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Open Positions in Glycobiology - Stowell Lab at Harvard 
Location: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 

Postdoctoral and Scientist positions are available at Harvard Medical School in the laboratory of Dr. Sean Stowell.  Studies will focus on, but not be limited to, the study host interactions with microbial glycans, examination of innate and adaptive immune engagement of microbial glycans and the evaluation of host cell glycosylation on the regulation of immune cell function.  Read more...

posted March 3, 2021

Research Assistant/Doctoral Researcher (m/f/d) 
Location: Institute of Pharmacy, Christian-Albrechts-University (CAU), Kiel, Germany 

In the research group Plant Glycans at the Institute of Pharmacy, Christian-Albrechts-University (CAU) of Kiel, Germany, a position is available from June 1, 2021 as Research assistant/Doctoral Researcher (m/f/d) limited until January 31, 2024. The salary for the position is based on the German federal public service scale (group 13 TV-L). Read more...

posted February 23, 2021

Full Professor of Biochemistry 
Location: The Center of Biochemistry of the Hannover Medical School (MHH), Germany

The Center of Biochemistry of the Hannover Medical School (MHH) seeks to recruit a Full Professor of Biochemistry (following Professor Dr. Rita Gerardy-Schahn), starting April 1st, 2022. The successful candidate should represent the discipline Biochemistry in research and academic teaching and will head the Institute of Clinical Biochemistry of the Center of Biochemistry. Read more...

posted February 23, 2021 

Openings for Research in Glycobiology 
LocationPedram Lab at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Janelia Research Campus in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area


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posted February 16, 2021 

Glycomics Core Director
Location: Boston, Massachusetts

The National Center for Functional Glycomics (NCFG) and the Glycomics Core at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), Boston, MA, are looking to hire a Director for the Core.  This scientist must be a motivated PhD with at least 5 years of experience in glycomics/glycochemistry and mass spectrometry who will coordinate the daily operations of the core. Read more...
posted February 11, 2021 

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Tumor Biology
Location: University of Alabama at Birmingham

A postdoctoral position is available in the Bellis laboratory to study molecular mechanisms that drive pancreatic cancer. Specifically, our group has developed a transgenic mouse model that exhibits greatly accelerated pancreatic cancer progression due to the overexpression of the ST6Gal1 glycosyltransferase. Read more...

posted February 10, 2021

Postdoctoral Researcher in Glycosaminoglycan Biology
Location: Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Ryan Weiss ([email protected])

The Weiss Lab at The University of Georgia's Complex Carbohydrate Research Center ( is looking to recruit a motivated postdoctoral researcher to work on research projects focusing on the regulation of glycosaminoglycan biosynthesis in human diseases. Read more...

posted February 10, 2021

Postdoctoral Associate (Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation) - Freeze Lab

Location: Sanford Burnham Prebys, San Diego, CA

Dr. Hudson Freeze has a Postdoctoral Associate position available to study the biochemistry and cell biology of a variety of human glycosylation disorders and the opportunity to blend fundamental Glycobiology with medical and translational opportunities. Read more...

posted February 1, 2021 

Postdoctoral/Research Associate position
Location: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Research position in glycobiology / mass spectrometry at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. New Agilent QQQ for LC-MS analysis of bioactive carbohydrates. Read more...

posted January 5, 2021