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11 PhD Positions on Adipocyte-Brain Crosstalk, University of Lübeck in Germany

Posted on : 2016-09-12 03:07:32

The DFG-funded Graduiertenkolleg 1957 studie


PhD student in biochemistry in Sweden

Posted on : 2016-09-06 12:48:46

The chemistry research


Postdoctoral fellow in Bioinformatics-Software engineering in Sweden

Posted on : 2016-09-06 12:45:26

Uppsala University is an international


PhD positions in Health Sciences in Finland

Posted on : 2016-08-02 22:58:37

Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki (UH) is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The UH ha


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PhD scholarship in Marine Microbial Biotechnology - DTU Bioengineering in Denmark

Posted on : 2016-07-16 11:09:35

Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine covers microbial ecology and physiology, industrial biotechnology and biomedicine and health. The department consists of approx. 20 faculty and more than 80 PhD student


4 PhD positions in Molecular and Chemical Ecology in Germany

Posted on : 2016-07-08 06:43:37

International Max Planck Research School:The Exploration of Ecological Interactions with Molecular and Chemical Techniques


The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) "The Exploration of Ecological Interactions with Molecular and Chemical Techniques" in Jena, Germany, invites applications for 4 PhD positions beginning in January 2017. The overarching research topic is the use of molecular, chemical and ne


Doctoral scholarship holder in the area of proteomics and brain plasticity in Belgium

Posted on : 2016-07-06 00:54:19

The Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences is seeking to fill a full-time (100%) vacancy in the C


International PhD Program in Molecular Medicine in Germany

Posted on : 2016-06-05 06:37:21

The Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association (MDC) in Berlin, Germany, jointly with Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin, offers 20 fully funded PhD positions to candidates wishing to pursue research doctorate training in the fields ofMolecular Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Cardiovascular Research, Cancer Research, Tumor Immunology, Developmental Biology, Systems Biology, Structural


PhD Programmes Calls and Admissions at University of Padova in Italy

Posted on : 2016-05-21 02:19:43


Application citeria

Anyone who is in possession of the following, regardless of their nationality, may apply to take part in the selection process: • Italian diploma di laurea (vecchio ordinamento) • Master Degree (Italian Laurea specialistica/magistrale - nuovo ordinamento) • second-level academic


PhD candidate-Application of molecular techniques to determine the functional diversity of organisms regulating carbon-nitrogen dynamics in New Zealand

Posted on : 2016-05-05 22:23:29

Application of molecular techniques to determine the functional diversity of organisms regulating carbon/nitrogen dynamics, leaching and gaseous nitrogen losses in grazed grassland

We seek a PhD candidate to join a 3-year research program based at Landcare Research and the University of Canterbury (UC) to investigate the coupling of soil C and N cycling in grazed agricultural systems. The research is supported by funding from t


PhD Position in Bioinformatics in Belgium

Posted on : 2016-04-22 03:49:02

The focus of the Laboratory of Angiogenesis and Vascular Metabolism (VRC, headed by Prof. Peter Carmeliet) is to unravel the molecular mechanisms of angiogenesis (blood vessel formation) in health and disease in order to identify novel therapeutic applications. The lab of Prof. Carmeliet initiated projects that aim to comprehensively characterize the metabolism of endothe


PHD scholarship in bioinformatics in Denmark

Posted on : 2016-04-11 11:13:03

We are seeking a Ph.D student to become part of the Bacterial Synthetic Biology section led by Professor Morten Sommer at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability (DTU Biosustain) at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU).The group studies the organization and dynamics of microbial communities as they relate to human health and industrial biotechnology. We develop and apply novel technologies within the fields of systems biology, computational b


EMBL International PhD Programme in Germany

Posted on : 2016-03-18 08:43:43

The EMBL International PhD Programme, originally established in 1983, represents the flagship of EMBL's commitment to first class training and education. Internationality, dedicated mentoring and early independence in research characterise our programme. Considered to be one of the most competitive PhD training schemes to enter, we are committed to providing EMBL PhD students with the best starting platform for a successful career in science.


