The Department of Geology and Geophysics at Yale University (earth. yale.edu) announces the 2014competition for the Richard Foster Flint Postdoctoral Fellowship. They welcome applicants with research interests in climatic processes as well as Cenozoic climatic history. Specific research areas include, but are not limited to, glaciology; climatology; atmospheric and oceanic circulations; lowtemperature geochemistry; coupling between tectonics, climate and surface processes; and the biologic record of climate change. Applicants should contact a faculty sponsor in the Department to identify potential research projects, and then submit a short statement of research interests and proposed research, a curriculum vitae, and list of publications. Applicants should also arrange for four reference letters, three external and one endorsement letter from the Yale faculty sponsor. Applications received by June15, 2014will be given full consideration, and decisions will be announced by July15, 2014. Applications and letters of reference should be sent online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/Yale/G&GFlint.(源于Science [2014-03-31])

University of Georgia is seeking two outstanding candidates in the field of developmental biology, biological sciences, neuroscience, and regenerative medicine. The researchers will be working in an interdisciplinary area of research on the formation and renewal of taste buds in a well- equipped laboratory for developmental biology and stem cell studies. The Research Associates will be expected to work independently after a short period of training. Responsibilities will include: move projects forward in a timely manner; develop new methods that are needed for expanding current research; participate in new grant applications; share the management of animals and the lab; develop new ideas and submit funding application independently for their own career development. Applicants must have a PhD and a record of publications in the specified areas. Experience with mouse handling and cell/tissue cultures is preferred. Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and reprints of selected publications. In addition, applicants should request at least three letters of reference from individuals who can provide a critical evaluation of the candidate’s research and other scholarly activities. Applications and letters of reference should be sent by email to: Dr. Hongxiang Liu, MD, PhD, Animal & Dairy Science Department, Regenerative Bioscience Center,425River Road–Rhodes Center, Rm308, University Of Georgia, Athens, GA30602-2771. Telephone:706/542-7048. FAX: 706/583-0274. E- Mail:lhx@uga.edu.(源 于Science[2014-04-01])

The Johns Hopkins University invites applications for Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS). They seek outstanding individuals with a recent PhD in any area of Earth and Planetary sciences. Candidates with research interests in the areas of planetary atmospheric chemistry or planetary geophysics, with a focus on terrestrial planets or icy satellites, will be given preference. Information on their department and its research activities can be found at http://www.eps.jhu.edu. The duration of the fellowship is one year with an anticipated extension for a second year. Consideration of applications will begin April 1, 2014. Applications can only be submitted electronically through https://apply.interfolio.com/24727. To apply, please submit curriculum vitae (with email address), names and emails of three or more references, and a brief research plan.(源于Science[2014-04-01])

A postdoctoral training position is available to study signal transduction in cancer at the Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, UT Southwestern Medical Center. Their laboratory focuses on the following major areas of research. 1) Receptor tyrosine kinase signaling in cancer,2) how inflammatory signaling networks influence oncogenic signaling pathways and 3) synthetic lethal interactions in receptor tyrosine kinase signaling. They are particularly interested in the biology of glioma and use an approach combining in vitro experimental systems, mouse models and translational studies using human glioma tissue. They are looking for an individual with a PhD or MD, PhD degree who is highly motivated and hardworking with experience in molecular and cell biology and some evidence of research accomplishment. Experience working with a mouse model of cancer is strongly preferred. Please send CV, a statement of research interests, and the names of three references to amyn.habib@utsouthwestern.edu.(源于 Science[2014-04-01])

Geisinger Health System (GHS) is seeking a postdoctoral fellow at the Weis Center for Research. The research focus for this position is the functions of the HIPPO pathway and YAP in the mechanism of endometrial cancer. PhD or MD with a strong background in molecular biology is required. Experience with a broad range of molecular and cellular biology techniques, including cloning, ChIP, Northern blotting, SDS-PAGE, microarray analysis, immunohistochemistry, confocal and epifluorescence microscopy, immunohistochemistry, and cell culture is essential. For more information on research programs at Geisinger, please visit: http://www.geisinger.org/professionals/research/wcr. For more information, please visit geisinger.org/careers or contact: Radhika Gogoi MD, PhD, at rpgogoi@geisinger.edu or Jocelyn Heid, Professional Staffing, jheid1@geisinger.edu.To Apply:http://www.Click2Apply.net/qjd7kvt.(源于Science[2014-04-02])

Postdoctoral positions are immediately available to study the role of GPCR agonists, lipoxygenases and chemokines in inflammation, angiogenesis and atherosclerosis. Experience with molecular cloning and animal models of inflammation, angiogenesis and/or atherosclerosis are highly desirable. Based on experience competitive salaries are offered. Interested and highly motivated candidates with PhD, MD or MD/PhD degree and good communication and writing skills should send their curriculum vitae along with three letters of references to: Dr. Gadiparthi N. Rao, Department of Physiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 894 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN38163. E-mail: rgadipar@uthsc.edu. (源于Science[2014-04-03])

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Anna Aldovini at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School to support in a research program on HIV biology and AIDS vaccine development. Highly motivated applicants must have a PhD or MD degree, strong experience in molecular biology and/or immunology techniques, and good communication skills. Send curriculum vitae with names and email addresses of three references to Anna Aldoviniat anna.aldovini@childrens.harvard.edu.(源 于Science [2014-04-03])

Post- doctoral positions are available for candidates who have had research experience in virology, molecular biology, or immunology and have obtained a PhD and/or MD. The research undertaken involves studies of HIV pathogenesis, innate immunity, stem cell biology and vaccine development. Candidate will get experience in many phases of HIV pathogenesis. The position is in the Laboratory for Tumor and AIDS Virus Research at the University of California, San Francisco. Interested candidates should send curriculum vitae and the names of three references to Dr. Jay A. Levy, M.D. University of California San Francisco,513Parnassus, Box1270, San Francisco, CA94143-1270; email:levy.lab@ucsf.edu.(源于 Science[2014-04-03])

