Employment Opportunities

The RNA Society is pleased to provide this job posting webpage to the RNA community. Postings are free to members of the RNA Society. All advertisements will remain posted for a three month period.

If you are a member and would like to have your employment opportunity listed on this page, please click here for instructions. 


Assistant Professor, Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
Posted on 

The Department of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry (http://mbb.yale.edu/) at Yale University invites applications for tenure-track Assistant Professor positions. We seek new colleagues who will direct vibrant research programs in any area of molecular biosciences...read more


NIH funded Postdoctoral Fellowship at Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Posted on 

The laboratory of Paul R. Copeland seeks to determine the molecular basis for the dietary requirement for the essential trace element selenium, which is a master regulator of oxidative stress that is required for cancer prevention, immune cell function and male fertility...read more


Looking for a Highly Motivated Postdoc to Join the Epigenetic and Cellular Microbiology Group
Posted on 

We are looking for a highly motivated postdoc to join us in a stimulating, international environment at the INRAE campus located close to Paris (University Paris-Saclay). The candidate will join the Epigenetic and Cellular Microbiology group...read more


UC San Diego: Postdoc Scholars Who Love Science and Dare to Invent
Posted on 

We welcome bold minds who will innovate in RNA biology and technologies, spatial transcriptomics, and single-cell technologies. Ph.D.s in RNA biology, genomics, molecular biology, or nucleic acid biochemistry are most welcome...read more


Postdoctoral Fellowships for Scholars Interested in Academic Careers
Posted on 

We would like to tell you about an exciting postdoctoral training program at Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts. This program, called Tufts IRACDA (Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Awards Program), is funded by the IRACDA mechanism of NIH-NIGMS...read more


Case Western Reserve University Assistant or Associate Professor Department of Biochemistry
Posted on 

Case Western Reserve University, Department of Biochemistry invites applications for tenure-track faculty or tenured faculty positions. While applications from individuals with interests in any area of biochemistry are requested, areas of specific interest include metabolism/metabolomics...read more


Research Specialist in Dioscuri Centre of Scientific Excellence
Posted on 

The newly created Dioscuri Centre for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease at the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB), Warsaw headed by Dr hab. Gracjan Michlewski is inviting applications for a Research Specialist funded by NAWA PP...read more


Postdoctoral Researcher positions in Dioscuri Centre of Scientific Excellence
Posted on 

The newly created Dioscuri Centre for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease at the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB), Warsaw headed by Dr hab. Gracjan Michlewski is inviting applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher funded by NAWA PP...read more


Postdoctoral Fellow
Posted on 

The Research Group of Prof. Dr. Katja Sträßer, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, invites applications for the position as a Postdoctoral Fellow as part of the ERC-funded project "Nuclear mRNP packaging and mRNP architecture"...read more


PhD. Student / Predoctoral Fellow
Posted on 

The Research Group of Prof. Dr. Katja Sträßer, Institute of Biochemistry, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, invites applications for the position as a PhD. student / predoctoral fellow as part of the ERC-funded project "Nuclear mRNP packaging and mRNP architecture"...read more


Postdoctoral positions studying RNA structure and regulation
Posted on 

A funded postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Anthony (Tony) Mustoe at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) in Houston, Texas. The lab’s work lies at the intersection of biology, chemistry, and computation, with the primary goal of defining the roles of RNA structure in gene regulation...read more


Postdoctoral Position available at Yale School of Medicine – mTOR signaling and mRNA translation
Posted on 

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Carson Thoreen in the Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology at Yale School of Medicine. We are a multi-disciplinary lab that studies the mTOR signaling pathway, a master regulator of growth and metabolism...read more


Post-Doctoral Position - Lab of Lynne Maquat, PhD
Posted on 

A Post-Doctoral Position is open in the Maquat lab at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. Applicants should hold a PhD or MD/PhD degree(s) and have expertise in molecular, cellular, or structural biology...read more


Postdoctoral position at Johns Hopkins University
Posted on 

Postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Ryuya Fukunaga at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The laboratory is broadly interested in understanding RNA biology...read more


Postdoctoral fellowship: SnoRNA-guided RNA Modifications in Cardiovascular Disease
Posted on 

The Holley Lab at Duke University studies the role of non-coding RNAs and RNA modifications in cardiovascular health and disease. We are interested in discovering novel molecular mechanisms that depend on snoRNA-guided modifications...read more


Scientist I or II - Platform
Posted on 

Skyhawk Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated Research Associate or Scientist to join the talented, growing startup team in Waltham, MA. Skyhawk is committed to discovering, developing and commercializing small molecule therapeutics that correct RNA splicing...read more


Multiple Postdoctoral Positions are Available in the Kalsotra Laboratory
Posted on 

Effective immediately, multiple postdoctoral positions are available in the Kalsotra Laboratory, located in the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. We are also members of the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology and the Cancer Center @ Illinois...read more


The Disney group in the Department of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute is seeking to hire multiple Postdoctoral Fellows in RNA Chemical Biology.
Posted on 

Effective immediately, the Disney group in the Department of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute (disneylaboratory.org) is seeking to hire multiple Postdoctoral Fellows in RNA Chemical Biology...read more


Postdoctoral Research Fellow in RNA Therapeutics
Posted on 

A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available in the group of Prof. André Gerber to investigate the role of mRNA untranslated regions (UTRs) in gene expression for optimisation of therapeutic approaches. Therefore, the post holder will implement and further develop techniques...read more


Post-doctoral Training Fellow - RNA biology - mechanisms of alternative splicing
Posted on 

The post-doctoral position is available in the laboratory of Vlad Pena, starting with November 15th. We are looking for a highly motivated and creative molecular biologist with a strong background in RNA biochemistry and cell biology, who wishes to expand his/her expertise in structural biology...read more


