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Posted: 2017-07-27

The University of Michigan is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Manager in the busy multi-user Microscopy and Image-analysis Laboratory (MIL). The MIL houses confocal, 2-photon, STED, widefield fluorescence, TEM, SEM, histology service, and image analysis. Interested individuals are encouraged to visit the MIL web site at www.med.umich.edu/mil for a detailed description of the instrumentation. The MIL is administered by the office of the Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF) under the office of the Dean for Medical Research at the University of Michigan. The Manager is responsible for the daily operation of two facilities serving the imaging needs of a host of departments on the central and north campus locations.

Detailed description of the...

Posted: 2017-07-19

Advanced image analyst and microscopist

  • Closing Date : 31/07/2017 23:55
  • Location : London
  • Division : Breast Cancer Research
  • Team : FACS and Light Microscopy Facility
  • Vacancy Type: Full time
  • Type of Contract: Fixed Term
  • Length of Contract: 3 years
  • Hours per Week : 35 hours
  • Salary Range : £32,145 - £34,769 p.a. based on relevance of experience and skills.

More information : 

https://icr.tal.net/...

Posted: 2017-07-19

Wednesday 9th and Thursday 10th of August, 2017
Room R05.210 (capacity of 100)
CHUM Pavilion R
900, rue St-Denis, Montreal, Quebec
H2X 0A9

Spectra Research Corporation (SRC) is pleased to announce the upcoming WITec seminar and workshop on the Application of 3D Confocal Raman and Correlative Techniques for in vivo and in vitro Studies. This 2 day event will include the following:

    Talks:

        Probing formation and function of biological tissues with Raman Spectroscopy
        Introduction to Correlative 3D Raman Imaging
        Probing Brain Tissues by Confocal Raman microscopy
  ...

Posted: 2017-07-19

Position: Microscopy Specialist

Title: Laboratory Technician

Level: 09. 25 hours per week, $22.61 - $31.23/hour (depending on experience) plus generous benefits package

Sub Group: MUNACA

Job Summary: Under the direction of the immediate supervisor, participates in the execution of laboratory projects and experiments. Trains facility users in a variety of specialized technical tasks according to established training protocols. Prepares materials and equipment. Compiles data. Demonstrates techniques. Maintains equipment.

 

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Participates in the execution of laboratory projects and experiments. Performs a variety of specialized technical tasks according to established methodology in tissue culture...

Posted: 2017-04-28

Sentinel North also seeks to recruit outstanding young researchers at UL through a series of doctoral and postdoctoral scholarships that encourage the development of the experts needed to address the complex challenges and opportunities of the changing North. These excellence scholarships are offered to Canadian and international students willing to start or pursue research projects as part of the Sentinel North research program. The first deadline for submission is May 10, 2017. > Details on the scholarship competitions

Posted: 2017-04-28

As part of Sentinel North (SN), the office of the Vice Rector of Research and Innovation at Université Laval (UL) is investing $3 million over five years (2017 to 2022) in a first competition for new research chairs. The SN research chair program aims to attract both accomplished and promising new researchers to UL to strengthen the institution's research capacity in SN's strategic priority areas. These new chairs are designed for Canadian and international candidates that are not currently at UL. Nominations must be submitted by Faculty Deans by June 26, 2017. > Details on the call for chair submissions

Posted: 2017-03-27

Job title: Light Sheet Specialist
Location: The Francis Crick Institute, Midland Road, London, UK
Contract: Fixed-term (3 years), Full time
Salary: Competitive with benefits, subject to skills and experience
Vacancy ID: 4783

SHORT INTRODUCTION/SUMMARY

The position of Light Sheet Specialist (LSS) will work within the Crick Advanced Light Microscopy Science and Technology Platform (CALM STP) to support the imaging needs of scientists at the Francis Crick Institute. The Light Sheet Specialist will be a member of the CALM STP and report to the Head of CALM. Beyond the provision of basic training and assistance they will help select research projects to support in greater depth, and work on these projects in close association with CRGs.

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Posted: 2017-03-14

Computational Image Analysis Core Manager St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Department of Neurobiology

At St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, we know what can be achieved when the brightest scientific minds face the fewest barriers. That's why we provide world-class facilities. State-of-the-art technologies. Extraordinary support. And a collaborative, bench-to-bedside environment where you can see, firsthand, how your science translates into survival for the children we serve. Quite simply, at St. Jude, we give you everything you need to be the force behind the cures.

The world-renowned investigators in the St. Jude Department of Developmental Neurobiology seek an Image Analysis Core Manager to manage research and development of computational approaches to analyze...

Posted: 2017-02-21

Olympus Canada Inc. and the Douglas Mental Health University Institute Research Centre are pleased to invite you to the Olympus Discovery Center Inauguration Day that will be held at the Douglas Institute on March 17, 2017.

Although this is a neuroscience event, everyone is welcome to attend the Keynote Speaker's Seminar: Dr. Timothy H. Murphy, UBC.

Registration is required and participants may choose to register for just the events that they wish to attend. Please note space is limited.

Register Online »

 

This day will focus on high-end microscopy in the field of neuroscience.

Posted: 2017-02-19

The NeuroSymposium is an inter-university scientific event that gathers graduate neuroscience students from across Québec. This year marks the second edition of the event which will be held on June 15th 2017 at the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec’s Grande Bibliothèque, a landmark of culture and knowledge in the heart of Montréal. Organized by a committee of representatives from neuroscience student associations and research groups from Université de Montréal, McGill University, Concordia University, Université Laval, Université de Sherbrooke, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) et à Trois-Rivières (UQTR), this event is a fine example of scientific collaboration.

Learn more in the NeuroSymposium flyer

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