PhD Opportunity in Applied Microbiology:

“Innovative and sustainable landfill leachate management using the anammox reaction”

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Location: University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

The Baum Lab at the University of Victoria (British Columbia, Canada) seeks to recruit an outstanding, highly quantitative postdoctoral fellow (PDF) to lead research investigating how the relationships between corals and their microbial partners (bacteria, Symbiodinium) vary with local and global stressors, and the extent to which the microbiome influences coral resilience to thermal stress.

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Location: University of Victoria, Canada

The Stream Biofilm and Ecosystem Research Laboratory at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL, https://epfl.ch/), Switzerland, recruits two postdocs to study the effect of climate change on the structure and function of the microbiome in high-alpine streams.

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Location: Lausanne, Switzerland, and Luxembourg

The successful candidate will examine the microbial ecology of “soil health” challenges that affect almond production in California.

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Location: Department of Plant Pathology, University of California, Davis. See https://www.ucdavis.edu/

The Metcalf lab at CSU is seeking a microbiome bioinformatics postdoctoral scientist. The scientist will analyze multi-omics microbial data sets, including but not limited to: amplicon sequencing data, shotgun metagenomics data, and metabolomics data. Min. reqs.: Ph.D. in bioinformatics, ecology, microbiology or similar field. Proficient in coding languages (Python preferred). Demonstrated knowledge of microbiome science. View full announcement: http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/56366. Apply by 07/15/18 for full consideration. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.

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Location: Colorado State University

The Department of Biology at the University of Waterloo, faculty position at Assistant Professor level in the area of Environmental Virology.

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Location: University of Waterloo

Postdoc examining the metagenomics of arid soils

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Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

This full-time two-year fellowship will be based at the School of Science, University of Waikato in Hamilton, New Zealand under Prof. Craig Cary.

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Location: University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand

LLNL seeks a postdoc to conduct research in the area of computational systems biology of algal-bacterial interactions

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Location: Livermore, CA

LLNL seeks a postdoc scientist to conduct research on molecular microbial community analysis, genomics, and isotope tracing to understand the role of phage in soil.

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LLNL seeks a postdoc to address the role of microbial physiology and mineralogy in soil C cycling.

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Location: Lawrence Livermore National Lab

THREE PhD positions in enzymology and microbiology of nitrogen cycling available in the Environmental Microbiology Research Group at the University of East Anglia.

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Location: University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

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

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Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

Postdoc examining host-microbe metabolic interactions in microalgae and perennial grasses using metabolomics, advanced genomics and stable isotope probing

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Location: Livermore, CA, "SF Bay Area"
Postdoc using molecular microbial community analysis, advanced genomics and stable isotope tracing to understand the role of phage in soil carbon cycling.
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Location: Lawrence Livermore Lab, Livermore CA ("Bay Area")
At LLNL, we seek a postdoctoral researcher to study plant-microbial interactions for sustainable bioenergy, particularly rhizosphere and mycorrhizal-microbiome interactions.
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Start date: Flexible
Location: Lawrence Livermore Lab, Livermore CA ("Bay Area")
We are looking for a motivated postdoc that will be involved in a project focusing on the role of bacteria in the decomposition of complex biomass in forest ecosystems
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Start date: Flexible
Location: Institute of Microbiology, Prague, Czech Republic