the functional diversity of forestsâ€ led by Prof. Steven Higgins (Botany, University of Otago, New Zealand, http://biogeog.zohosites.com) and
We seek to use, re-combine and further develop methods for data integration, statistical learning, network biology and statistical bioinformatics. Diagnostic and predictive biosignatures for gastrointestinal dysfunction, mainly IBS and IBD, are in the focus of this position, filtered from clinical, molecular and microbial profile data. Data are mainly from our cooperations partners, medical doctors and biomedical researchers within the international research
The research areas covered by the Doctoral Programme in Biology, Geography and Geology(BGG) are traditionally strong fields at the University of Turku. The Doctoral Programme creates a multidisciplinary framework for natural scientific research on humans, populations andthe environment. The research fields are also connected by The University of Turku Laboratoryof Geoinformatics (UTU-LCC) as well as by the research and teaching activities at the fieldstations of T
The research disciplines included in the Doctoral Programme in Physical and Chemical Sciences (PCS) are astronomy, chemistry, materials science, physics and theoretical physics.
Students of the doctoral programme get their PhD degree either from Department of Physics and Astronomy or from Department of Chemistry. Supervisors of doctoral students belong to these two departments or Finnish Centre for As
Multimodal Neuroimaging in Neuropsychiatric Disorders Laboratory, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, National University of Singapore is looking for postdoctoral fellow in cognitive neuroscience and/or multimodal neuroimaging.Our group studies the human neural bases of social-emotion, cognition, and memory functions and the associated vulnerability patterns in neuropsychiatric disorders, including neurodegenerative diseases (foc
The IMPRS-gBGC located in Jena, Germany, offers contracts to outstanding students interested in research on biogeochemical cycles in the Earth system. The school provides excellent research possibilities for students to obtain a PhD degree in a 3-years graduate program.The Research SchoolSuccessful applicants will be part of the International Max Planck Research School for Global Biogeochemical Cycles. Research at the school focuses on the distribution of elements
We are searching for a PhD Candidate to work on a project entitled Midfrontal Cortex Theta Oscillations: Causes and Consequences. This project is funded by the European Research Council and is hosted by the Donders Centre for Neuroscience. Theta-band oscillations (~6 Hz) in the medial prefrontal cortex are a signature of several important cognitive functions, including behaviour monitoring, action adjustments and feedback-driven lea
DAAD Scholarship Postgraduate courses for professionals from developing countries at German institutions of Higher education Duration: 12-24 months, depending on the particular institution Internationally recognised Master's degree Includes German Universities and “Fachhochschulen” (Universities of Applied Science) Support of selected programmes with a variety of full or partial scholarships Funded by the BMZ (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development) but
Open Call for applicants for seven (7) four-year doctoral student positions in the Doctoral Programme of Exact Sciences (Exactus-DP) at the University of Oulu, Finland Doctoral training environment
The Exactus-DP (http://www.oulu.fi/exactus) operates in the broad fields of physics, chemistry, and mathematics. For detailed information, see the links below:Astronomy Space physics:
PhD student position at the Institute of Biotechnology, Developmental Biology Program, University of Helsinki
Imaging cellular mechanisms of embryonic hair and tooth development
We use a combination of transgenic mouse models and organ culture methods together with confocal fluorescence imaging to investigate the m
Two 5-year PhD scholarships building on a 3 year Bachelor degree funded by the Novo Nordisk Foundation via a Laureate Research Grant to Kenn Gerdes is available in the Section for Functional Genomics of the Dept. of Biology. The starting date of the scholarship is September 1, 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Area of research The projects aim to (i) analyse regulation o
The International Doctoral Programme in Molecular and Cellular Biotechnology Applied to Health Sciences (BiotechHealth) is jointly organized by:
Two schools of University of Porto (UPorto) - the Institute for Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar (ICBAS) and the Faculty of Pharmacy (FFUP); Four Research Institutions - the Institute for Bio
A truly excellent academic performance and prior research
The Dresden International PhD Program is the perfect place for curious young scientists with a vivid interest in science and research, the desire to be an active part of our highly international and interactive community, and the ambition to contribute something really extraordinary. We expect a truly excellent academic performance and prior research experience along with the poten
POST-DOC POSITION UNDER THE GRANT OF NATIONAL SCIENCE CENTRE, POLAND
In: Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakó
We are looking for a person interested in participating in a research project entitled
Interactive effects of the social information and landscape structure on the behaviour and distribution of animals conducted under the grant SONATA BIS 4 and funded by the National Science Centre, Poland (https:/
The goal of the ZNZ International PhD Program in Neuroscience is to train excellent scholars with a broad knowledge in modern neuroscience disciplines. The program is specifically designed for students interested in pursuing a professional career in neuroscience. Emphasis will be placed on the development and enhancement of essential skills required to prepare students for their future roles as neuroscientists. This will include the planning of research
At TU Dresden, Biotechnology Centre, the Chair of Cellular Machines is looking for a Early Stage Researcher (Research Fellow/PhD Student) (Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated similar to salary group E 13 TV-L) starting as soon as possible (but at the latest by December 2015), limited for three years. The period of employment is governed by Â§ 2 Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG).
