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  • Scholarship: The Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program

    Posted on December 12, 2019 by clisgaras in Scholarship.

    The Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program has received a project request from a Greek institution seeking a scholar to assist with “analysis of microbiome data in terms of bioenergetics diversity.” The scholar should have expertise in “in bioinformatics and data handling for large biological datasets, specifically for the analysis of microbiome/metagenomics data.” If you or someone […]

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  • News: Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program Now Accepting Cycle 4 Applications

    Posted on November 4, 2019 by pfotakis in News.

    GDFP Cycle 4 Now Open! Deadline January 15, 2020 Applications are now being accepted for the Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program (GDFP) to support collaborative academic projects between Greek higher education institutions and Greek scholars in the diaspora. Process:  The GDFP has a two-sided application process: Greek universities submit a project request online to host a scholar, while the scholars submit applications to […]

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  • Scholarship: Travel Scholarship Program

    Posted on October 28, 2019 by clisgaras in Scholarship.

    We are pleased to announce that Mr. Alexandros Kokkosis, Ph.D. student at SUNY Stony Brook University has been selected to receive the Travel Scholarship Award 2019. We would like to thank all the applicants! “I am a 5th year Ph.D. candidate at the Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology (MCP) Graduate Program at Stony Brook University (SBU) […]

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  • Employment: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Tumor Immunology in Verginis Lab at University of Crete Medical School

    Posted on August 27, 2019 by pfotakis in Employment.

    A postdoctoral position is available (starting January 2020) in Verginis Lab at University of Crete Medical School and Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IMBB), Heraklion, Crete to study mechanisms of immune regulation in the context of cancer. Our lab currently focuses on investigating immune tolerance mechanisms at a cellular and molecular level in response […]

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  • Employment: Postdoctoral position at the Developmental Cardiology and Stem Cell Biology lab

    Posted on July 6, 2019 by clisgaras in Employment, Fellowship.

    The Developmental Cardiology and Stem Cell Biology lab at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine is looking for a talented post-doc student to join the lab of Dr. Emmanouil Tampakakis. Our group uses cutting edge methods for single-cell transcriptomics, flow cytometry, gene editing, and single cardiomyocyte mechanics. Our research is innovative and aims to: 1) investigate […]

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  • Employment: Vacancy for Senior Scientist/Department Head

    Posted on July 5, 2019 by clisgaras in Employment.

    The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics is looking for a full-time Senior Scientist/Department Head in its Electron Microscopy & Molecular Pathology Department. The suitable candidate will head, manage and develop the department to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards of excellence in all its activities. Moreover, he/she will exercise leadership, demonstrate vision and […]

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  • Award: Bridges Awards

    Posted on June 7, 2019 by clisgaras in Award.

    The “Bridges Awards” is a new initiative that promotes and supports the collaboration of Greek scientists and entrepreneurs around the globe. Check it out! Several awards are available. Deadline for applications: September 16th, 2019. https://awards.knowledgebridges.gr/el 

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  • Employment: Postdoctoral position in Cancer Bioengineering – University of Pittsburgh

    Posted on May 4, 2019 by pfotakis in Employment, News.

    A postdoctoral position is available at the Tumor Microenvironment Engineering lab in the Department of Bioengineering and UPMC Cancer Institute, University of Pittsburgh. We employ a quantitative approach that integrates microfluidics, systems biology modeling, and in vivo experiments to investigate the role of the tumor microenvironment on breast and ovarian cancer growth, metastasis and drug resistance. Our group has […]

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  • HBA News: Announcing the initiation of the HBA-USA Travel Scholarship Program

    Posted on April 21, 2019 by clisgaras in HBA News, Scholarship.

    The Hellenic Bioscientific Association in the USA (HBA-USA) announces the initiation of the HBA-USA Travel Scholarship Program. The Travel Scholarship Program aims to award one scholarship per year to a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow who is enrolled in a U.S. or Greek program and their work has been submitted to be presented in an American […]

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  • Employment: Postdoctoral Fellow position in Ntziachristos Lab on RNA-related mechanisms and dysregulation in leukemia at Northwestern University

    Posted on March 30, 2019 by pfotakis in Employment, News.

    (Posted: 03.2019) Understanding RNA-related mechanisms and dysregulation in leukemia: Postdoctoral Fellow Position at Northwestern University, Chicago, US The Ntziachristos laboratory studies the mechanistic aspects of oncogenesis with an emphasis on transcriptional and epigenetic regulation of acute leukemia. We focus on how oncogenes interact with each other and with epigenetic modulators to influence gene expression programs […]

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