A postdoctoral Research Associate position is available in the Spagnoli lab. in the Centre for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine at King's College, London. Our team uses interdisciplinary approaches to study pancreas development and stem cells. The candidate will work as part of a new EU-funded FET-Open consortium to bioengineer pancreatic tissue. The Spagnoli lab. is coordinating the Consortium and will be primarily responsible for establishing a 3D-imaging and transcriptome atlas of pancreatic cells and defining cellular sources for engineering pancreatic tissue units. The candidate will be part of a young dynamic team and help in developing this ambitious research program.
Applicants should have a recent Ph.D. degree or have submitted his/her Ph.D. thesis. This position seeks a highly motivated individual with a strong interest in developmental biology, imaging and quantitative biology. Candidates with experience in developmental biology, confocal microscopy, skills in image acquisition and image analysis will be preferred.