Employment Opportunities

The RNA Society is pleased to provide this job posting webpage to the RNA community. Postings are free to members of the RNA Society. All advertisements will remain posted for a three month period.

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PhD student
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The Baumgarten Lab at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France, is recruiting a PhD student to join our team investigating the role of the mRNA modification N6-methyladenosine (m6A) across the human malaria parasite life cycle...read more


Post-Doctoral Researcher
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The Baumgarten Lab at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France, is recruiting a Post-Doctoral Researcher to join our team investigating the role of the mRNA modification N6-methyladenosine (m6A) across the human malaria parasite life cycle...read more


Postdoctoral Scientist in RNA Research
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We are a lively and dynamic RNA group at the interface of basic and medical research. We have an opening for a creative post-doc to pursue a project analyzing novel mechanisms underlying RNA – protein interactions in cellular stress responses...read more


Postdoctoral Fellow Research Position - Lau Lab at Boston University
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The Nelson Lau lab in the Dept of Biochemistry is looking for a candidate with a PhD and prior molecular biology and biochemistry experience and a record of publications. PLEASE SPECIFY YOUR SKILLS AND INTERESTS IN MODEL ORGANISMS BIOLOGY...read more


Computational Biologist / Bioinformatics Position in RNAi Deep Sequencing
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The Lau lab at BUMC is recruiting for a position in Computational Biology of RNA-centric gene regulation. Candidates should have training in bioinformatics analysis of deep-sequencing and gene expression data...read more


Postdoctoral position in cryo-EM and translation regulation ‒ from bacteria to neurons
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We study how the ribosome interacts with numerous cellular components to achieve high accuracy and efficiency of gene expression. We’d like to understand the key roles of translation and ribosomes in...read more


Community-Minded and Reliable Laboratory Manager
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is an independent, ever-evolving philanthropy that supports basic biomedical scientists and educators with the potential for transformative impact...read more


Postdoctoral Position in Germ Cell Differentiation and RNA Modifications
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A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr Marcos Morgan at NIEHS, part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), in the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina...read more


Postdoctoral Fellow on RNA/Protein Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Johns Hopkins University
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Highly motivated postdoctoral candidates are invited to lead several new projects to address fundamental questions on RNA homeostasis (Zhang et al. Molecular Cell 2018; Haeusler et al. Nature 2014) and protein homeostasis(Lu et al. Nature Neuroscience 2019; Liu et al. Genes & Development 2018...read more


Assistant Professor, Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
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The Department of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry (http://mbb.yale.edu/) at Yale University invites applications for tenure-track Assistant Professor positions. We seek new colleagues who will direct vibrant research programs in any area of molecular biosciences...read more


NIH funded Postdoctoral Fellowship at Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
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The laboratory of Paul R. Copeland seeks to determine the molecular basis for the dietary requirement for the essential trace element selenium, which is a master regulator of oxidative stress that is required for cancer prevention, immune cell function and male fertility...read more


Looking for a Highly Motivated Postdoc to Join the Epigenetic and Cellular Microbiology Group
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We are looking for a highly motivated postdoc to join us in a stimulating, international environment at the INRAE campus located close to Paris (University Paris-Saclay). The candidate will join the Epigenetic and Cellular Microbiology group...read more


UC San Diego: Postdoc Scholars Who Love Science and Dare to Invent
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We welcome bold minds who will innovate in RNA biology and technologies, spatial transcriptomics, and single-cell technologies. Ph.D.s in RNA biology, genomics, molecular biology, or nucleic acid biochemistry are most welcome...read more


Postdoctoral Fellowships for Scholars Interested in Academic Careers
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We would like to tell you about an exciting postdoctoral training program at Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts. This program, called Tufts IRACDA (Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Awards Program), is funded by the IRACDA mechanism of NIH-NIGMS...read more


Case Western Reserve University Assistant or Associate Professor Department of Biochemistry
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Case Western Reserve University, Department of Biochemistry invites applications for tenure-track faculty or tenured faculty positions. While applications from individuals with interests in any area of biochemistry are requested, areas of specific interest include metabolism/metabolomics...read more


Research Specialist in Dioscuri Centre of Scientific Excellence
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The newly created Dioscuri Centre for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease at the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB), Warsaw headed by Dr hab. Gracjan Michlewski is inviting applications for a Research Specialist funded by NAWA PP...read more


Postdoctoral Researcher positions in Dioscuri Centre of Scientific Excellence
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The newly created Dioscuri Centre for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease at the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB), Warsaw headed by Dr hab. Gracjan Michlewski is inviting applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher funded by NAWA PP...read more


Postdoctoral Fellow
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The Research Group of Prof. Dr. Katja Sträßer, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, invites applications for the position as a Postdoctoral Fellow as part of the ERC-funded project "Nuclear mRNP packaging and mRNP architecture"...read more


