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Fields Related to Microbial Ecology

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PositionApplication DeadlineStart DateLocation
Assistant ProfessorSeptember 8th 2016September 1st 2017University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Postdoctoral research associateJuly 15th 2016August 2016Department of Food Science, University of Arkansas, USA
5 Year Research Scientist in BioinformaticsJuly 1st 2016To be negotiatedAustralian Institute of Marine Science, Queensland Australia
Junior microbial bioinformaticianJune 26th 2016NegotiablemBioInform ApS, Copenhagen, Denmark
Postdoctoral FellowOpen until filledFlexibleUniversity of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
Postdoctoral FellowOpen until filledImmediateUSDA ARS, Leetown, WV and University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Microbiology of forest soilsJune 2nd 2016January 2017Laval University, QC, Canada
Postdoctoral Research on "Microbial biology and geochemical processes of contrasting ecosystems: from desert to tropics" Open until filledFlexibleArizona State University, USA
Postdoctoral Position in Plant-Microbe InteractionsOpen until filledNegotiableUniversity of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, USA
Postdoctoral Fellow in Microbial BioinformaticsOpen until filledTo be negotiatedSouth Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI), Adelaide, Australia
Postdoc position in Microbiome and Water ResearchOpen until filledOctober 1st 2016 (or later)University of Wisconsin-School of Freshwater Sciences, USA
PhD position in Environmental Microbiology and Human HealthJuly 1st 2016Fall 2016 or Spring 2017University of Wisconsin-School of Freshwater Sciences, USA
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Human Gut MicrobiologyMay 31st 2016FlexibleCSIRO, Adelaide, Australia
Scientist MetagenomicsOpen until filledJuly-August 2016DOE Joint Genome Institute, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, CA
Microbial BioinformaticianJune 10th 2016FlexibleInstitute of Microbiology, Prague, Czech Republic
PhD student position in Microbial EcologyJune 1st 2016FlexibleMicrobial Ecology - Dept. Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Joint Genome Institute DirectorMay 18th 2016n/aBerkeley, California, USA
Postdoctoral Research Associate: Soil Microbial and Stable Isotope EcologyJune 1st 2016September 1st 2016Michigan State University, Michigan USA
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology May 31st 2016FlexibleNanyang Technological University, Singapore
Postdoc: saprotrophic microbial community structure/functionOngoingFlexibleGeorge Washington University, Washington DC, USA

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