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
1 PhD position in Cell biology / Neurobiology / Biochemistry in an internationally well-known research lab (B. Qualmann and M. M. Kessels labs)(Project funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG); RTG1715; 3 years - extension possible)available to characterize novel cytoskeletal and membrane-modulating effector proteins involved in the development and plastic adaptation of the morphologies and function of cells. The Institute for Biochemistry I provi
UNIVERSITY OF SOCIETAL IMPACTThe University of Twente is strong in creating societal impact of its research by combining an entrepreneurial attitude with design solutions for societal problems. Our uniqueness lies in the strong ties between scientists crossing disciplinary boundaries: we are Excellent in our Disciplines, Unique in our Combinations.The faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences has recently launched an investment programme called Tech4p
Two positions will be available at the Department of Animals in Science and Society. Obesity and substance addiction are enormous public health problems with major socio-economic consequences. Loss of control is a key characteristic of both obesity and substance addiction, the neural substrates of which are poorly understood. Restoring control of substance and food intake is a promising treatment strategy for addictive disorders. In this project, funded by NWO-Zon
The International Max Planck Research School – Molecular Biomedicine (IMPRS-MBM) and the Cells in Motion Excellence Cluster (CiM) offer 16 PhD Fellowships in Life and Natural Sciences. More PhD positions financed by work contracts may be offered depending on availability.The CiM Graduate School and IMPRS-MBM - jointly run by the University of Münster and the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine - offer interdisciplinary approaches to bio
The Department of Biosciences situated at the Viikki science park belongs to the Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences of University of Helsinki and is the largest research and teaching unit in biosciences in Finland. The Department of Biosciences is one of the largest departments of Helsinki University with its c. 25 million euro budget and over 400 staff members.
The Department of Bioscienc
Molecular biosensing systems based on magnetic particles represent a novel approach in which assay steps are controlled and optimized by magnetic forces [see Reenen et al, Lab Chip vol. 14, 2014, pp. 1966-86; and see www.philips.com/magnotech].
We seek two highly motivated students who have (or soon will have) an MSc degree in physics, chemistry, biochemistry and/or biomedical engineering, and who have an interest to develop novel biophysical methods (PhD in Biophysics) and
If you are a high performing undergraduate or Master’s student, and have a strong desire to undertake a PhD programme at a world class research institution, you could be selected to receive full tuition fees and a generous stipend for a PhD place at Imperial College London.
The scheme aims to provide up to 50 research students with great potential the opportunity to work within their chosen research field w
The next PhD Program at CeMM Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, in Vienna, starts in October 2015. We are looking for exceptionally motivated PhD candidates with a keen interest in genomics, medicine and working in teams.
The 2015 CeMM PhD Program will focus on two thematic areas: Infection and Cancer. These areas are bui
The newly founded research training group â€œEvolutionary novelty and adaptation â€“ from molecules to organismsâ€, funded by the Baden-WÃ¼rttemberg LandesgraduiertenfÃ¶rderung Program, invites applications for6 PhD scholarships for up to 3 yearsThe research training group is located at the Centre for Organismal Studies (COS), Heidelberg University. It unites nine international research groups with complementary expe
The Hartmut Hoffmann-Berling International Graduate School of Molecular and Cellular Biology (HBIGS) was founded in October 2007. The vision of the Graduate School is to attract the best and brightest doctoral researchers from around the world to pursue doctoral studies at Heidelberg University by offering excellent research opportunities and comprehensive academic and complementary training in a vibrant and stimulating scientific environment. The focus of t
PhD Studentships will be available in the newly established Center for Chromosome Stability (CCS) at the Department for Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Copenhagen, directed by Prof I. D. Hickson. The CCS will receive long term funding from the Danish National Research Foundation (www.dg.dk). The mission of the CCS is to better understand the molecular mechanisms by which chromosomal instability impacts on age-related pathologies in humans. Can
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