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California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for 2017-2018.  Prospective applicants in the mathematical and physical sciences, chemistry, or engineering are invited to apply by completing ONE application for postdoctoral positions at any of the four partner schools: Berkeley, Caltech, Stanford and UCLA.

The California Alliance’s Postdoctoral Fellowship applications are accepted online at: http://ppfp.ucop.edu/login

Please see the attached program announcement or visit the California Alliance website for more information: https://www.california-alliance.org/

Please encourage prospective postdoctoral fellows to apply and help us spread the word by forwarding the announcement on to your colleagues. These are postdoctoral awards for up to two-years, with annual stipends from $55K to $70K per year.

The California Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate is a National Science Foundation-supported initiative to increase diversity among STEM graduate students, postdocs, and faculty. Please see the attached program announcement or visit the website for more information.  For assistance with the application process, please contact Dr. Catherine Newman at: californiaalliance@berkeley.edu Continue reading

The California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 academic year

The California Alliance invites prospective postdoctoral fellows to submit ONE application for postdoctoral positions at any of the four partner universities: Berkeley, Caltech, Stanford and UCLA. These are postdoctoral awards for up to two-years, with annual stipends of $55K to $70K in the mathematical, physical and computer sciences, chemistry, and engineering.

There is no formal application deadline, but applicants are encouraged to apply by January 4, 2016, because the Alliance will begin reviewing applications and making award decisions at that time.

 Please visit the website for more information:

Lead Application & Database Developer at EPA Raleigh-Durham!

We need a recent master’s graduate who is interested in combining an interest in toxicology with a passion for computer programming and database development! The EPA Environmental Research and Business Support Program is searching for a Lead Application and Database Developer to join the team at the EPA facility in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

The position is for master’s graduates who have a degree in chemistry, computer science, engineering, bioinformatics, biology, statistics, math, physics or a related discipline, and have education/experience with database concepts and fundamentals, and are proficient in at least one programming language. The position is expected to begin in September 2015 and has a pay rate of $26.91/hour. For more info, or to apply for the position, visit our website at www.orau.org/epa/ Questions? Email EPAjobs@orau.org. To hear more about position openings like this, follow us on Twitter at@GovCareerPaths.

REACH: Graduate Engineering Preview Program at University of Southern California

REACH is a Master’s and doctoral preview program that takes place at USC’s University Park Campus near downtown Los Angeles. Round-trip transportation, lodging and meals for REACH participants will be paid for by the USC Viterbi School. Attendees who later apply to the USC Viterbi School of Engineering for graduate study will also have their $85 application fee waived.

April 9-10, 2015
University of Southern California

APPLY NOW (Deadline to apply is February 27, 2015)

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Postdoctoral position in the single-molecule fluorescence microscopy of protein folding

A postdoctoral position in the single-molecule fluorescence microscopy of protein folding is available in Silvia Cavagnero’s group. Well equipped state-of-the-art lab, friendly atmosphere, beautiful Madison (WI) city setting.

Prior experience with single-molecule confocal instrumentation is preferred.  Email Silvia Cavagnero if interested.
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REU program for undergraduates –

The BCMB Department at UT-Knoxville will once again offer a special REU program for undergraduates interested in hands-on scientific research experience.  The broad focus is on Sensing and Signaling in Biological Systems. The team of REU faculty represent multiple modern scientific disciplines including cell biology, molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, physical chemistry, and computational biology.

Application deadline: February 27, 2015

Program runs May 25, 2015 through August 1, 2015

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Postdoctoral Position at Indiana University

NIH T32 Postdoctoral Position at Indiana University

Application deadline is 15 January 2015.  Later applications will be considered if the position remains open.

The NICHD T32 training grant entitled, “Common Themes in Reproductive Diversity” is accepting applications for 1-2 postdoctoral traineeships. This T32 offers broadly integrative training in the areas of sexual reproduction and development with a focus on behavior of humans and other animals.  We address key questions in genetic, epigenetic, environmental, and parental contributions to reproductive and social behavior, as well as origins and expression of differences among the sexes, and sex and immunity in health and disease. Indiana University’s excellent support for research and its globally recognized strengths in human sexual and reproductive health, gender studies, animal behavior, endocrinology, and evolution of development ensure the highest quality training.

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DHS Summer Research Team for Minority Serving Institutions

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sponsors a 10-week summer internship program.

Application deadline: December 15, 2014

Faculty receives a $1,200 weekly stipend.
Graduate students receive a $700 weekly stipend.
Undergraduate students receive a $600 weekly stipend.
All participants may be eligible to receive housing and travel allowances.

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Summer ORISE Fellowship Opportunity at CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH), Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS), is seeking Summer ORISE Fellows to focus on public health issues related to the environment. Candidates will join projects associated with developing and applying new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemicalmarkers that are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases.

The fellowship carries a stipend of approximately $2,700 per month for full-time undergraduate student fellows and $3,400 for full-time graduate student fellows. Continue reading