PhD. Student / Predoctoral Fellow
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The Research Group of Prof. Dr. Katja Sträßer, Institute of Biochemistry, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, invites applications for the position as a PhD. student / predoctoral fellow as part of the ERC-funded project "Nuclear mRNP packaging and mRNP architecture"...read more


Postdoctoral positions studying RNA structure and regulation
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A funded postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Anthony (Tony) Mustoe at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) in Houston, Texas. The lab’s work lies at the intersection of biology, chemistry, and computation, with the primary goal of defining the roles of RNA structure in gene regulation...read more


Postdoctoral Position available at Yale School of Medicine – mTOR signaling and mRNA translation
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A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Carson Thoreen in the Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology at Yale School of Medicine. We are a multi-disciplinary lab that studies the mTOR signaling pathway, a master regulator of growth and metabolism...read more


Post-Doctoral Position - Lab of Lynne Maquat, PhD
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A Post-Doctoral Position is open in the Maquat lab at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. Applicants should hold a PhD or MD/PhD degree(s) and have expertise in molecular, cellular, or structural biology...read more


Postdoctoral position at Johns Hopkins University
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Postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Ryuya Fukunaga at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The laboratory is broadly interested in understanding RNA biology...read more


Postdoctoral fellowship: SnoRNA-guided RNA Modifications in Cardiovascular Disease
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The Holley Lab at Duke University studies the role of non-coding RNAs and RNA modifications in cardiovascular health and disease. We are interested in discovering novel molecular mechanisms that depend on snoRNA-guided modifications...read more


Scientist I or II - Platform
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Skyhawk Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated Research Associate or Scientist to join the talented, growing startup team in Waltham, MA. Skyhawk is committed to discovering, developing and commercializing small molecule therapeutics that correct RNA splicing...read more


Multiple Postdoctoral Positions are Available in the Kalsotra Laboratory
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Effective immediately, multiple postdoctoral positions are available in the Kalsotra Laboratory, located in the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. We are also members of the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology and the Cancer Center @ Illinois...read more


The Disney group in the Department of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute is seeking to hire multiple Postdoctoral Fellows in RNA Chemical Biology.
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Effective immediately, the Disney group in the Department of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute (disneylaboratory.org) is seeking to hire multiple Postdoctoral Fellows in RNA Chemical Biology...read more


Postdoctoral Research Fellow in RNA Therapeutics
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A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available in the group of Prof. André Gerber to investigate the role of mRNA untranslated regions (UTRs) in gene expression for optimisation of therapeutic approaches. Therefore, the post holder will implement and further develop techniques...read more


Post-doctoral Training Fellow - RNA biology - mechanisms of alternative splicing
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The post-doctoral position is available in the laboratory of Vlad Pena, starting with November 15th. We are looking for a highly motivated and creative molecular biologist with a strong background in RNA biochemistry and cell biology, who wishes to expand his/her expertise in structural biology...read more


2 postdoctoral positions (one RNA biologist, one bioinformatician) are available immediately at the Kwok Lab, Department of Chemistry, City University of Hong Kong.
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Our research focus is to develop chemical and biochemical technologies to decipher the hidden layers of information in RNA such as RNA structures; identify the RNA binding partners and molecular basis of interactions; and elucidate the mechanistic roles of RNA in regulatory pathways...read more


Sixfold Bioscience — Multiple opportunities in RNA Biochemistry, Biology and Bioconjugation at gene therapy startup (London).
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At Sixfold we’re building a better way to deliver cures. We see the huge potential of gene therapies being limited by how safely and effectively they can be systemically delivered in people. Our team is expanding and we’re looking for talented scientists...read more


Postdoctoral positions - Epitranscriptomics in infectious disease and pharmacology, University of Connecticut
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Two Postdoctoral positions are available immediately in Fabris’ laboratory to study the structure/function relationships of RNA post-transcriptional modifications involved in the cellular response to RNA viruses and drugs of abuse...read more


International Postdoctoral Fellowship – The role of pre-mRNA structures in the regulation of splicing
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The position is available to study the roles of pre-mRNA structures in the regulation of splicing in the laboratory of dr. Petr Folk ([email protected]). Regulatory roles of intron-harbored structures were established for several genes of S. cerevisiae, e.g., RPS9, RPS14, RPL22, or RPL30...read more


Postdoctoral Researcher positions in Dioscuri Centre of Scientific Excellence for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease
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The newly created Dioscuri Centre for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease atthe International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB), Warsaw headed by Dr hab. Gracjan Michlewski is inviting applications for up to three Postdoctoral Researchers...read more


NEB (New England Biolabs) – Postdoctoral Fellow Position
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The RNA Research Division of New England Biolabs (NEB) invites applicants for the position of Postdoctoral Fellow. The successful candidate will be a key part of an interdisciplinary, multi-center collaborative team working with chemists and biologists to profile and functionally dissect the epitranscriptome in archaea...read more