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Career Opportunity - Image Analysis Core Manager in Memphis, TN

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...

Olympus discovery center a the Douglas Institute - Inauguration Day March 17th 2017

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.

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

Neurosymposium - June 15th 2017

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

Microscopy Engineer / Microscopist position in Basel, Switzerland

Posted: 2017-02-15

Open position at the Single Cell Facility ,  ETH, Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering (D-BSSE), Basel:

Microscopy Engineer / Microscopist (m/f)

Responsibilities are training and support of facility users. This includes microscopy instrument quality control and their maintenance. The microscopy engineer/microscopist will develop and implement customized configurations and the setup of the experimental workflows of experiments on the automated imaging systems.  The successful candidate will share responsibilities with our other microscopy expert and work closely together with our software engineer for image analysis and data management.
This position is available for 2 years and located in Basel.
Requirements are a degree from a...

Image Processing and Analysis Specialist - ABIF McGill University

Posted: 2017-02-15

The Advanced BioImaging Facility (ABIF) at McGill University in Montreal, Canada is looking for a candidate for a full-time research associate position as an Image Processing and Analysis Specialist.

With a strong focus on interdisciplinary work, the position will involve addressing research questions from diverse fields such as cell biology, cancer biology, biophysics, neuroscience and cellular biomechanics. McGill is ranked among the finest research-intensive universities in the world. They will have opportunities to attend seminars from world-renowned scientists speaking in Physiology, Biology, Biochemistry, Bioengineering and the Goodman Cancer Research Centre. There will also be links to the private sector for the development of custom acquisition and analysis software...

Imaging Specialist Position at University of Maryland

Posted: 2017-02-08

A position is available immediately for a post-doctoral Research Associate to build and maintain cutting-edge and novel optical microscope systems for life science applications in a new Imaging Facility. We are looking for a person with experience in optical instrumentation, microscope development, and associated software-hardware interfacing. This is a full time position with responsibilities in development and maintenance of the imaging core facility, as well as the potential to participate in research projects with leading faculty in fields at the interface of physics, engineering, and biology. The candidate will manage the imaging facility and oversee shared equipment (including an existing PerkinElmer confocal spinning disk system and cell culture room), be involved in building...

Job opening at the Center for Advanced Microscopy in Chicago

Posted: 2017-01-19

The Center for Advanced Microscopy (CAM) and Nikon Imaging Center (NIC) at Northwestern University in Chicago is looking to hire a new Confocal Microscopy Technologist at the level of Senior Research Technologist. This individual would be responsible for supporting and maintaining our confocal laser scanning microscopes, including training facility users to operate confocal microscopes. This individual must have significant microscopy experience, and also be able to help facility users with experimental planning and troubleshooting. Additionally, the ideal candidate will also have an understanding of optics and microscopy operation to aid in troubleshooting, as well as experience managing shared instrumentation. Additional duties include weekly microscope cleaning, maintenance and...

Open Position: Data Scientist at AIC, HHMI Janelia Research Campus

Posted: 2017-01-19

The Advanced Imaging Center (AIC) at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Research Campus is looking to hire an Imaging Data Scientist who is eager and qualified to tackle emerging problems in bioimage data analysis in a highly collaborative and interdisciplinary ecosystem.

The Data Scientist will work with a wide range of images generated on the some of the most cutting edge instruments developed at Janelia, including the lattice light sheet microscopy, interferometric PALM, live cell multicolored 3D structured illumination microscopy, multifocus microscopy, expansion microscopy as well as instruments equipped with adaptive optics. Due to the global scale of the AIC open-access policy, the Data Scientist will also have the unique opportunity to work with scientists from...

Research Scientist in Cellular and Molecular Imaging

Posted: 2016-12-22

Dartmouth College: Geisel School of Medicine: Department of Biochemistry & Cell Biology

We seek a motivated and experienced individual as an Imaging Specialist in fluorescence microscopy, addressing both cellular and cell-free studies using dynamic microscopy. Available equipment includes an Andor Dragonfly spinning disk, a Zeiss Airyscan, and a Nikon 3-color TIRF. This individual would work with cell biologists and bio-physicists at Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth College, and Thayer School of Engineering to advance multiple projects.

More information at apply.interfolio.com/39834

Neuroscience and Mental health – Assistant Professor - Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Québec

Posted: 2016-11-09

The research centre of the Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Québec (CRIUSMQ), affiliated with Université Laval, is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor positions that can begin as early as July 2017. This recruitment is made possible by the remarkable growth of the research centre in the recent years, and several major initiatives funded by the Canadian and Quebec governments (totalling >70M$), including the Canada Excellence Research Chair in Neurophotonics, the second Canadian Foundation for Innovation fund for the Neurophotonics Centre, and the Provincial Research Support Program for developments in optical and functional magnetic resonance imaging.
The CRIUSMQ hosts more than 60 principal investigators, including seven Canada Research...

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