PhD student position in bird biology and landscape ecology at the Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland under the NCN (Read More...
As partner in the European Training Network TOLLerant (www.tollerant.eu), consisting of 8 academic and 2 industrial partners representing 5 countries all across Europe and 3 associated partners (2 from Europe and 1 from USA), we are looking for a brilliant early stage researcher to join our group (starting August- September 2015 for 36 months). The multidisciplinary TOLLerant research network combines groups active in life sciences and cuttingedge chemistry, and i
The research group Crop Biodiversity and Breeding Informatics at the Institute of Plant Breeding, Seed Science and Population Genetics has an open position (65%) of a research associate (Ph. D. student) for three years starting from 1. 8. 2015.
The position is part of a collaborative research project aimed at integrating genomic, phenotypic and other data to identify useful plant gene
Biology has developed into a quantitative, information-driven science. We are seeking doctoral students for the DFG-funded Research Training Group "Computational Systems Biology" (CSB) which focuses on the system-level understanding of biological data using computational methods. CSB is embedded in the thriving Berlin life-science environment and involves high-ranking research institutions such as Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin, Charité-Univer
The University of Luxembourg has the following vacancy in the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB):
Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in Experimental Neuroscience (m/f)
Fixed-term contract 3 years, 40h/week Student status (start date: as soon as possible) Ref.: I1R-NEU-PFN-13ENNE
The Institute of Bio- and Geosciences – Agrosphere (IBG-3) conducts research to improve our understanding of hydrological and biogeochemical processes in terrestrial systems. Studies focus on the fate and behavior of anthropogenic and geogenic substances, the analysis of exchange processes and nutrient dynamics in the soil-plant-atmosphere continuum. A combination of experiments, modelling and innovative observation technologies is used to bridge the gap bet
BioToP offers an inter- and multi-disciplinary research-based doctoral education at the interface of basic and applied science in the field of protein biotechnology.
BioToP provides comprehensive and thorough up-to-date research training in the fields of
structure-function analysis, engineering and design of proteins, protein synthesis, targeting and post-translational modifications expression
The call for some funded positions for the 3 years PhD studies at the Department of Informatics, Bioengineering, Robotics and System Engineering (DIBRIS) in Genova is available at this link (Italian version link here). The deadline for application is June10th
A PhD fellowship position at the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen.
A PhD fellowship position under the EU SENBIOTAR network is available in the RNA & Genetic Medicine group with Professor Peter E. Nielsen. The project concerns studies on antisense targeting quorum sensing dependent virulence in Pseudomonas aeruginosa as a novel drug princi
The Department of Molecular Biology http://www.uib.no/en/mbi has a vacancy for up to two research fellow(s) in biophysics/molecular biology in the group of Øyvind Halskau. The positions are for a fixed-term period of 3 years and are affiliated with the project, “The membrane as a catalyst of damaging protein misfolding events&r
Project Title: The genomic architecture of human nucleolar organizer regions and its role in nucleolar biologySupervisor: Prof Brian McStayDuration: Funded for 4 years (Structured PhD), full-time.Project description: Nucleoli form around arrays of genes that encode the major RNA component of ribosomes. These ribosomal gene arrays, known as nucleolar organizer regions (NORs) are located on the short-arms of five human chromosomes. Contrary to popular beli
The Helmholtz Graduate School Molecular Cell Biology is a collaboration between the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU), Freie Universität Berlin and Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin medical faculty. We offer, alongside outstanding research training, an interdisciplinary platform for structured PhD training to all doctoral students at the MDC. The graduate school currently
A PhD candidate who will work on the development of genome-based selection for the improvement of natural enemies in biocontrol within the EU-funded Marie Sk얂odowska-Curie Innovative Training Network BINGO (Breeding Invertebrates for Next Generation Biocontrol). Intraspecific genetic variation in arthropods is often studied in the context of evolution and ecology. Such knowledge, can also be very usefully applied for selection of genotypes with optimal
Applications are sought for a PhD student position on the topic of Calcium dynamics in degenerating cone photoreceptors. Inherited neurodegenerative diseases affecting photoreceptors, the sensory neurons of the retina, are a major cause of blindness. The mechanisms at play are still largely unknown and, to date, there is no treatment available. We are now looking for a PhD student interested in exploring the role of calcium signalling during cone photorecepto
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