Employment Listings

(only) ISME Members can send a job placement request via this ISME Office e-maillink (free of charge for current members).  
Jobs are placed in order of submission date (newest on top). Please give us 1-4 working days to review requests.

PositionApplication DeadlineStart DateLocation
RESEARCH FELLOW IN MICROBIAL GENOMICSOctober 25th 2017ASAPUniversity of Aberdeen, UK
Postdoctoral fellow: Microbial biogeographyMarch 15th 2018June 15th 2018School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
PhD Project: Microbial Indicators of Plastic Pollution March 15th 2018June 15th 2018School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Staff Scientist - Terrestrial Microbial Ecology Review will start November 15th 2017NegotiableSmithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama City
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor to Associate ProfessorReview will begin November 1st, 2017 and will continue until the position is filledFall 2018Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
PhD positions in environmental genomics and groundwater microbiologyApplications reviewed as receivedASAPSchool of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Postdoc position in gut microbiology October 20th 2017Winter 2017Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway
Ph.D. position in aquatic microbiologyJanuary 1st 2018August 2018Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
A postdoctoral fellow in molecular microbial ecologyOctober 31st 2017 or until filledASAPLeibniz Institute DSMZ, Braunschweig, Germany
A group leader position in molecular geomicrobiologyOctober 31st 2017 or until filledASAPLeibniz Institute DSMZ, Braunschweig, Germany
Post-doc in soil microbiology to study hydric stress in plantsSeptember 30th 2017December 1st 2017 (flexible)Embrapa Environment, city of Jaguariuna, SP, Brazil
Postdoctoral Associates, also Senior Lab Manager/Technicianapplications reviewed as receivedflexible (can be September 2017)University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Environmental biotechnology post-doc with a focus on anaerobic microbiology and wastewater treatmentApplications will be reviewed as they are receivedAs early as possibleUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Director and Professor, Kellogg Biological StationReview of applications will begin 15 SeptemberFall 2018Michigan State University Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, USA
Tenure Track Molecular Microbial EcologistReview of applications will begin Oct 1 2017NegotiableMichigan State University, East Lansing, USA
PhD student next-generation science for microbial biodegradation standardsOctober 15th 2017December 1st 2017Royal NIOZ Texel, The Netherlands
PhD student Microbial plastic degradation in contrasting marine environmentsOctober 15th 2017December 1st 2017Royal NIOZ Texel, The Netherlands
Postdoctoral Investigator Foraminiferal Ecology/ GeomicrobiologyFebruary 19th 2018February 2018Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, USA
Postdoctoral Position in Microbial Metagenomics and Bioinformatics Open until filledFall 2017University of California, Santa Barbara, 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