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Fields Related to Microbial Ecology

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PositionApplication DeadlineStart DateLocation
Research Engineer in Microbial Genome AnalysisDecember 31st 2015January 1st 2016Laboratoire de Biodiversité et Biotechnologies Microbiennes, Banyuls-sur-Mer, France
Postdoc position in bioinformatics, microbial ecology and meta-omicsDecember 3rd 2015January/February 2016Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Aas, Norway
Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Molecular Microbial EcologyTuesday 1st December 2015January/February 2016The Marine Biological Association (MBA), Plymouth, United Kingdom
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Microbial Molecular EcologyNovember 11th 2015January 1st 2016Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
UMCES Ph.D. Presidential FellowshipsDecember 15th 2015Fall semester 2016The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, USA
Postdoctoral Researcher Open until filledJanuary 2016University of Oldenburg, Germany
Assistant ProfessorOpen until filledNegotiableUtah State University, Logan Utah USA
Assistant ProfessorDecember 10th 2015March 1st 2016Fort Lauderdale (Davie), Florida, USA
Two PhD student positions in plant microbiome engineeringUntil filledJanuary 2016Institut Armand-Frappier, Laval, QC, Canada
PhD and Masters positionsUntil filledAugust 2016University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Tenure-Track in environmental microbiology of hydrological systemsNovember 17th 2015 or until position filledAugust 2016University of Cincinnati, Cincinnat, Ohio, USA
Postdoctoral FellowUntil filledImmediatleyUniversity of Connecticut and USDA ARS at Leetown, WV, USA
PhD positionNovember 15th 2015January 1st 2016University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
PhD position in host-microbe interactions in marine symbiosisUntil filledImmediatleyUniversity of Vienna, Department of Microbiology and Ecosystem Science, Austria
Assistant Professor – Food and the Human MicrobiomeJanuary 4th 2016 (or until filled)August 1st 2016Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana USA
Postdoc & PhD positions in intestinal microbial ecologyDecember 1st 2015January 2016University of Vienna, Dept. Microbiology & Ecosystem Science, Austria
Postdoctoral position in Microbial Ecology Until filledNegotiableUniversity of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS USA
Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor Faculty PositionNovember 15th 2015September 2016Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
Postdoctoral fellow in algal geneticsUntil filledOctober 1st 2015Dept. of Microbiology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
PhD student position in Microbial EcologyUntil FilledFall 2016University of Colorado, Denver, USA
Postdoc in Microbial EcologyUntil filledASAPUniversity of Colorado, Denver, USA
Postdoctoral positions in soil microbial processes Until filledSpring 2016Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

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