Employment Listings

Fields Related to Microbial Ecology

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PositionApplication DeadlineStart DateLocation
Bioinformatics/Genomics Postdoc in Crop-Microbiome InteractionsUntil filledFall 2015University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
16 Doctoral Researcher Positions for Leibniz ScienceCampus InfectoOpticsSeptember 7th 2015November 1st 2015Leibniz ScienceCampus InfectoOptics in Jena, Germany
PostDoc in Single Cell MicrobiologySeptember 15th 2015Fall 2015University of Vienna, Austria
PostDoc in Soil MicrobiologyOctober 15th 2015February 1st 2016University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
PhD - Microbial EcophysiologyAugust 31st 2015 or until filledFall 2015 or Spring 2016Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, USA
PhD position - from microscale processes to macroscale ore depositsSeptember 29th 2015Early 2016Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry & Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
PhD position in Wastewater treatment/microbial ecologyOpen until filledJanuary 2016 (negotiable)University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA
Faculty Position in Polar ScienceSeptember 15th 2015TBDUniversity of California San Diego, USA
Experienced Fundraiser, 7521389 August 20151 September 2015Department of Environmental Science, Aarhus University, Roskilde, Denmark
PostDoc position in Microbial Ecology and EcophysiologyAugust 16th 2015Sept/Oct 2015 (negotiable)Dep of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Aas, Norway
Evolution of metabolic cross-feeding interactionsUntil filledFlexibleMax Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany
Postdoctoral position in marine microbial symbiosis Until filledASAPUniversity of Vienna and Australian Institute of Marine Science
Post-doc fellow(s)July 31st 2015ASAPNASA-JPL, Pasadena, CA, USA
Bioinformatics and Human Microbiome Research Postdoctoral FellowOpen until filledSeptember 1st 2015University of Maryland, Institute for Genome Sciences, Baltimore, MD, USA
3 PhD Positions in Microbial Ecology - clever cover croppingAugust 15th 2015Fall 2015 or afterNetherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO), Wageningen, the Netherlands
Bioinformatics/Genomics Postdoc in Gut Microbiome StudiesUntil position filledJuly 1st 2016University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
NASA Postdoctoral FellowshipsMarch 1st/ July 1st/ November 1st 2015FlexibleNationwide, at a NASA Center within the USA

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