Postdoctoral positions and PhD studentships are available at State University of New York at Buffalo. They research is focused on using the human model system to study Parkinson’s disease. They generate patient-specific induced pluripotent stem cells and induced dopaminergic neurons to understand the unique vulnerabilities of human nigral dopaminergic neurons. Qualifications for the position include extensive research experience in molecular biology, cell biology and/or neuroscience. Previous experience in stem cell biology is highly desirable. Please email the CV and a cover letter to: Jian Feng, PhD, Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, State University of New York at Buffalo, 124 Sherman Hall, Buffalo, NY 14214. Email: jianfeng@buffalo.edu. Telephone:716-829-2345. Fax:716-829-2344. Web:www.buffalo.edu/~jianfeng.(源于Science[2014-04-04])

Postdoctoral positions are available in the Calderwood lab to study integrin activation and signaling and to investigate filamin interactions in differentiation, invasion and disease. In addition, a two-three year American Cancer Society-funded postdoctoral position is immediately available for studies of the role of integrins and downstream signaling molecules in skin epithelia and keratinocytes. Specific areas of interest include cell biology, signal transduction, molecular biology and protein biochemistry. Applicants should have a Ph.D. with a strong background in cell biology and biochemistry and excellent written and oral communication skills. Experience working with mouse model systems and using retro/lenti viral vectors will be considered favorably. See http://www.yale.edu/calderwoodlab/LabSite/Welcome. html for more information on the Calderwood lab research. Interested candidates should send a current CV, a statement of research interests, and the names and contact information of three references to Kristen.Porter@yale.edu.(源于Science[2014-04-04])

The Mass General Hospital (MGH) Cancer Center is a worldrenowned institution for cancer biology and translational research. A postdoctoral position is immediately available to study fundamental mechanisms of human tumorigenesis and their application in cancer therapy. Topics of interest include breast cancer, tumor suppressors, tumor metabolism, and tumor genomics relevant to cancer evolution and treatment. Research approaches in the laboratory are uniquely positioned at the interface of biochemistry, cell biology and translational tumor genetic analysis. The position involves joint academic appointments at MGH and Harvard Medical School, providing a rich intellectual environment within a large and dynamic research community. The candidate must have recently (3years or less) received a PhD degree in the biological sciences, and be highly motivated and well versed in basic molecular biology and biochemical techniques. Previous first- author publication in the English- language literature is essential. Please send CV and cover letter to:lellisen@mgh.harvard.edu. (源于Science[2014-04-04])

Johns Hopkins University is seeking outstanding scientist for a PostDoctoral Research Fellowship at Division of Endocrinology/ Metabolism, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. They are interested in the pathophysiology of obesity, particularly in reproductive function and insulin signaling. In vivo and in vitro techniques are used in the investigations. Applicants should have a PhD degree and send their CV, a cover letter stating their research interests, and contact information for three references to: Sheng Wu, PhD, swu24@jhmi.edu.(源于Science [2014-04-05])

The University of South Carolina’s School of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Bacteriology. The successful candidate is expected to develop a strong extramurally funded research program, and must participate in the teaching mission of the department. Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent, and at least three years of postdoctoral research experience. Preference will be given to a candidate who has shown evidence of independence with currently active grant funding. Please submit curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, and statement of research plans to: Dr. Mitzi Nagarkatti, Chair, Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC 29208 or E- mail: bacteriology@uscmed.sc.edu.Kindly arrange to submit three letters of recommendation upon request. The search will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled.(源于Science[2014-04-03])

The Idaho State University College of Pharmacy invites applications for two tenure- track faculty positions at the rank of assistant or associate Professor. The ideal candidates will possess both a PhD and a PharmD degree and a rigorous postdoctoral experience leading to publications in top tier journals. The preferred candidates will have had training or experience in a college of pharmacy or medicine. Preference will be given to candidates with training and experience in pharmacology, clinical pharmacology, pharmacogenomics, or other disciplines appropriate to a college of pharmacy basic sciences department. Candidates with demonstrable strength in synthetic medicinal chemistry will also be considered. Applications for the rank of associate professor will be considered from individuals with funded research programs, evidence of academic leadership, publications in high impact journals, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and a history of some interdisciplinary collaboration. For full consideration, please apply through the Idaho State University Human Resources website (http://isujobs.net) and submit the following items: a cover letter; full curriculum vitae; list of three references; a summary of research and any teaching experience; and a statement of research plans not exceeding three pages. Review of applications begins on arrival and the search closes on October 1, 2014. To apply: http://www.Click2Apply.net/v2xvf28. (源于Science[2014-04-02])

The University of Arizona, Tucson (http://cmm.arizona.edu/) is recruiting a tenure-track faculty at the assistant or associate professor level working in the cellular and molecular basis of myofilament-based diseases and/or the genetic basis of muscle diseases. The Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine (CMM) strengths include a strong research program focused on myofilament structure and function, developmental cardiovascular biology, the molecular basis of complex diseases, cell polarity and intracellular trafficking. They are seeking candidates who have a strong track record of research productivity. Training grants are available to support graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Candidates will be expected to contribute to the teaching and service missions of the Department. To apply, please complete the online application for Job #54853 at www.uacareertrack.com. Be prepared to attach a Letter of Interest, Statement of Research and Teaching Interests, names and addresses of at least3references, and a CV.(源 于Science[2014-04-04])

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