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.
The RNA Society is delighted to announce the winners of the 2018 Scaringe awards. Congratulations to Fuguo Jiang, Madeline Sherlock, and Boxuan Zhao! Read more about their accomplishments here.
Congratulations to Andrei Korostelev, the 2018 RNA Society Early-Career Award Winner, and to Erik Sontheimer, the 2018 RNA Society Mid-Career Award Winner! Learn more about our awardees here.
RNA Society President Juan Valcárcel presents his reflections from RNA2017 and his vision for the future. Read the whole letter here.
This year we honored 4 early and mid-career members for their scientific contributions to the field of RNA. Read more about the winners here.
The RNA Society pleased to launch the Member Spotlight Series - a monthly feature highlighting the outstanding lives and accomplishments. We are looking for volunteers to work with us to interview members and help write the profiles! Members can find more information here.
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.
A postdoctoral associate position is immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. Reyad Elbarbary (Assistant Professor at the Department of … more
Postdoctoral Research positions are available in our newly renovated lab overlooking the Hudson River in the Department of Biochemistry and … more
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics at Columbia’s College of Physicians and Surgeons invites outstanding candidates to apply for … more
Postdoctoral Scholar position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Ruslan Afasizhev at the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, … more
Junior Group Leaders – Tenure Track Positions are available for outstanding scientists from any research field that addresses fundamental biological … moreView All Job Postings