Welcome to the RNA Society. We’re a non-profit, international scientific society with more than 1000 members dedicated to fostering research and education in the field of RNA science. We host a peer-reviewed scientific journal, RNA, and an annual scientific conference, along with sponsoring other RNA-related scientific conferences through direct financial support and student travel grants. Mostly, we are a community of scientists who are passionate about better understanding the fascinating world of RNA biology.

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Member Spotlight Series

The RNA SOCIETY is pleased to launch in January 2018 the Member Spotlight Series - a monthly feature highlighting the outstanding lives and accomplishments of two Society members. We are looking for volunteers to work with us to interview members and help write the profiles!

For more information, please contact Dr. Olivia Rissland at [email protected] by September 15th, 2017.


The RNA SOCIETY is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for sponsorship of your 2017/2018 RNA Salon events.

Please contact Dr. Ute Kothe at [email protected] for detailed Guidelines and an Application Form.

Deadline for applications is September 1st, 2017.

Fall 2017 Newsletter Available

The RNA Society's Fall 2017 Newsletter is now available for download. Read about RNA 2017, a new mentoring program, a search for new Jr. Scientist Reps, and more.

RNA Society Scaringe Award

The RNA Society Scaringe Award is now taking applications! More information can be found here. Don't delay! Deadline: September 15, 2017.

RNA Society Early- and Mid-Career Awards

We are pleased to announce early and mid-career awards for RNA Society members. Applications will be accepted until September 15, 2017. Members can find more details here.

Scientists and the US Immigration Ban

The RNA Society stands in support of our colleagues affected by the US Immigration Ban. More

Employment Opportunities

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Oregon (chemistry.uoregon.edu) invites applications for a tenure-track Biochemistry faculty member … more

The Kieft Lab is seeking motivated, enthusiastic, creative post-doctoral researchers to join us at the University of Colorado School of … more

The Kadener lab recently relocated to the Boston area and we are looking for highly motivated post-doctoral fellows for exciting … more

The Center for RNA Science and Therapeutics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio invites applications … more

Our goal is to understand the mechanisms that underlie nuclear pre-mRNA splicing, an essential step in eukaryotic gene expression. Pre-mRNA … more

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