We are excited to announce ongoing funding opportunities to help support and grow the regenerative medicine community at Duke:
1. Two-Year Postdoctoral Fellowships – Now accepting applications, full applications due Jan 31, 2018
This Fellowship is designed to help recruit to the Duke community those top junior scientists interested in the broad field of tissue regeneration. Funding for successful applicants will start in July 2018. Full callout >
2. Summer Research Fellows Program – Now accepting applications! Deadline extended to Jan 31, 2018.
A new 10-week summer research program designed to give undergraduate students hands-on experience in graduate level biomedical research in the area of tissue regeneration. We welcome applicants who are seriously considering joining a graduate program after completing their undergraduate degree. Full callout >
3. Student travel grants – Deadlines April 16 and September 17, 2018
Travel grants of up to $1000 are available for Duke graduate students to to present work relevant to tissue regeneration/ developmental biology at scientific conferences. Full callout>
4. Mouse vouchers – The application deadline has closed, please watch this page for the next call for vouchers .
This voucher program is aimed at stimulating new research reagent creation at Duke by subsidizing creation of transgenic or genetically modified mouse strains. We will be offering vouchers of up to $5,000 to Duke investigators for this purpose.
Ongoing: recruitment of outstanding faculty members
The Regeneration Next Initiative (RNI) is partnering with basic and clinical departments throughout Duke University School of Medicine to hire a tenure-track faculty member at the Assistant Professor level. An appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level is possible for exceptional senior applicants. We invite applications from accomplished scientists with expertise and innovative approaches to developmental and cell biology, quantitative biology, imaging, stem cell biology, mechanisms of tissue regeneration, or tissue engineering. The application deadline has now passed and candidates have been shortlisted.