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5 post-doctoral positions at the structural biology unit of IBMB-CSIC

The Structural Biology Unit ("María de Maeztu" Unit of Excellence, IBMB-CSIC) has five postdoctoral contracts available for a period of up to three years (start July 1st), to be enrolled in the following research projects:
Structural studies of protein-DNA complexes involved in gene transcription regulation.
Biochemistry and molecular biology of proteolytic enzymes and of the host-microbiome interaction.
Development of computational methods in macromolecular crystallography.
Structural studies on mitochondrial DNA regulatory proteins
Genome-wide bioinformatic analysis of nucleosomal DNA topology.
The application deadline is 11th April of 2016.
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7 positions open for pre-doctoral training at the structural biology unit of IBMB-CSIC

The Structural Biology Unit ("María de Maeztu" Unit of Excellence, IBMB-CSIC) has seven predoctoral fellowships available for a period of up to four years (start October-December 2016) Read More…

Post-doctoral position in development of computational protein design methods

The Biosystems and Process Engineering Laboratory (LISBP), located on the grounds of the INSA-Toulouse (France) is seeking for a postdoctoral researcher to work at the intersection of Computational Structural Biology and Discrete Optimization, on models and algorithms for Computational Protein Design. Read More…

2-years post-doctoral position on DNA-based supramolecular materials, University of Mons – UMONS, Belgium

An open post-doctoral fellowship is available in the Laboratory for Chemistry of Novel Materials, University of Mons, Belgium. ( and

The project, funded by the National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS), concerns the design and experimental study of enzyme-responsive materials that combine nucleic acids and synthetic (macro)molecules. Keywords: DNA ; enzymatic activity ; supramolecular self-assembly; chirality. Read More…

Post-doctoral and PhD positions in Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry

Post-doctoral and PhD positions in Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry of Nucleosides, Nucleotides and
Nucleic acids, IOCB Prague, Czech Republic
Host institutions: Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Czech Academy of Sciences and Dept. of Organic Chemistry, Charles University in Prague
Prof. Michal Hocek Research Group: Joint laboratory of IOCB and CU in bioorganic and medicinal chemistry of nucleic acids. More information here. Read More…

Research Associate in Computational Chemistry

We are seeking an enthusiastic highly motivated scientist with proven intellectual and technical abilities to work on at the interface between computational chemistry and biophysics. The overall focus of the programme is the use of modern simulation methods to examine the role of metals in the structure and aggregation of amyloid peptides that are implicated in Alzheimer’s disease.
Applicants must hold a 2:1 or 1st Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in Chemistry, and should also possess a PhD in Computational or Theoretical Chemistry or a closely related area. Informal enquires should be made to Dr James Platts, e-mail
This position is full time (35 hours per week), fixed term for 3 years and available from 1 February 2016. Please visit and search for vacancy number: 4055BR for full details.
Closing date: 11 December 2015