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Fields Related to Microbial Ecology

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PositionApplication DeadlineStart DateLocation
PostDoc in Microbial EcologyASAPAround March 1st 2015University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern University, USA
NASA Postdoctoral FellowshipsMarch 1st/ July 1st/ November 1st 2015FlexibleNationwide, at a NASA Center within the USA
PhD candidate in Environmental Chemistry and MicrobiologyFebruary 27th 2015April 1st 2015University of Amsterdam & VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Research Assistant - Effects of climate change on microbial community and nutrient cyclingFebruary 28th 2015May 1st 2015University of Kassel, Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences, Germany
Postdoc in Microbial Ecology and MetagenomicsFebruary 15th 2015FlexibleVirginia Commonwealth University - Department of Biology, USA
PhD student position in microbial community ecologyFebruary 28th 2015Spring/Summer 2015Department of Ecology and Genetics/Limnology, Uppsala University, Sweden
Assistant Professor: Microbiologist in Plant/Soil Systems January 28th 2015August 2015University of Nebraska—Lincoln
2 postdoctoral research scientists in microbial evolution and ecologyFebruary 1st 2015Spring 2015Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, East Boothbay, Maine, U.S.A.
PhD position " from microscale processes to macroscale ore depositsFebruary 19th 2015Summer 2015Max Planck Research School for Global Biogeochemical Cycles, Jena, Germany
PhD in microbial oceanography, Australian Coastal WatersMarch 31st 2015July 1st 2015Environmental Genomics Team, CSIRO Oceans&Atmosphere, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
PhD in microbial oceanography, Southern OceanMarch 31st 2015July 1st 2015Environmental Genomics Team, CSIRO Oceans&Atmosphere, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Computational GenomicsJanuary 27th 2015February/March 2015North-West University: Potchefstroom Campus, Microbiology, Potchefstroom, South Africa
PhD Position Environmental, Cellular and Molecular MicrobiologyMarch 1st 2015October 2015International Max Planck Research School for Environmental, Cellular and Molecular Microbiology, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Philipps-Universität Marburg and LOEWE Center for Synthetic Microbiology, Marburg, Germany

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