05 July 2013

Evolution Jobs: Issue 13 (8 posts)

Postdoc: UPorto - Phylogenetics


The Animal Diversity and Evolution Group at CIIMAR-University of Porto ( http://www.ciimar.up.pt http://cibio.up.pt/) is seeking candidates for one Postdoctoral fellowship under the annual application scheme ( http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamento.phtml#BPD). The successful candidate will apply to the Portuguese National Science Agency (FCT) and depending on the outcome is expected to start working ...

Read online.

Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Bioinformatics: USheffield Bioinformatics

University of Sheffield
Department of Animal Plant Sciences
Lecturer (= Assistant Professor) in Bioinformatics

The University is advertising four academic posts in Bioinformatics, including one in the Department of Animal and Plant Sciences (APS).

APS (http://www.shef.ac.uk/aps) is renowned for its work on behavioural ecology, evolutionary ecology, population genetics and plant ecophysiology, and supports multiple major field and lab ...

Read online.

Postdoc: INRA_Sophia DNA Barcoding

Post-Doctoral Position in DNA Barcoding, Taxonomy and Phylogenetics of biological control agents and their target crop pests.

INRA Sophia Antipolis (France) is searching for a post-doctoral fellow to lead research and training activities in DNA-barcoding, taxonomy and phylogenetics on several groups of arthropods of agronomic interest.

The successful candidate will work within the consortium involved in the European ...

Read online.

Graduate position: UCollegeLondon Bioinformatics/Genomics

PhD opportunity: Comparative Genomics of Xenoturbella and the Acoelomorph flatworms

Application Deadline: 30 June 2013

The Telford Lab in the Department of Genetics Evolution and Environment, University College London is seeking a PhD student to join a team funded by an ERC Advanced Award.

The project aims to study the morphology, embryology and genetics of the Xenacoelomorpha ...

Read online.

Postdoc: Barcelona Comparative Genomics

Postdoc position in Comparative Genomics in Spain*

I am looking for a highly motivated candidate that can apply for a postdoctoral fellowship within the programme alliance4universities at Universitat Autnoma de Barcelona (Spain) (http://www.alliance4universities.eu/a4u/en/content/postdoctoral-mobility-0).

The aim of the project is to study the genomic structure of evolutionary genomic regions in different mammalian species. Interest in evolutionary biology, molecular biology ...

Read online.

eDNA surveillance for multiple high risk invasive fish; 2 PhD scholarships

Invasive fishes are a major threat to native species and ecological communities, nationally and internationally. Early detection of such fishes while they are still rare is the key to eradication success but is problematic using conventional sampling.

We seek two PhD students with molecular skills to use advanced genomic approaches, such as next generation sequencing, to develop species-specific markers ...

Read online.

Genetics Laboratory Technician needed at the University of Alaska Fairbanks

The Prugh lab at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is seeking an experienced genetics lab technician to conduct microsatellite and mitochondrial DNA analyses for a non-invasive genetics study of carnivores in Alaska. We are studying the population dynamics of coyotes and other small furbearers (foxes, lynx, and marten) to examine the relative importance of predation, food supply, and climate in ...

Read online.

Postdoc: Bowdoin College Marine Laboratory & Climate Change

Postdoctoral Position in Marine Biology

Bowdoin College invites applications for a one-year Doherty Marine Biology Postdoctoral Scholar beginning September 1, 2013, renewable for a second year. The Bowdoin Marine Laboratory seeks to build strength in climate change research of near-shore and coastal systems. Applicants with physiological, population, or community approaches to changing environments are particularly encouraged. Familiarity with bioinformatics ...

Read online.

Find all open positions in Evolution at http://evolution.thesciencejobs.com