Employment Listings

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PositionApplication DeadlineStart DateLocation
Postdoc position in Molecular Microbial EcologyJune 16th 2017August 1st 2017Institute of Ecology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Postdoctoral Scientist in Horizontal Gene Transfer in Marine BacterioplanktonOpen until filledSummer 2017Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, East Boothbay, Maine, USA
PhD Student position on Peatland microbial ecologyJune 9th 2017October 2017CNRS Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France
Postdoc in Bioinformatics for Microbial EcologyJune 15th 2017August 1st 2017RWTH University Hospital, Aachen, Germany
Post Doc position in Marine Microbial EcologyOpen until fileldAugust 2017New York University, Abu Dhabi
Postdoctoral position in Aquatic Microbial EcologyMay 31st 2017July 1st 2017German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv), halle-Jena-Leipzig, Germany
Postdoctoral Scholar, Microbial Ecophysiology & BiogeochemistryOpen until fileldFlexibleUniversity of Florida, Fort Lauderdale Research & Education Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
PhD studentship in Marine Microbiology and Biotechnological Applications May 21st 2017October 2017University of Stirling, Scotland & University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France (cotutelle agreement)
Postdoc in Soil Microbial EcologyMay 25th 2017Fall 2017University of Idaho, Moscow, USA
Master's in Soil Microbial EcologyMay 25th 2017Fall 2017University of Idaho, Moscow, USA
Tenure track position in BioinformaticsJune 15th 2017ASAPLeibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemünde, Germany
PhD Student positionMay 22th 2017ASAPUniversity of Duisburg-Essen, Campus Essen, Biofilm Centre, Germany
PhD studentship in Marine Microbial EcologyMay 21st 2017October 2017University of Stirling, Scotland & University of Mons, Belgium (cotutelle agreement)
BioinformaticianJune 1st 2017ASAPInstitute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Postdoctoral ScholarMay 31st or June 30th 2017 Priority given to qualified candidates that can start research in spring 2017University of California, Davis, 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
Postdoc position in Community Systems BiologyMay 10th 2017June 10 or soon afterUFZ, Leipzig, Germany
PhD position in Soil Microbial EcologyApril 30th 2017June 1st 2017UFZ, Leipzig, Germany
PhD position in Molecular Microbial EcologyOpen until filledASAPSwiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
PhD position in Marine EcologyMay 2nd 2017tbdDept of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences, Stockholm University, Sweden
Research Lab Technician IIopen until filledASAPWebb Laboratory, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Anaerobic BiotechnologyOpen until filledFlexibleThe University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Post-doc position in environmental microbiologyApril 13th 2017FlexibleUniversity of Aberdeen, UK
PhD in microbial ecology and/or evolutionApril 10th 2017FlexibleUniversity of Aberdeen, UK
Postdoctoral Associates in Marine Microbial Ecology Open until filledMarch 2017 and Summer 2017University of Southern California, Los Angeles
2 PhD-positions in sponge-microbe biologyMarch 31st 2017June 1st 2017Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
PostDoc in Microbial EcologyOpen until filledFlexibleInstitute of Microbiology, Prague, Czech Republic
PhD in environmental microbiologyMarch 17th 2017FlexibleUniversity of Aberdeen, UK
Principal investigatorOpen until filledtbdTemasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Singapore
Postdoc and PhD opportunities in the Murrell LabOpen until filledFlexibleUniversity of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
Post-Doctoral Researcher, BioinformaticsApril 1st 2017mid-2017The Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering at Nanyang Technological University
PhD position in Marine MicrobiologyMarch 25th 2017ASAPLeibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemünde, Germany
Postdoctoral PositionMarch 3rd 2017June 1st 2017Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
PhD in environmental microbiologyFebruary 28th 2017October 2017School of Biological Sciences and Institute for Global Food Security, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, UK
Research Associate /Research Assistant Professor /Research Associate Professor of Microbial Ecology/BioinformaticsOpen until filledMarch 15th 2017University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
Postdoctoral FellowOpen until filledimmediatelyUniversity of Florida, Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center, Davie, FL. USA
PhD position in the field of meat processing hygieneMay 1st 2017June 2017 (flexible)Institute for Milk Hygiene, Milk Technology and Food Science, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Austria
Tenure-Track position for a Microbial EcologistApril 16th 2017September 1st 2017Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Wageningen, the Netherlands
PhD student positions in the field of wheat microbiomeMarch 1st 2017May 1st 2017Institut Armand-Frappier, Laval, QC, Canada
High-level talents and postdocs positionsOpen until filledFlexibleInstitute for Microbial Ecology, Medical College of Xiamen University, China
PhD position in Modeling and Experimental Microbial EcologyOpen until filledSpring 2017INRA LBE, Narbonne, France
From microscale processes to macroscale ore depositsMarch 15th 2017FlexibleMax Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry and Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
Postdoctoral position Open until filledimmediatelyJohns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
PhD position in polar and alpine microbiology February 28th 2017June 1st 2017Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape research WSL, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
Postdoctoral Researcher in Marine Microbiology and MetagenomicsJanuary 29th 2017 (reviewing until position filled)immediatelyUniversity of California, Santa Barbara, CA USA
2 PhD positions in Microbial EcologyFebruary 14th 2017Spring 2017Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Aquatic Microbial EcologyFebruary 23rd 2017FlexibleFlathead Lake Biological Station, University of Montana, USA
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Human GutomicsOpen until filledFlexibleCSIRO Health and Biosecurity, Adelaide, Australia
Postdoctoral Research FellowrollingtbdThe Hartmann lab dept of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Northwestern University & Huttenhower lab dept of Biostatistics at the Harvard School of Public Health, USA
Postdoctoral Scholar Marine Microbial EcologyFebruary 15th 2017March 1st 2017University of Southern California, LA, USA
PhD scholarship - Studying Legionella mobility and persistence in simulated plumbing systems using micro mimics Open until filledimmediatelyInstitute of Environmental Science and Research – ESR. Christchurch, New Zealand
Postdoc and PhD positions in soil microbial ecologyOpen until filledFlexibleDivision of Microbial Ecology, University of Vienna, Austria
Computational Biologist Postdoctoral FellowOpen until filledFlexibleDOE Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, CA, USA
Assistant Professor – Microbiologyreview from November 7th 2016 onwardsPreferred date in September 2017Eastern Washington University, 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