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Current vacancies 


Bioinformatics Research Associate (Fixed Term)

The Ahringer lab is seeking a talented and motivated Bioinformatics Research Associate to join their research laboratory. We study how control of regulatory elements, chromatin domains, and 3D genome organization establish gene expression programmes that drive cellular identity, using the powerful and tractable model organism C. elegans.

Closing date: 15th May 2021  (Privacy and Data Protection policy)


Postdoctoral Researcher at the John Innes Centre

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Researcher to join the group of Prof Martin Howard in the Department of Computational and Systems Biology at the John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK. The main purpose of the position is to develop new interdisciplinary collaborations with experimental groups at the Babraham and Gurdon Institutes in Cambridge, with the successful candidate developing predictive mathematical models that will leverage understanding from past work in plant systems.

Closing date: 16th May 2021  (Gurdon Institute Privacy and Data Protection policy)


Super-resolution microscopy Research Associate (Fixed Term)

The Ahringer lab is seeking a talented and motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to join their research laboratory to use super-resolution microscopy (e.g. STORM and STED) and perturbations to study the formation, organisation, regulation and role of chromatin domains in nuclear architecture and genome function.

Closing date: 21st May 2021  (Privacy and Data Protection policy)