Employment Opportunities

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Postdoctoral Research Associate Position
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We are currently looking to fill a postdoctoral position available in Dr. Lydia Contreras’ lab at the University of Texas at Austin, a top research university in the US. Dr. Contreras is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering and a member of the Biophysics...read more


Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Co-mentored)
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Co-mentored post-doctoral research positions are available in the laboratories of Dr. Steve Ziegler and Dr. Ram Savan. Ziegler lab is located at the Benaroya Research Institute (www.benaroyaresearch.org), and the Ram lab is in the Department of Immunology, University of Washington...read more


Postdoctoral fellowship in epigenetics and lncRNA biology in the Calabrese Lab at UNC Chapel Hill
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A postdoctoral fellowship is available in the Calabrese lab to study relationships between chromatin-modifying enzymes, RNA-binding proteins, and long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) during stress. Projects build upon several recent findings from our lab, both published and unpublished. The position offers rigorous training in multiple disciplines and the chance to build a new, high-impact...read more


Postdoc position available at Columbia University to study the biology of m6A RNA methylation in neurons
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A Post-doctoral position is available immediately in the Pellizzoni lab at Columbia University to study the role of m6A RNA methylation in development and disease of the nervous system with a specific focus on the biology of motor neurons...read more


Postdoc Position to Study the Structural Biology of RNA Triple Helices
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The Brown Laboratory at the University of Notre Dame is interested in understanding the biological, biochemical, and structural roles of RNA triple helices, structures that were deduced to form over 60 years ago yet only 3 examples in the human transcriptome...read more


Postdoctoral Position in Single Molecule Biophysics of pre-mRNA Splicing in the Hoskins Lab at U. Wisconsin-Madison
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We are recruiting a highly motivated postdoctoral scientist to pursue research in biochemical and biophysical characterization of human splicing factors. We are specifically interested in scientists ...read more


One-year funded postdoc position to study Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA structure and modification
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A 1-year postdoc position is available at the Vinther Lab, Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen. The position will be available as of September 1st, 2020. We are looking for a motivated and skilled postdoc to work on Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA structure...read more


Postdoc in Eukaryotic Ribosome Assembly
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I have a funded post-doc position open in my lab to study ribosome assembly in eukaryotic cells and the impct of faulty assembly on gene expression. Two broad brojects are: 1) Understanding the molecular mechanisms...read more


Postdoctoral Position Available in the Laboratory of Dr. Kamena Kostova
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At the Carnegie Institution for Science, Department of Embryology in Baltimore, MD, we are investigating the fundamental question of how cells respond when their ribosomes break down...read more


Postdoctoral Fellow Position at NIH to study the impact of alternative splicing on cell fate decision and disease using CRISPR-based functional genomics
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Fully funded postdoctoral research positions are available in Thomas Gonatopoulos-Pournatzis Functional Transcriptomics section within the RNA Biology Laboratory at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Frederick, MD...read more


Funded Post Doctoral Positions in the Conlon Lab
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Fully funded postdoctoral positions are presently available in the Conlon Lab, whose studies focus on sex disparities in development and disease. For these studies, we use a highly integrated approach...read more


Postdoctoral Research Fellow position:Biochemistry and Structural Biology of Functional RNAs and RNA/protein Complexes
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A postdoctoral training position is available in the laboratory of Yunsun Nam, in the Cecil H. and Ida Green Center for Reproductive Biology Sciences at UT Southwestern Medical Center to study the mechanisms of post-transcriptional gene regulation...read more


PhD position in RNA modification research
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A PhD position is available in the recently established tRNA modification group of Elisa Vilardo at the Medical University of Vienna.tRNA modifications are important regulators of translational dynamics...read more


Postdoctoral position open at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, in the Korostelev Lab
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We study translation regulation, using cryo-EM and biochemistry. We are particularly interested in: (1) Translation accuracy; (2) Ribosome's central role in bacterial stress signaling and gene regulation; (3) Neurodegenerative and other diseases, which originate...read more


Postdoctoral Position Immediately Available in the Whipple Laboratory at Harvard University
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A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Whipple laboratory at Harvard University to study the function of imprinted non-coding RNAs in neurophysiology and disease (whipplelab.com). We seek a highly motivated individual with an interest in RNA biology, neurobiology, and/or computational biology to join our team...read more