PhD position

Looking for a candidate for PhD project, motivation and strong CV are required. The project
will study Zn permeability through TRP channels and role of associated protein partners
(Fig below). Skills/opportunities: cell and molecular biology, biochemistry (required), live
cell imaging (desired), patch clamp (training available), synchrotron x-ray fluorescent
nano-imaging (learning opportunity). Locations: Amiens (part-time), Paris (part-time),
travels to south America and Jamaica. Contact: Irina Korichneva at

PhD Scholarship in Waterford Institute of Technology Ireland

The School of Health Sciences and the Nutrition Research Centre Ireland in the Waterford Institute of Technology in Ireland are offering a PhD Scholarship in “Enhancing the bioavailability of macular carotenoids from supplement formulations”. Applications close April 24th 2017. For more information please see the following link:


Kind Regards, BON Conference Committee

Research Fellow in Metals Analysis and Bioimaging

We are looking to recruit an experienced and motivated Research Fellow to play a central role in developing and maintaining the new “London Metallomics Facility”. This facility is funded by the Wellcome Trust and this role will be crucial in providing scientific support and also networking and promoting the centre. Click here for more details.