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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Postdoctoral positions to study miRNAs and alternative polyadenylation Eric Lai Lab, Sloan Kettering Institute, NYC, USA
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The Eric Lai lab at Sloan Kettering Institute, NYC (https://www.mskcc.org/research/ski/labs/eric-lai) has availability for two postdoctoral candidates to join our efforts in RNA mechanisms and biology. Our group...read more


ERC funded Postdoctoral position in epigenetics at Institut Pasteur
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The laboratory of "Mechanisms of Epigenetic Inheritance" headed by Dr. Germano Cecere in the Department of Developmental and Stem Cell biology at Institut Pasteur in Paris is offering ERC funded...read more


Genome-Wide tRNA Epigenetic Biology in Philadelphia
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A postdoctoral position is available with Professor Ya-Ming Hou at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA. We explore tRNA epigenetic changes and how these changes control gene expression...read more


Postdoctoral position in RNA biology and epigenetics
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An exciting, NIH-funded postdoctoral position is available in the Sharma laboratory at the University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC). The overall goal of the lab is to elucidate the role of small RNAs in...read more


Seeking Multiple Highly-Motivated PhD Students
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The Lai lab is seeking for multiple highly-motivated PhD students to join our team. We are a new group to be established in May 2021 at the Department of Neuroscience, City University of Hong Kong. Previous...read more


Post-Doctoral Positions in RNA Biology and Cancer at the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
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Multiple Post-Doctoral positions are available in the well-funded, dynamic, young laboratory of Dr. Wayne Miles at The Ohio State University Center for RNA Biology and Comprehensive Cancer Center. We are...read more


Postdoctoral Associate/Fellow position available
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A postdoctoral research position is available in the Strong lab at Robarts Research Institute (Western University, London, Canada) examining the role of exosomal signaling and RNA binding proteins in ALS...read more


Senior Scientist, Mass Spectrometry
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Ribometrix is committed to delivering on the promise of addressing human disease through novel scientific insight into the structure of RNA. Unlike traditional drug discovery methodologies that target the...read more


Associate Director or Director, Lead Discovery
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Ribometrix is committed to delivering on the promise of addressing human disease through novel scientific insight into the structure of RNA. Unlike traditional drug discovery methodologies that target the...read more


Director or Associate Director, RNA Biology
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Ribometrix is committed to delivering on the promise of addressing human disease through novel scientific insight into the structure of RNA. Unlike traditional drug discovery methodologies that target the...read more


Postdoctoral Positions at University of Chicago
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Postdoctoral Positions are available in the Fei research group at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of The University of Chicago...read more


Postdoctoral Researcher Position
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Postdoctoral Researcher Position available in the Laboratory of Dr. Mingyi Xie (Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cancer Center, School of Medicine, University of...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


Research Scientist I – RNA Biology Division
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The RNA Research Division of New England Biolabs (NEB) invites applicants for the position of Research Scientist I. The successful candidate will be a key part of an interdisciplinary and collaborative team of...read more


Postdoctoral Position at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY, in Small RNA and Transposon Biology
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A post-doctoral position is available at the Schorn lab, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY. We are interested in how small RNAs identify and silence transposable elements when they become active during...read more


Tenure-track or tenured faculty position – Emerging Frontiers in Biochemistry
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The Dept of Biochemistry invites applications for Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor with research in emerging frontiers of biochemistry including but not limited to nucleic acid biology...read more


Junior Group Leader Position
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Institut Curie comprises a hospital and a world-class multidisciplinary research center combining research in cell biology, genetics, epigenetics, immunology, soft matter physics, organic and medicinal chemistry...read more


Postdoctoral Associate Position in RNA Turnover and Metabolism
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The Kiledjian laboratory in the Dept. Cell Biology & Neuroscience at Rutgers University is seeking an outstanding postdoctoral associate to study the regulation of RNA turnover in the control of gene...read more


Postdoctoral position in New York City: microRNA degradation
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The Kleaveland Lab (www.kleavelandlab.org) at Weill-Cornell Medicine in New York City seeks an enthusiastic, thoughtful scientist to join our growing team. We are passionate about uncovering the roles...read more


Postdoctoral positions in Houston, TX in large-scale RNA biology
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2 postdoctoral positions are available in lab of Dr. Eric Van Nostrand (Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology & Core Member, Therapeutic Innovation Center) at the Baylor College...read more


Postdoctoral positions in Houston, TX in large-scale RNA biology
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2 postdoctoral positions are available in lab of Dr. Eric Van Nostrand (Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology & Core Member, Therapeutic Innovation Center) at the Baylor College...read more


