External Jobs & Announcements

- Non-OPF Announcements, External Events & Job Opportunities -

This page is used to advertise non-OPF Events and Announcements that may be of interest to our community. We also post job opportunities received from our colleagues and partners outside of Harvard Medical School.  Please contact us if you wish to have an announcement, event or job listing posted here.

Announcements and External Events

Bullock Postdoctoral Fellowship - The Wellman Center for Photomedicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital is pleased to invite applications for the Bullock postdoctoral fellowship for research aimed at understanding and solving important biomedical problems. PhD, MD and MD PhD research fellows are eligible for this award. Electronic applications should be submitted toBullockFellowship@partners.org Deadline: No later than 5 pm on November 1, 2016. More info HERE.

Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab
 Applications Due September 1, 2017 Now is your chance to join the Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab! The Life Lab offers Harvard faculty, alumni, students and postdoctoral scholars who are leading high-potential, early-stage life sciences and biotech startups all the resources they need to take their ventures to the next level of development.  The Life Lab offers residents a fully-equipped and permitted wet laboratory environment, collaborative co-working space, and access to the entire Harvard Innovation Labs ecosystem. Additionally, the Life Lab features short-term and month-to-month leases at below-market rates, and your intellectual property is yours to keep.

Harvard Catalyst’s Mentee-Mentor Matching Program is now accepting applciations.
This one-year, pilot program will match junior investigators with senior faculty who will serve as developmental mentors. | Mentee-Mentor Matching Program, September 2017-June 2018 | Apply by August 18th! | This program is tuition-free for Harvard-affiliated institutions. For more information and a detailed description of the course, please visit: http://catalyst.harvard.edu/services/formal-mentoring/mentee-mentor-match.html

Harvard Catalyst is now accepting applications for Introduction to Translational Medicine, a 4-day survey course that introduces the principles and practice of T1 translational research. The course is free for HMS affiliates, and is particularly valuable to junior faculty and fellows | Application deadline: 5:00pm, September 11, 2017 | More info: http://catalyst.harvard.edu/services/ittm/


Job Opportunities
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Postdoctoral Fellow Position, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School | The Kim laboratory is seeking a postdoctoral fellow in neuroendocrinology. We mainly work with genetically engineered animal models of metabolic-linked diseases such as obesity and diabetes. Highly-motivated candidates with a PhD or MD/PhD in Metabolic Physiology or a directly related field, with neuroscience experience are strongly encouraged to apply. The candidate should be proficient and have a solid background in quantitative and experimental methodology and interpersonal and communication skills. Interested candidates should email a cover letter indicating their research interests and career goals, CV and contact information for 3 references to Young-Bum Kim at ykim2@bidmc.harvard.edu (8.17.17)

The Divito laboratory in the Department of Dermatology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital is seeking a post-doctoral fellow in translational immunology for both short term and long term positions. Lab work is translational and aims to directly impact patient care. We work with both human specimens and novel mouse models of disease. Highly-motivated candidates with a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. in Immunology or a directly related field, or an M.D. with dermatology experience are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should possess strong laboratory, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills. Interested candidates should email a cover letter indicating their research interests and career goals, CV and contact information for 3 references to Sherrie Divito at sdivito@bwh.harvard.edu (8.7.17)

Postdoc position in the newly formed lab of Dr. Zuzana Keckesova, Prague, Czech Republic (Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry –IOCB). We are looking for 3 postdoctoral associates with background in cancer research, molecular biology, biochemistry. We are looking for creative, imaginative, independent and highly-motivated applicants. Bioinformatics and/or animal facility handling skills are a plus. Good English speaking skills are necessary. Institute is very multinational and main way of scientific communication is in English. Starting date is flexible with the earliest date in September 2017. Interested candidates should submit their CV including names and contact information of two references and a brief description of their research experience via e-mail to keckesova@uochb.cas.cz (8.7.17)

3 Post-Doctoral Positions Funded by the Wellcome Trust (UK), up to 5 years. We are looking for outstanding early to mid-career postdoctoral molecular cell biologists with an interest in, and ideally some experience of, angiogenesis during development or disease. We are also interested in applicants with experience in endothelial cell-mural cell interactions. The Wellcome Trust work will involve predominantly the use in vivo experimental models, including a wide range of transgenic mice, with collaborative studies involving models of tumour angiogenesis, retinal neovascular disease and revascularisation. More information and to apply: http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BDE141/research-associate-three-posts/ (8.2.17)

Brigham and Women's Hospital seeks a research fellow in the Department of Neurology. Qualifications include: Ability to produce complex documents, perform analysis and maintain databases. Prior experience reviewing, analyzing, and summarizing scientific literature. Excellent attention to detail and interpersonal, organizational, writing, and project management skills. For complete job posting visit the BWH website, Job Req. #21197BR (7.24.17)

The Vanderbilt Training Program in the Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology of Cancer (Vanderbilt MAGEC) is currently accepting applications for postdoctoral fellowships. The MAGEC program is specifically designed for: PhDs in epidemiology or genetics who have an interest in cancer research, or MDs who have an MPH degree or working experience in epidemiology. Under-represented minorities and individuals with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. US citizenship or permanent residency or is required for the fellowship.Application details available on our website. Applications are ongoing and can be completed online. (7.21.17)


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