2 postdoctoral positions (one RNA biologist, one bioinformatician) are available immediately at the Kwok Lab, Department of Chemistry, City University of Hong Kong.
Posted on 

Our research focus is to develop chemical and biochemical technologies to decipher the hidden layers of information in RNA such as RNA structures; identify the RNA binding partners and molecular basis of interactions; and elucidate the mechanistic roles of RNA in regulatory pathways...read more


Sixfold Bioscience — Multiple opportunities in RNA Biochemistry, Biology and Bioconjugation at gene therapy startup (London).
Posted on 

At Sixfold we’re building a better way to deliver cures. We see the huge potential of gene therapies being limited by how safely and effectively they can be systemically delivered in people. Our team is expanding and we’re looking for talented scientists...read more


Postdoctoral positions - Epitranscriptomics in infectious disease and pharmacology, University of Connecticut
Posted on 

Two Postdoctoral positions are available immediately in Fabris’ laboratory to study the structure/function relationships of RNA post-transcriptional modifications involved in the cellular response to RNA viruses and drugs of abuse...read more


International Postdoctoral Fellowship – The role of pre-mRNA structures in the regulation of splicing
Posted on 

The position is available to study the roles of pre-mRNA structures in the regulation of splicing in the laboratory of dr. Petr Folk ([email protected]). Regulatory roles of intron-harbored structures were established for several genes of S. cerevisiae, e.g., RPS9, RPS14, RPL22, or RPL30...read more


Postdoctoral Researcher positions in Dioscuri Centre of Scientific Excellence for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease
Posted on 

The newly created Dioscuri Centre for RNA-Protein Interactions in Human Health and Disease atthe International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB), Warsaw headed by Dr hab. Gracjan Michlewski is inviting applications for up to three Postdoctoral Researchers...read more


NEB (New England Biolabs) – Postdoctoral Fellow Position
Posted on 

The RNA Research Division of New England Biolabs (NEB) invites applicants for the position of Postdoctoral Fellow. The successful candidate will be a key part of an interdisciplinary, multi-center collaborative team working with chemists and biologists to profile and functionally dissect the epitranscriptome in archaea...read more


University of British Columbia - Postdoctoral Fellow Position - Enhancing Transfusable Platelets with Therapeutic RNA
Posted on 

Seeking candidates for a postdoctoral fellow position at the University of British Columbia, in the areas of gene therapy and platelet biology. The successful applicant will be co-supervised by Christian Kastrup (Michael Smith Labs, https://kastruplab.msl.ubc.ca ) and Eric Jan (Life Sciences...read more


SENIOR INVESTIGATOR – RNA BIOLOGY (Equivalent to a Faculty level Associate Professor or Professor)
Posted on 

The National Cancer Institute (NCI), Center for Cancer Research (CCR), RNA Biology Laboratory is seeking an outstanding, internationally known scientist to lead an independent research group focused on any area of RNA biology. The successful candidate will be part of the newly established RNA Biology Laboratory...read more


Postdoctoral fellow position in combinatorial regulation of gene expression by RBPs and microRNAs.
Posted on

We are seeking an excellent candidate to study the extent and mechanism of joint control of mRNA expression by RBPs and microRNAs. Our lab uses transcriptome-wide as well as targeted approaches in molecular biology and biochemistry to study post-transcriptional gene control....read more


NIH-funded Postdoctoral Fellow Positions in RNA Biology and Neurobiology
Posted on

NIH-funded Postdoctoral fellow positions are available in the Zheng lab at the University of California Riverside. Current research projects investigate emerging roles of alternative splicing and nonsense-mediated mRNA decay in brain development, neuronal longevity, and neurodegeneration...read more


Staff Scientist in RNA Therapeutics Program
Posted on

Our RNA Therapeutics program at Houston Methodist Research Institute in the Texas Medical Center is translating fundamental research insights into transformational therapies. We have the strongest translational program for RNA Therapeutics in the country with GLP testing facilities...read more


Faculty Position in RNA Therapeutics Program
Posted on

Our RNA Therapeutics program at Houston Methodist Research Institute in the Texas Medical Center is translating fundamental research insights into transformational therapies. We have the strongest translational program for RNA Therapeutics in the country with GLP testing facilities...read more


Postdoctoral positions in large-scale RNA biology
Posted on

Postdoctoral positions are available in lab of Dr. Eric Van Nostrand (Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology & Core Member, Therapeutic Innovation Center) at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX...read more


Postdoctoral position at Duke University – noncoding RNAs in childhood cancer
Posted on

A funded postdoctoral position is available in the Linardic lab to study the role of lncRNAs in the origin of the childhood cancer rhabdomyosarcoma (a skeletal muscle cancer), and the promise of RNAs as therapeutic targets. We are a cancer biology lab...read more


Postdoctoral Positions in RNA Epigenomics
Posted on

Two postdoctoral positions are available in the laboratory of Gregory Matera in the Integrative Program for Biological and Genome Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA...read more


Postdoctoral positions in New York City – functions and mechanisms of noncoding RNAs
Posted on

We are seeking one or more postdoctoral fellows to join Dr. Kleaveland’s newly-established basic research lab in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City. The Kleaveland Lab is passionate about...read more


Postdoctoral Associate - Ke Lab
Posted on

The Laboratory of Dr. Shengdong Ke has one postdoctoral associate opening at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. The Ke Lab focuses on RNA, a central node of genetic information flow from DNA to protein...read more


Research Positions - Rational design of programmable anti-infectives
Posted on

The Institute for Molecular Infection Biology at the University of Würzburg is seeking doctoral and post-doctoral researchers to drive a 5-year collaborative research program on RNA-based anti-infectives. The program aims to build a platform technology for...read more