Postdoctoral Research Opportunity: Innate immune sensing of Z-form RNA
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The Oberst Lab at the University of Washington (oberstlab.org) seeks a motivated postdoctoral researcher for a project focusing on the formation and innate immune sensing of Z-form RNA species in models of antiviral immunity and autoimmunity. This poorly-understood form of RNA is thought to...read more


Research Scientist
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Ribogenics is a new, North Carolina based biotech startup focused on the discovery and development of small molecule therapeutics for diseases arising from RNA mis-splicing or perturbations in the RNA....read more


Postdoctoral Fellowship in tRNA and mRNA metabolism and function
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Richard Maraia’s Laboratory, National Institutes of Health (NIH), NICHD, Bethesda, Maryland, USA. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or M.D. and have less than 5 years postdoctoral experience....read more


Research Scientist I – RNA Biology Division
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The RNA Research Division at New England Biolabs is seeking a motivated, energetic, and scientifically rigorous individual to join a team engaged in research and development of new and innovative tools for...read more


Assistant Professor in Molecular Biology
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The Medical University of Vienna is one of Europe’s premiere institutions for biomedical and clinical research. We are looking for a highly qualified scientist in the field of Molecular Biology with enthusiasm...read more


Postdoctoral Position to Study Biology of tRNA-derived RNAs and tRNA Biogenesis Under Stress
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A postdoctoral position is available to study biology of tRNA-derived RNAs and tRNA biogenesis under stress. We are seeking to recruit new colleagues that will have joint appointment in the laboratories of Paul...read more


Postdoctoral Position at NIH — Structures, Interactions and Mechanisms of Noncoding RNAs and RNPs
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A postdoctoral position is available in the Structural Biology of Noncoding RNAs and Ribonucleoproteins Section, Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB), NIDDK, in NIH’s vibrant main campus in Bethesda, MD near...read more


5-year research technician position in RNA and immunity at the University of Edinburgh
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The Macias lab is seeking to recruit a research technician through a 5-year Wellcome Trust- funded research programme aiming to understand the role of non-coding RNAs and transposable elements in...read more


5-year postdoctoral position in RNA and immunity at the University of Edinburgh
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The Macias lab is seeking to recruit a post-doc through a 5-year Wellcome Trust- funded research programme aiming to understand the role of non-coding RNAs and transposable elements in controlling...read more


Group Leader Position - Single-cell Microbiology
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The Institute of Molecular Infection Biology (IMIB), as part of the Research Centre for Infectious Diseases (ZINF) of the University of Würzburg, seeks to recruit a new group leader. We are interested in...read more


Bioinformatics Postdoc at Princeton University in Ralph Kleiner Lab
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We are seeking a candidate at the postdoctoral/research associate level with expertise in bioinformatics to join the laboratory of Professor Ralph Kleiner at Princeton University. The Kleiner lab develops novel...read more


5-year Wellcome Trust funded postdoc posts, Centre for Developmental Neurobiology, London, UK
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The HOUART lab, situated at the heart of LONDON, is seeking to appoint three postdoctoral research associates (PDRA) to join a 5-year WELLCOME TRUST-funded research programme aiming to understand...read more


Postdoctoral Position in Pittsburgh
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A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Nara Lee at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. The Lee lab studies how Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) utilizes noncoding RNAs to its benefit...read more


Research Associate, Computational Biology - Flagship Labs 69, Inc.
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FL69 is seeking an innovative and highly motivated research associate with expertise in computational biology and data science to play a vital role in the company’s efforts to discover new therapies...read more


Research Associate, NGS - Flagship Labs 69, Inc.
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FL69 is seeking a highly motivated Research Associate to join our discovery engine. The ideal candidate for this position has a strong background in molecular biology with extensive experience preparing next generation sequencing (NGS) libraries...read more


Scientist, Computational Biology (NGS) - Flagship Labs 69, Inc.
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FL69 is seeking a strong Computational Biologist to be a key contributor on its computational biology team. The ideal candidate has a strong background in human genetics and multi-omics data analysis...read more


Scientist, Molecular Biology (Discovery Platform) - Flagship Labs 69, Inc.
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FL69 is seeking a Scientist to join and our discovery platform which is focused on large scale discovery rooted in the regulation of RNA translation. The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong background in molecular and protein biology...read more


4.5 year funded postdoctoral positions for Drosophila or mouse geneticists at CEITEC, Brno, Czech Republic
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Two funded postdoctoral positions are available at The Central European Institute of Technology – Masaryk University (CEITEC MU) in Brno, Czech Republic. These positions are available in ongoing projects in the group of RNA and Immunity...read more


