For PostDocs





The BioMed X Innovation Center in Heidelberg, Germany is pleased to announce a call for application in the field of Intestinal Epithelial Barrier in Autoimmune Diseases. The main objective of the new group will be to develop novel therapeutic concepts for SLE and other autoimmune diseases by investigating the epithelial barrier and the gut microbiome. The sponsor of this project is Merck.
They have open positions for:

  • 1 Group Leader (m/f)
  • 3 Postdoctoral Researchers (m/f)
  • 2 Research Assistants (m/f)

Applications should be submitted via our online application system and should reach us no later than 7 April 2019.

For more detailed information, these links lead you to the official call document and poster.

If you have any questions about the advertised positions or the application process, contact Yvonne Steinrock at ys(at)


Job openings in the new Center for Adipocyte Signaling (ADIPOSIGN).
The Center for Adipocyte Signaling – ADIPOSIGN at the Functional Genomics & Metabolism Research Unit, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Southern Denmark, invites applications from outstanding candidates who are interested in joining our team as PhD student or Postdoc. The positions in the Mandrup Group and Kornfeld Group are available from May 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. Application deadline: 1 April 2019.
More information here.


Postdoc position at the University of Trento to study the role of a new cell cycle kinase/ATPase that regulates chromosome segregation during mitosis.

More information here.



A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Tobias Schmelzle, PhD with the co-supervision of Giorgio G. Galli, PhD, within the Oncology department of the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) in Basel, Switzerland.

More information here.




Grants & mentoring opportunities for young female researchers :

  1. Mentoring: “Mentorat Relève”

This mentoring progamme organized by the UNIGE Equality Office aims to support female researchers who would like to pursue an academic career, and need advice and support to move ahead. During 12 months, 10 selected female researchers will receive an individual support from a UNIGE Professor, and will also take part in 4 collective sessions.

Deadline to apply: March 15, 2019

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  1. Grant: “Subside tremplin”

This financial support allows young female researchers to release time in order to strengthen their scientific profile, write articles, complete or publish their thesis work or make an academic stay abroad. The grant funds the salary of a replacing person. 

Deadline to apply: March 15, 2019

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  1. Grants: PRIMA

This grant is aimed at female researchers at postdoc level. PRIMA grants cover the grantee's salary and project costs (max. CHF 150,000 per year), which allow, amongst others, to engage a team, benefit from an academic stay at another institution, as well as from a mentoring network.Maximum duration: 5 years.

Deadline to apply: November 1, 2019

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