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ZJU-UoE Institute Xie Lab Postdoc Recruitment advert

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:30

Two postdoctoral fellow positions in the field of stem cell are immediately available in the Zhejiang-Edinburgh Institute, Zhejiang University.

Zhejiang-Edinburgh Institute (ZJE Institute) is a joint institute established by Zhejiang University and University of Edinburgh. ZJE institute ( is a bilingual international institute, both Chinese and English are official language on campus. ZJE institute is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals of all ethnic background and from all nationalities.

We investigate signaling molecules within adult stem cells (intestinalmuscle and mesenchymal stem cells) regulate their fundamental properties in both physiological and pathological conditions. Our research incorporates genetically modified mice, primary cells and 3D organoids as well as biopsies from human patients.

We are seeking highly motivated candidates with a PhD degree in biomedical research or life science. Previous experience in transgenic animal, bioinformatics analysis and cancer biology is an advantage. Appointment is initially for 2 years with a possible two-year extension. Postdoctoral fellows will receive an annual salary up to $45,000 (300,000 RMB) plus full social and medical benefits. Zhejiang University also provide housing arrangements and children’s education benefits for postdoctoral scientists.  

Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated exceptional research excellence in a relevant field. For consideration, please send a cover letter, your CV, and the contacts of three recommendation letters as electronic PDF files to Dr. Xie at