Chair of the Department of Physiology and Biophysics - University of Colorado School of Medicine
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The University of Colorado School of Medicine invites nominations and applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Physiology and Biophysics. The Chair reports to the Dean of the School of Medicine and...read more


Research Associate and Expert in the Bioinformatics and Statistics of Transcriptomics
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Become a member of the U de Sherbrooke RNomics platform (https://rnomics.med.usherbrooke.ca). A dynamic and unique service platform specialized in RNA biology and the detection RNA variants. The...read more


Tenure Track Faculty Positions in the Department of Microbiology and Infectious Deseases
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The Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the Université de Sherbrooke (http://www.usherbrooke.ca/dep-microbiologie/) invites applications for...read more


Assistant Professor, Molecular Cell Biology
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The department of Molecular and Cell Biology in the School of Natural Sciences at the University of California, Merced is seeking one new faculty member at the Assistant Professor level (tenure-track) in the...read more


Staff Scientist/Postdoc Position in High-Throughput Sequencing and RNA-seq
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Applications are invited for a scientist/postdoctoral position at the Core Unit Systems Medicine (SysMed) – a joint institution of the University of Würzburg and the University Hospital of Würzburg, Germany. The...read more


Postdoctoral Position in the Laboratory of Dr. Eva Gottwein at the Feinberg School of Medicine
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A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Eva Gottwein at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. The Gottwein lab studies mechanisms underlying Kaposi’s...read more


Postdoctoral position at Yale University in the Grace Chen Lab
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We are seeking postdoctoral fellows to join the laboratory of Dr. Grace Chen at Yale University in the Department of Immunobiology. The Chen lab investigates the mechanisms and regulation of circular RNAs (circRNAs), a newly identified class of ubiquitous RNAs...read more


Assistant Professor, RNA Biology/Chemistry and RNA Therapeutics
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The Houston Methodist Research Institute (HMRI) welcomes applications for an Assistant level faculty investigator (our equivalent of tenure track) in RNA biology or chemistry for our RNA Therapeutics Program...read more


Computational Biologist/Bioinformaticist
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We are seeking a highly motivated Computational Biologist/Bioinformaticist. This person will be primarily responsible for NGS data analysis and management as well as workflow/pipeline design...read more


Research Associate II (RNA Production)
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Ribometrix is a platform therapeutics company discovering small molecule drugs that target functional 3D RNA structures to treat human diseases. Our main operations are located in the heart of Research Triangle Park in Durham, North Carolina...read more


Research Associate II, RNA Biology
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Ribometrix is a platform therapeutics company discovering small molecule drugs that target functional 3D RNA structures to treat human diseases. Our main operations are located in the heart of Research Triangle Park in Durham, North Carolina...read more


Postdoctoral Research Position - Lab of Philip Bevilacqua PhD
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The laboratory of Professor Philip Bevilacqua in the Departments of Chemistry and of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, at The Pennsylvania State University, seeks to fill a postdoctoral research position in RNA Chemistry and Biology...read more


One or more NSF-funded postdoc positions are available in the Hoogstraten lab at Michigan
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State to study the biophysics of RNA recognition and tertiary interface formation. Depending on interest, projects will involve some combination of...read more


Scientist / Senior Scientist, RNA – Protein Biology, Translational Research
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Sardona Therapeutics is a venture-backed biotech startup developing a new class of small molecule therapies that target RNA-binding proteins. Our founders and advisors are world-leaders in the field of RNA/protein biology and small molecule drug development...read more


Post Doctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
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We are seeking a full time Postdoctoral Research Associate for a Leverhulme Trust funded position to study the role of RNA binding proteins in exocytosis in both insulin producing pancreatic beta cells and neuroendocrine cells...read more


Postdoctoral Associate Opening at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine
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The Laboratory of Dr. Shengdong Ke has one postdoctoral associate opening at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. The Ke Lab focuses on RNA, a central node of genetic information flow from DNA to protein...read more


Postdoctoral fellowships in RNA biology and RNA virology
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The Garcia-Blanco laboratory in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Texas Medical Branch is looking for outstanding postdoctoral fellows for studies at the interface of RNA biology and immunology...read more


Post-Doctoral Position
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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...read more


Postdoctoral Researcher Position
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A postdoctoral researcher position is available at the Laboratory of Medicinal Biophysics to study the structures of long-non-coding RNAs. The candidate will utilize molecular biology and structural-biophysical tools...read more


Postdoctoral Position in RNA Biology – University of California, Riverside
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We are looking for a talented and motivated postdoctoral researcher to work on RNA biology in mammalian cells...read more