Division of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Helsinki, invites applications for


The initial period of appointment is from 2.1.2018 (or as agreed) to 31.12.2018.

We are looking for a highly motivate and outstand postdoctoral researcher for the project 3iRegeneration ( financed by TEKES. The aims of the project are to enhance the regeneration by induction of new cells locally in the brain by innovative pharmaceuticals and drug delivery systems. The research work is part of a large national consortium coordinated by Prof. Heikki Ruskoaho (Division of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Faculty of Pharmacy), involving different partners at the University of Helsinki, Aalto University and Helsinki University Central Hospital, combining expertise in areas of life sciences, chemistry, physics, engineering sciences and medicine in an innovative fashion.

Please submit your application with attachments by 21 December 2017 at 23:59 (GMT +2hrs).

Full call text in University of Helsinki pages.

Postdoctoral Positions

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Postdoctoral positions available at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baltimore, MD.

Two Postdoctoral Positions available immediately for highly motivated candidates with exceptionally strong background in molecular and cellular biology. Knowledge and experience in analyses of transcription regulation, chromatin modification, and mouse tumor models required. Projects will focus on mechanistic studies on small molecule cancer therapeutics and their genomic and transcriptomic analyses in human cancers.

The applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D. Ph.D. degree, demonstrated relevant research experience and publication record, and strong work ethic. Excellent verbal and written English communication skills are essential.

Please send curriculum vitae, a cover letter stating research interests and career goals, and names and contact information of three references in a single pdf file to:

Dr. Marikki Laiho, M.D. Ph.D., Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287.

Closing date for applications January 15, 2017.

The John Hopkins University School of Medicine is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer that embraces diversity.


Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Neurobiology, University of Plymouth

Electrophysiological properties of midbrain dopaminergic neurons and/or the molecular signalling pathways in the dopaminergic circuit in different mouse models.

info in the University of Plymouth pages.

Deadline for application 2.1.2018.

Open positions:

in the University of Helsinki.