Employment Listings

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PositionApplication DeadlineStart DateLocation
PhD Student15 September 2017Late 2017Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Germany
PhD: From microscale processes to macroscale ore depositsSeptember 5th 2017Early 2018Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry and Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
PhD student positionAugust 18th 2017ASAPUniversity of Duisburg-Essen, Campus Essen, Biofilm Centre, Germany
PhD Student “Biological sources and genetic controls of the paleotemperature proxy TEX86August 2017End 2017, start 2018Royal NIOZ / Texel / The Netherlands
Postdoctoral Position in Microbial Metagenomics and Bioinformatics Open until filledFall 2017University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Expression of interest: PhD project in plant-microbiome interactionsSeptember 1st 2017September 1st 2018Plant & AgriBiosciences Research Centre/National University of Ireland Galway, Galway, Ireland
PhD position: Linking soil microbial communities and environmental stability: a metagenomic study of soil ecosystem processes.October 1st 2017January 2018Microbiology Department/National University of Ireland Galway, Galway, Ireland
Postdoctoral Research AssociateOpen until filledFlexibleUniversity of Florida, Southwest Florida Research and Education Center, Immokalee, FL, USA
Two postdoc positions in floral microbial ecologyAugust 5th 2017FlexibleStanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Multiple PhD positions in aquatic microbial ecology and paleolimnologyOpen until filledexpected January 2018Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
Postdoctoral Researcher in Arctic Microbial EcologyAugust 15th 2017Fall 2017University of Helsinki, Finland
PhDMarine Viral EcologyAugust 15th 2017End 2017, start 2018Royal NIOZ / Texel / The Netherlands
PhD Polar Viral Diversity & DynamicsAugust 15th 2017End 2017, start 2018Royal NIOZ / Texel / The Netherlands
Postdoc Viral Molecular BiologyAugust 15th 2017End 2017, start 2018Royal NIOZ / Texel / The Netherlands
Poctoral position in microbial ecologyOpen until filledFlexibleJohns Hopkins University, Baltimore, CA, USA
Postdoctoral fellowship in Microbial EcologyJuly 21st 2017August 1st 2017University of São Paulo, Brazil
Postdoctoral fellowship in Isotopic EcologyJuly 14th 2017August 1st 2017University of São Paulo, Brazil
Postdoctoral Researcher in Environmental MicrobiologyOpen until filledSeptember 1st 2017Montana State University, Bozeman, USA
ASM Journals FellowOpen until filledASAPUniversity of Michigan in conjunction with the American Society for Microbiology, USA
Multiple postdoctoral fellowship opportunities in biotechnology and microbiological systems researchOpen until filledAugust 1st 2017University of Washington, Seattle, USA
PhD position in environmental microbiologyOpen until filledSeptember 2017EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
PhD position in soil microbial ecology July 1st 2017August 2017 or laterDepartment of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand
PhD position in microbiome research July 1st 2017August 2017 or laterDepartment of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand
Postdoctoral Scholar in Anammox Bioprocess Microbial EcologyOngoingOngoingNorthwestern University IL, USA
PhD studentship in marine microbial ecology and biogeochemistryJune 26th 2017September 28th 2017National Oceanography Centre and University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
Marie Skłodowska Curie Ph.D. student / Early Stage Researcher (f/m) July 15th 2017September/October 2017AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Tulln (close to Vienna), Austria
Postdoc position in Molecular Microbial EcologyJune 16th 2017August 1st 2017Institute of Ecology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Post Doc position in Marine Microbial EcologyOpen until fileldAugust 2017New York University, Abu Dhabi
Postdoctoral Scholar, Microbial Ecophysiology & BiogeochemistryOpen until fileldFlexibleUniversity of Florida, Fort Lauderdale Research & Education Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Postdoctoral position in human microbiome researchOpen until fileldASAPUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI USA
PhD in coral microbiologyJune 30th 2017tbdSingapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering, Nanyang Technological University
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Anaerobic BiotechnologyOpen until filledFlexibleThe University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
PostDoc in Microbial EcologyOpen until filledFlexibleInstitute of Microbiology, Prague, Czech Republic
Principal investigatorOpen until filledtbdTemasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Singapore
Postdoc and PhD opportunities in the Murrell LabOpen until filledFlexibleUniversity of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
High-level talents and postdocs positionsOpen until filledFlexibleInstitute for Microbial Ecology, Medical College of Xiamen University, China
Computational Biologist Postdoctoral FellowOpen until filledFlexibleDOE Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, CA, USA
Multiple postdoc and PhD student positions Open until filledFlexibleUniversity of California, Irvine, USA
Multiple Faculty Positions - Center for Microbiome and Human Healthn/an/aCleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA