The UNESCO-LÓRÉAL initiative has the goal of promoting the presence of women in the life science field. The grants are aimed for under 35 years-old scientists, that stand out for their research work. The deadline is May 30, 2013 on www.fwis.fr
More info: http://www.fwis.fr/en/user_session/new
Applications from April 27 to May 21, 2013
The new animal house of the University of Vigo will be open in 2013. It aims to respond to the overall demand of laboratory animals by the researchers of this University. This animal facilities meet health and genetic standards. It will focus on the production and use of experimental animals to provide various strains of experimental animals to the University and other research centers in the area.
For the launch of this new infrastructure to support the research trained personnel with the adequate professional profile will be required: for this specific post, professional qualification and veterinary degree are essentials.
More info: http://persoal.uvigo.es/persoal_gl/PAS/emprego/xerais/index.html
The call submission for the Research Grants Programme of Puerta de Hierro will opens on April the 8th, 2013.
This time the grants are intended to support emerging research groups, incentives for clinical research, structural support and research groups to promote the involvement of young researchers of excellence to the institution and the transfer of research results into clinical practice through the Grants programme Segovia de Arana.
More info: http://www.investigacionpuertadehierro.com/?page_id=3690
Celular Endocrinology group at the Health Research Institute
The group of Cellular Endocrinology at the Health Research Institute is looking for a graduate student willing to start his/her PhD in the muscle regeneration, for the identification, characterization and design of drugs for the treatment of diseases associated with dystrophy and/or muscle atrophy. The grant/contract will be charged to the Predoctoral Training Grants Research (PFIs) of the Institute of Health Carlos III corresponding to the call for 2013. Knowledge is positively valued in molecular and cellular biochemistry and characterization, design and synthesis of peptides.
More info: http://www.idisantiago.es/bin/OpenPosition/201303121504