The scientific laboratory of excellence “Labex SIGNALIFE” is comprised of 6 leading research institutes from Nice, France with the participation of 49 top-level research teams. SIGNALIFE is a collaborative research program in Life Sciences at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis financed by the Excellence Initiative of the French Ministry of Researchere in which there are currently 50 International Labex SIGNALIFE PhD Students in our laboratories from three previous successive recruitments. The research teams are grouped around 5 major topics relating to Cell Signaling in Biology: (1) Cellular architecture of signaling pathways, (2) plasticity and signaling, (3) stress signaling, (4) signaling in aging and disease progression and (5) new principles in signaling and applications.
Fourth wave successful candidates will enroll in the Graduate School of the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis (Life Sciences and Health Doctoral School). This University is a major interdisciplinary campus with over 25 000 students on the French Riviera in the South of France and has state-of-the-art facilities for biomedical and basic research.
The International SIGNALIFE PhD program at the University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis is currently accepting applications for 25 targeted 3-year PhD positions, which will start in September 2016.
Application Deadline: April 1, 2016
For more information: http://signalife.unice.fr/4034.php