Job adverts

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The Stockbridge School of Agriculture at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst is seeking applications for a tenure-track position in Molecular Soil Ecology. 

Application deadline: Open until filled
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Location: University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA, USA

Tenure-track faculty position in Biodiversity Informatics (data science) at the rank of Assistant Professor at The George Washington University, to begin as early as the Fall 2020 Semester.

Application deadline:
Start date: Open until filled
Location: Washington, DC

Open rank (tenured) position at UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø

Early career and established applicants are both encouraged to apply!

Application deadline: TBD
Start date: TBD
Location: Tromsø, Norway

The Department of Microbiological Sciences at North Dakota State University seeks a tenure-track position in the area of plant systems microbial ecology.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Open until filled
Location: North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND USA

The Department of Microbiological Sciences at North Dakota State University seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in livestock microbial ecology.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Open until filled
Location: North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND USA
Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: ASAP
Location: Singapore

LLNL seeks a postdoc to conduct research in the area of computational systems biology of algal-bacterial interactions

Location: Livermore, CA, USA
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Location: Madison, WI

The Louca lab is seeking PhD students in microbial ecology or evolution, using any combination of bioinformatics, modeling, experiments and field surveys.

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Location: University of Oregon, Eugene, USA

New positions for dedicated and enthusiastic students interested in microbe-host interactions.

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Start date: Flexible
Location: University of Vienna, Department of Microbiology and Ecosystem Science

PhD positions  to 1) develop ecosystem modeling inclusive of microbial traits; and 2) biological understanding of methane consumption in amazon Peatlands

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Location: Tempe, AZ

Aquatic Microbial Ecology Graduate Student Position at Michigan Tech

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Flexible
Location: Michigan Technological University

Stengl-Wyer Scholars receive up to 3 years of support for research on any groups of organisms, at levels from genes to ecosystems. 

Application deadline:
Start date: Flexible
Location: Austin Texas USA

The Department seeks to expand its expertise in emerging interdisciplinary areas in Synthetic Biology for Environmental Solutions. 

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Location: Urbana, Illinois, USA

The Microbiome Initiative (microbiome.uci.edu) at the University of California, Irvine, is seeking a bioinformatics associate to collaborate with scientists in the development and application of data-analysis pipelines for microbial community (microbiome) sequence analysis methods. Final candidate will be hired into the Specialist series. Salaries are competitive and commensurate with experience.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Open until filled
Location: University of California, Irvine

A project to develop and validate methods for engineering microbial consortia

Application deadline:
Start date: TBD
Location: United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Gainesville, Florida, USA

A project to develop new Salmonella typing and phenotype prediction methods from genomes and metagenomes using population genomics and machine learning.

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Start date: TBD
Location: United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Gainesville, Florida, USA

Assessing the role of microbiology in mine water heat production using molecular microbiology, geochemistry & microcosm experiments.

Application deadline: ASAP
Start date: ASAP
Location: Aberystwyth University

A 2-year Post-doc and a 4-year PhD position for the characterization of the role of membrane fatty acid desaturases in marine cyanobacteria

Application deadline: ASAP
Start date: ASAP
Location: AZTI, Sukarrieta, Spain

at ZALF's campus in Müncheberg as

 

Scientist (m/f/d)
for 24 months

 

Application deadline: Flexible
Location: Germany. Müncheberg, Berlin

Master 2 internship position (January-June 2020)

Title:

“Physiology of new hydrothermal microorganisms able to disproportionate inorganic sulfur compounds”
 

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Location: Brest, FRANCE

We seek two post-doctoral research associates to study responses of Pseudomonas and Chlamydomonas to resource limitation

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Location: Flathead Lake Biological Station, University of Montana

Post-doctoral Research Associate in nitrogen cycling and organic matter remineralization

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Location: Flathead Lake Biological Station, University of Montana

The University of Washington invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar to study how climate change will impact greenhouse gas emissions from wetlands

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Location: Seattle, Washington

The Departments of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (MBB) and of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB) at the University of California, Irvine, invite applications for two tenure-track assistant professorships in microbiome research in the areas of Host-Microbiome Interactions and Evolution of Microbiomes.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Location: Irvine, California, USA

Genetics and Physiology of Electrotrophic bacteria (Shewanella)

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Flexible
Location: Cincinnati, OH, USA

Three Post-Doctoral positions in the field of microbial metagenomics are currently available in CMEG

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: TBD
Location: University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

Join a collaborative group investigating the environmental pathology of ginseng replant disease from multiple perspectives, including specific pathogens, soil biogeochemistry, and the role of co-existing microorganisms at The University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada. 

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: ASAP
Location: London, Ontario, Canada

Postdoctoral Positions are available in the microbiome research center of Shenzhen University 

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Flexible
Location: Shenzhen University

Graduate student examining large-scale microbial community patterns using a combination of ecological theory and molecular data.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: ASAP
Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

Postdoc examining large-scale microbial community patterns using a combination of ecological theory and molecular data

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: ASAP
Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA