Deadline: No deadline

Carrier opportunities for biochemists and molecular biologists at Merk KGaA

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Deadline: 28th April 2017

Postdoc position (1-years) at the Biochemistry Unit of the Department of Biotecnology and Life Sciences University of Insubria, Varese), aimed at investigation of D-aspartate oxidase and D-aspartate (Prof. Silvia Sacchi).
Details on the application process can be found in the attached document.


Deadline: 15th April 2017

Postdoc position (2-years) at the Biochemistry and Structural Biology Unit of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara), aimed at understanding the molecular aspects of M. tuberculosis DNA repair (Prof. Menico Rizzi).
Details on the application process can be found in the attached document.


Deadline: 4th March

Opportunity for a paid summer internship to work within the team of  Sr. scientist Pietro Gatti at Illumina (Cambridge, UK).
The position would suit a graduate (or talented undergraduate) with a background in Biochemistry, Biotechnology or Molecular Biology.
Details on the application process can be found in the attached document.


Deadline: 5th March

The Max F. Perutz Laboratories have an open call for PhD positions.
Attached please find the job offer and details on the application process.

PhD Program at the International Max-Planck-Research School in Chemical and Molecular Biology (IMPRS-CMB) in Dortmund (Germany) (https://www.imprs-cmb.mpg.de/).

19/06/2016 – dead line: 24/10/2016
PhD positions in the frame of a financed project belonging to the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions.

REP-EAT is a new and innovative research and training Doctoral Programme co-funded by Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions COFUND, the Abruzzo Region, and the University of Teramo (UniTE) in the interdisciplinary domain of food and healthy diet to deepen the impact of food quality on reproductive health (REP) and eating disorders (EAT).
In compliance with the concept of “One Health”, REP-EAT Doctoral Programme focuses on the effect of diet determinants on both humans and animals thus implying a strict integration amongst food and life science research advances.

A single selection process is managed to offer 12 Doctoral positions, ensuring a competitive and transparent international recruitment.

The 12 projects proposed by REP-EAT Doctoral Programme belong to four major topics:


The Doctoral course lasts 3 years, starting from the signature of the contract, and it includes three core elements: Training; Research; Mobility.

3-year PhD studentship in Molecular Parasitology – Group of “Biochemistry and Molecular Biology”, at the Department of Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology of the University of Perugia (Italy). From November 1st 2016 – The position is fully funded (100%) by a NIH grant.    10/06/2016
Dottorato di ricerca in Biochimica dell’Università degli Studi di Milano – Disponibilità di n. 6 borse.
Bando: http://www.unimi.it/cataloghi/dottorati_borse_premi/Bando_dottorati_XXXII_ciclo_accessibile.pdf
Tematiche: http://www.unimi.it/cataloghi/dottorati_borse_premi/tematiche_R25.pdf           
 10/06/2016 – Deadline: 31/08/2016
Borsa di studio per un giovane laureato in scienze biomediche, autore di un progetto di ricerca nel campo delle malattie ematologiche – Associazione Onlus “Damiano per l’Ematologia”

10/06/2016 – Deadline: 31/08/2016
German Academic Exchange service (DAAD, www.daad.de). “Postdoctoral Researchers’ Networking Tour” for postdocs from molecular bioscience who are interested in job opportunities in Germany (academic and non-academic).

We offer:  a practice orientated and diverse programme to suit the requirements of the participants
coverage of programme related costs in Germany (accommodation, domestic travel, most meals)
a lump sum travel allowance if such costs are not borne by a third party. This will also be provided if the stay is extended by up to five working days in order to allow for additional professional networking.

The dates are: July 15 2016 (deadline for application) and September 25 to October 1 (Tour).

Detailed information is available at: www.daad.de/postdocnet

23/06/2016 – Deadline:  08/08/2016
University of Udine & CRO IRCCS Aviano
Ph.D. in Biomedical sciences and biotechnology
2016 Call – XXXII cycle 11 Fellowships

19/07/2016 – Deadline: September 2, 2016
2016 Call for admission for Doctoral degree programs (University of Camerino)

The 2016 Call for admission is now open for Doctoral degree programs
To apply, you have to fill the application form available at:http://web.unicam.it/laureati/dottorato/CallForApplication/

Please read carefully the Call and the Guidelines for applicants
Please quote the Research topics of interest

Example of the Evaluation Form to be used by the experts for their evaluation

Concorso per la selezione di un Ricercatore a Tempo Determinato di tipo B nell’ambito della Biologia Molecolare BIO11
Department of Biotechnology – University of Verona.
Informazioni disponibili al seguente link

Post-doc position in Epigenetics of Sleep : Genova, Italy. – Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genova, Italy (Dr. Valter Tucci)

Borsa di studio per un giovane laureato in scienze biomediche per un progetto di ricerca di base o clinica o epidemiologica nel campo dell’Ematologia. – Associazione “Damiano per l’Ematologia”

PhD student positions in antibacterial drug discovery
INTEGRATE – Interdisciplinary Training Network for Validation of Gram-Negative Antibacterial Targets – www.cdr.fi/

Postdoc position in Mitochondrial DNA dynamics in health and disease at the Department of Biology, University of Padua, Italy (Prof.ssa Maria Eugenia Soriano)

Postdoctoral candidate 
in proteomics and mass-spectrometry at the Department of Veterinary Science and Public Health- University of Milano (Prof. Gabriella Tedeschi)

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