Mustjoki lab at the University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Comprehensive Cancer Center has an opening for a (postdoc) researcher in computational cancer and autoimmunity research. The new researcher will play a critical role in the computational analysis and statistical modelling of large-size WES, WGS, lncRNA-seq, and scRNA-seq datasets and integration of these data with clinical information. Applications for this position will be accepted until the position is filled (14.9).

The research team led by Henrike Hartung located at the Neuroscience Center, Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE), University of Helsinki, Finland is looking for a postdoctoral researcher in neurophysiology starting in February 2021 or as soon as the best applicants are available. The researchers will work on the project “Developmental origin of neuropsychiatric disorders: Effect of early-life stress on prefrontal-amygdala circuits” funded by the Academy of Finland. The main objectives of the successful candidates will be to investigate the development of prefrontal-amygdala circuits after early-life stress exposure. The research will be carried out in rodent models using mainly in vitro and in vivo electrophysiological recording techniques. We are looking for highly motivated, determined and innovative researchers to join our team. The closing date is 31.10.2020 but review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


The Ivaska lab at Turku Bioscience Centre, University of Turku has an opening for a Postdoctoral Researcher in Cancer Biology and Drug Discovery. The project aims to understand how the adhesion, actin cytoskeleton and oncogenic signalling pathways are coordinated within the context of pancreatic cancer tumorigenesis and subsequent metastasis. The main component will be fundamental academic research with potential links to a drug discovery project with a biotech company. Deadline for applications is October 31, 2020.

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