A postdoctoral position will be available starting April 2012 in the laboratory of Hitoshi Sawa at National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Japan.
The position will be for two years, but can be extended.
We are studying development of C. elegans to elucidate the following mechanisms.
1) Mechanism of asymmetric division
2) Mechanism of coordinated cell polarization
3) Mechanism of cell invasion
We are seeking highly motivated applicants interested in these projects and other theme related to C. elegans development.
Please visit our home page for detail of our lab.http://www.nig.ac.jp/labs/MultiOrg/Multicellular/index-e.html
Please click below to download a file for the detail of the application process.http://www.nig.ac.jp/jimu/kenkyu/NigPD-F/2012e.pdf
If you have interests, please feel free to contact me (hisawa at lab.nig.ac.jp, please replace at to @), before official application.
MIshima is a beautiful city at the foot of Mt. Fuji about 100km west of Tokyo.