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New feeding approaches for optimal piglet microbiota

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Location: Institut national de la recherche scientifique, Laval, Canada

A PhD position is available in a collaborative project between the groups of Dagmar Woebken at the Division of Microbial Ecology and of Veronika Mayer in the Department of Botany and Biodiversity Research, University of Vienna, Austria.

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Start date: ASAP
Location: University of Vienna, Austria

We invite applications for a PhD position with Prof. Linda Amaral-Zettler (NIOZ/UvA) in collaboration with Prof. Gerard Muijzer (UvA) at the Department of Freshwater and Marine Ecology within the Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED) at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). IBED is one of the eight research institutes within the Faculty of Science. Its goal is to better understand the dynamics of ecosystems at all relevant levels, from genes to climate change, using a truly multidisciplinary approach.

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 Independent, creative, and self-driven microbial ecologist to join our multi-disciplinary team investigating metabolic interactions between microalgae and bacteria as part of a Department of Energy funded program. 

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Location: Livermore, CA

We invite applications for a Senior Lecturer appointment in Industrial Microbiology. Applicants should demonstrate a successful track record of research in microbiology and its application in the production of high-value products such as wine, fuels, food, pharmaceuticals or electricity.

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Location: Auckland, New Zealand

We look for a PhD student with great interest in soil ecology, especially of protists and metazoans in order to link the taxon diversity of these groups to habitat conditions. You will work in the international Microbial Molecular Ecology group, headed by Prof. Christoph Tebbe, and Soil Zoology group headed by Prof. Stefan Schrader. The research is done at the Thünen Institute (www.thuenen.de). A PhD program at the Technical University Braunschweig can be entered. The position offers great opportunities to combine basic and applied research in modern microbial ecology.  - For official announcement visit Job Offers at www.thuenen.de

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Location: Braunschweig, Germany

We look for a PhD student with great interest in soil microbial community analyses in order to link structural and functional diversity to habitat conditions, including geographical factors. You will work in the international Microbial Molecular Ecology group, headed by Prof. Christoph Tebbe. The research is done at the Thünen Institute (www.thuenen.de). The scientist can enter the PhD program at the Technical University Braunschweig. The position offers great opportunities to combine basic and applied research in modern microbial ecology.   - For official announcement visit Job Offers at www.thuenen.de

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Location: Braunschweig, Germany

We look for a scientist who has great interest in soil microbial and soil biological community analyses in order to link structural and functional diversity to habitat conditions to community structure and dynamics. You will work in the international Microbial Molecular Ecology group, headed by Prof. Christoph Tebbe. The position offers great opportunities to interact with different partners within the Thünen Institute and beyond in order to develop a nationwide monitoring system for soil biodiversity. - For official announcement visit Job Offers at www.thuenen.de

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Location: Braunschweig, Germany

This research project brings together research teams from Austria, Germany and Switzerland. Fundamental know-how on the distribution, diversity, nutrient requirements, symbionts, and the biotechnological potential of Anaerobic Fungi shall be explored.

For more information please refer to: https://www.uibk.ac.at/newsroom/entfesselung-despotenzials-
der-anaeroben-pilze.html.de (German) and http://www.mycologytyrol.org/k2-
listing/item/367-hipoaf (English)

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Location: University of Innsbruck, Department of Microbiology, Innsbruck, Austria

Microbial Physiology Group at MPI Bremen is looking for a post-doc with proven experience in in silico analyses of omics data sets.

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Location: Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany

A full-time postdoc researcher position is open at the Soil and Water Research Infrastructure at the Biology Centre, CAS in Budweis, Czechia to study the millipede microbiome through stable-isotope targeted meta-omics techniques.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Flexible
Location: Biology Centre CAS, České Budějovice, Czechia

Institute of Hydrobiology, Biology Centre CAS, CZ

Application deadline: ASAP
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Location: Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

Two postdoctoral positions at the intersection of soil microbial ecology, biogeochemistry and plant stress physiology in heavy metal contaminated soils.

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Location: Purdue University

Fully-funded PhD project investigating the cryopreservation and genetics of the Cawthron Institute Culture Collection of Microalgae.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Flexible
Location: Nelson, New Zealand (with travel to host University)

The University of Washington at Seattle invites applications for two postdoctoral scholar positions for two interdisciplinary projects in environmental engineering and environmental science.  The project will involve the application of anaerobic and aerobic ammonium oxidation in addition to comammox.

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Location: University of Washington at Seattle

A post-doctoral position in microbial ecology of extreme environments is available in the group of Jocelyne DiRuggiero at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, USA

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: ASAP
Location: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA

Open position to research contemporary and ancient thioester forming and degrading enzymes in a multidisciplinary team.

Application deadline: Open until filled
Location: Tokyo Institute of Technology

A Postdoc and a PhD student position are available in the group of Alexander Loy at the Division of Microbial Ecology, Uni Vienna, Austria

Application deadline: Open until filled
Start date: Flexible
Location: Department of Microbiology and Ecosystem Science, University of Vienna, Austria

Postdoctoral opportunity at Stanford University to examine how hydrological perturbation shapes the structure and function of subsurface N-cycling microbial communities.

Application deadline: ASAP
Start date: Open until filled
Location: Stanford University

Postdoctoral position in microbial community genomics of water treatment at DOE Joint Genome Institute

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Location: Berkeley, CA

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

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Start date: Flexible
Location: Shenzhen University
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Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

Postdoc examining the metagenomics of arid soils

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Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

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

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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