PhD position at the University of Kassel-Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences in Germany

Posted on : 2016-02-26 22:30:47

At the University of Kassel - Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences, Group Grassland an Renewable Plant resources (Prof. Dr. Michael Wachendorf) - at 01.04.2016

PhD position (salary scale EG 13 TV-H)

Part-time position with 65 % the working hours of a full-time employee. This is a fixed term-position for initially three years, corr


Fully funded postdoc-senior postdoc positions in bioinformatics and systems medicine in Austria

Posted on : 2016-02-24 14:16:22

The complete PDF version of this job posting is available from the following URL:  

We are recruiting postdocs who want to work at the forefront of precision medicine, analyzing and integrating various type


Postdoctoral position in Neuroscience: retinal circuit function in Finland

Posted on : 2015-12-31 01:03:27

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


PhD Fellowships in Chemical Biology in Germany

Posted on : 2015-12-01 10:09:18

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


Doctoral student positions available at the IMPRS on Multiscale Bio-Systems in Germany

Posted on : 2015-11-30 06:20:28

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


PhD positions in Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research in Germany

Posted on : 2015-10-27 11:48:28

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


Postdoctoral scholar in Systems Biology in Luxembourg

Posted on : 2015-10-19 12:33:49

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


12 fully funded Ph.D. student positions Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research in Germany

Posted on : 2015-10-15 00:00:00

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


Postdoc Position in Molecular Microbiology in Denmark

Posted on : 2015-10-10 01:30:23

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


Postdoc in stem cells and neurodegeneration in Denmark

Posted on : 2015-10-07 01:48:07

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


Exciting PhD positions at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Germany

Posted on : 2015-10-05 01:58:51

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


Funded PhD Position in Biology in Switzerland

Posted on : 2015-10-03 03:32:25

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


PhD studentship in plant evolutionary biogeography in New Zealand

Posted on : 2015-10-02 23:57:19

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 “the evolution of the functional diversity of forests†led by Prof. Steven Higgins (Botany, University of Otago, New Zealand, and


PhD position in Functional Bioinformatics at Arebro University in Sweden

Posted on : 2015-10-02 23:45:07

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



Posted on : 2015-09-15 14:35:56

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


Doctoral Programme in Physical and Chemical Sciences (PCS) in Finland

Posted on : 2015-09-15 06:30:04

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


Postdoctoral Fellowship at Duke-National University of Singapore in Singapore

Posted on : 2015-08-25 04:11:25

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


Open PhD positions on Global Biogeochemical Cycles, Jena in Germany

Posted on : 2015-08-07 00:26:32

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


PhD Candidate in Neuroscience in Netherlands

Posted on : 2015-07-26 04:19:14

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 for International Masters Program in Germany

Posted on : 2015-07-22 02:53:26

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


Doctoral Programme of Exact Sciences (Exactus-DP) in Finland

Posted on : 2015-07-20 04:28:28

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 ( operates in the broad fields of physics, chemistry, and mathematics. For detailed information, see the links below:

Astronomy Space physics:


Doctoral Student Independent institutes in Finland

Posted on : 2015-07-15 01:42:06

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 in Molecular Microbiology in Denmark

Posted on : 2015-07-10 00:31:51

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


Doctoral Programme in Molecular and cellular Biotechnology Applied to Health Sciences in Portugal

Posted on : 2015-07-06 21:08:01

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


Dresden International PhD Program in Germany

Posted on : 2015-07-02 04:38:37

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


Postdoctoral position in bird biology and landscape ecology in Poland

Posted on : 2015-06-27 14:15:53


In: Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakó

Job description:

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:/


International PhD Program in Neuroscience in Switzerland

Posted on : 2015-06-26 00:48:57

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