Job Postings Related to Genome Activation

A list of academic job postings related to the field of genome activation.

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Lab Manager / Research Associate Antonio Giraldez Yale University School of Medicine New Haven, Connecticut, USA developmental biology, zebrafish, genomics, gene regulation Job application link Twitter: @GiraldezLab March 28, 2023
Staff Scientist Todd Macfarlan/Section on Mammal Development and Evolution The National Institutes of Health, NICHD Bethesda, Maryland, USA Development, Evolution, Endogenous retroviruses, chromatin, meiotic recombination Job application link Twitter: @todd_macfarlan March 28, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Edward Grow University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Dallas, Texas, USA Embryonic genome activation, human preimplantation embryos, stem cell modeling, endogenous retrovirus, maternal effect, in vitro follicle culture, chromatin reprogramming Grow Lab open positions Twitter: @ControllingLMNT March 28, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Shelby Blythe Northwestern University Evanston, Illinois, USA Transcription, Chromatin, DNA Replication, Genomics, Quantitative Imaging Blythe Lab open positions March 28, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Yi Zhang Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts, USA MZT, ZGA, preimplantation, gastrulation, Ribo-map, epigenetics Email Dr. Yi Zhang ( Dr. Zhang’s Google Scholar page experience working with mouse embryos preferred March 28, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Julia Zeitlinger Stowers Institute for Medical Research Kansas City, USA Gene regulation during development, machine learning, single-cell genomics technology Job application link Twitter: @JuliaZeitlinger This is a fully funded position, including benefits March 28, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Jan Skotheim Department of Biology, Stanford University Stanford, California, USA how cell size thresholds are generated in a variety of cellular contexts (yeast to human cells); how cellular properties and concentrations scale with cell size and how these concentration scalings impact cell physiology To apply, please email Prof. Skotheim with a statement of interest and a CV. Twitter: @JanSkotheim March 28, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Jingyue (Ellie) Duan Cornell University Ithaca, NY, USA Bovine ZGA, functional genomics, XCI, XCU, stem cell reprogramming Email Dr. Yuan ( if interested in any open positions Twitter: @ellieduan Training in molecular biology and genomics April 24, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Sergio Ruiz Macias/Mammalian Development Unit The National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD, USA Embryonic Stem Cell Biology and early embryonic development Send cover letter and CV via email to Dr. Ruiz Macias ( if interested in studying the underlying molecular mechanisms that control totipotency and in exploring the role of new regulators of Zygotic Genome Activation Twitter: @sruizmacias Fully funded postdoc position up to five yeras. The applicant should have or about to have a PhD in Developmental Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology or similar, and must have demonstrated expertise in molecular biology/mammalian cell culture (preferably in embryonic stem cells). Knowledge in mouse embryology, single-cell RNAseq, chromatin architecture and/or next generation sequencing technologies is an advantage but not required. May 4, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Melissa Harrison University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI, USA genomic reprogramming, pioneer factors, ZGA, Drosophila, genomics, imaging E-mail with cover letter, CV and list of 3 references Twitter: @harrisonflylab May 18, 2023
Postdoctoral researcher Theodora Koromila University of Texas-Arlington Arlington, TX, USA gene regulation, cell development, chromatin accessibility, genomics Koromila Lab open positions Twitter: @t_koromila May 18, 2023