Positions

Postdoctoral and PhD student positions in Aging and Neurodegeneration in C. elegans: Barcelona, Spain

Dr. Aurora Pujol group is actively exploring strategies for treatment of X-adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD), a peroxisome biogenesis disorder. They have recently established C. elegans model of X-ALD

1 Post-Doctoral position (2 years with tenure-track possibilities)
Eligibility - Ph.D. or MD. PhD for less than two years. Experience in molecular genetics, cellular and molecular biology or biochemistry appreciated. Previous work with C.elegans is a plus.

1 PhD position
Eligibility - in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or Medical Sciences with excellent academic qualifications

Dr. Aurora Pujol
Lab Website
Link to Pubmed Articles by Dr. Pujol

Source Link - http://www.thesciencejobs.com/jobs/biology/cell-biology/18214
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PhD Position (limited to European/UK students only)
Peroxisome Function and Lipid-Toxicity of Pancreatic Beta-Cells to Saturated Fats.
Prof. Mark Walker
Professor of Molecular Diabetic Medicine
Faculty of Medical Sciences Graduate School
Newcastle University
Details on www.findaphd.com
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Postdoctoral Position in peroxisome biogenesis and turnover
Group - Prof.  Dr. Suresh Subramani
UCSD, La Jolla, CA, USA
Eligibility - Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree, strong background in cell biology, molecular biology and biochemistry using yeast or mammalian systems.
Topic - Genetics, Cell biology and Biochemistry of peroxisomal protein import, peroxisome biogenesis and peroxisome turnover by autophagy.
Details
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PhD Position
Group of Prof Alison Baker
Centre for Plant Sciences, University of Leeds
Project overview - Characterizing biological effects of small molecule inhibitors of peroxisome motility using arabidopsis plant model.
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Post-doctoral research position in "Organelle Cross-talk and Disease"
For a period of 3 years (initially 1 year)
description - Identification and characterization of novel, potentially disease-related peroxisomal and mitochondrial proteins.

Prof. Dr. Michael Schrader
Lab website
Centre for Cell Biology
University of Aveiro
Aveiro, Portugal
Contact - mschrader@ua.pt