The Chan lab invites postdoctoral research applications to work on several newly funded projects on microbial Fe oxidation.

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Location: The University Of Delaware

I am seeking PhD/Postdoc candidates to apply for funding to join a project investigating the gut microbiome from squamates (lizards and snakes).

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I am seeking expressions of interest from PhD or Postdoc candidates to apply for funding to join a project studying the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone soil microbiome.

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Location: Galway, Ireland

Targeted research areas for this position are in any of the following research themes: (1) ocean microbiome, (2) ocean biogeochemistry, and (3) ocean health. 

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Location: Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, Maine, USA

Position available at the University of Vienna, Austria

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Location: University of Vienna, Austria

Position available at the University of Vienna, Austria

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Location: University of Vienna, Austria

Postdoctoral Positions are available in the microbiome research center of Shenzhen University 

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Location: Shenzhen University

Two postdoctoral researchers to lead studies that tie cell-specific genome data to expressed functions.

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Location: Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, Maine, USA

Computational and experimental marine microbiome researcher to complement research strengths in bioinformatics and marine sciences. 

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Location: University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA 30602

Job announcement Bio 7/2018

The departments Biological Oceanography and Marine Chemistry of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW) are offering (subject to funding of the project) a full-time (26 hours/week)

PhD position in Biogeochemistry/Marine Microbiology

at the earliest convenience/starting on the 01/01/2019 . Remuneration is paid in accordance with the TV-L salary scale at level EG 13 monthly gross salary. The employment is temporary for 3 years.

The IOW is an independent institute of the Leibniz Association, engaged in system analysis of coastal and marginal seas, with special focus on the Baltic Sea. The scientists of the four departments (Physical Oceanography, Marine Chemistry, Biological Oceanography and Marine Geology) cooperate within the framework of a joint research program.

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Location: The Department Biological Oceanography of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW), Germany

Job announcement Bio 5/2018

The Department Biological Oceanography of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW) is offering (subject to funding of the project) a full-time (40 hours/week) position as

Postdoc in Marine Microbiology

at the earliest convenience/starting on the 01/01/2019. Remuneration is paid in accordance with the TV-L salary scale at level EG 13 monthly gross salary. The employment is temporary for 33 months. Part-time work is possible with at least 20 hours/week or by job sharing of 2 applicants. The IOW is an independent institute of the Leibniz Association, engaged in system analysis of coastal and marginal seas, with special focus on the Baltic Sea. The scientists of the four departments (Physical Oceanography, Marine Chemistry, Biological Oceanography and Marine Geology) cooperate within the framework of a joint research program.

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Location: The Department Biological Oceanography of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW), Germany

Job description

The Department of Biological Sciences of the University of Montreal is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Rhizosphere Biology. We are looking for a candidate whose expertise will complement that of the research team of an upcoming NSERC – Industrial Chair on micro-fertilization in agriculture.

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Location: Plant Biology Research Institute, Biodiversity Center, UNiversity of Montreal

Unique opportunity to investigation the role of microbial iron cycling on the carbon cycle in permafrost habitats.

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One to two postdoctoral positions are available at the Institute for Environmental Genomics (IEG; http://www.ou.edu/ieg) in the field of soil microbiology.  The postdoctoral associates will take a leadership role in developing methods to harvest and maintain viable bacteria from soil for a DoD-DARPA funded grant.  

Candidates with strong background, interest, and experience in microbial ecology and soil science are encouraged to apply. Additional experience is desirable in techniques that harvest viable cells directly from soil, sediment, and water samples. 

The position is available immediately, and ideally, the postdoctoral associate will begin no later than November 2018.  

Interested individuals should send their curriculum vita, a description of research interests and accomplishments (e.g., publications), and the names and telephone numbers of at least three references to Dr. Aifen Zhou (Aifen.Zhou-1@ou.edu). Salary will be commensurate with experience, expertise and skills. We will begin screening candidates at the end of September and will continue until all positions are filled.

The city of Norman is a university town with approximately 120,000 people and easy access to Oklahoma City, OK and Dallas, TX, and the University is working closely with the City on community and economic development. 

The Institute for Environmental Genomics, led by Dr. Jizhong Zhou, has state-of-the-art facilities for the study of microbial functional genomics, microbial ecology, metagenomics, single cell technology, and biotechnology development to address fundamental scientific questions. 

The University of Oklahoma is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and encourages diversity in the workplace.  Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Location: Norman, Oklahoma

The Graf lab seeks to fill a Postdoctoral Position in the areas of innate immunity and microbiome. The project involves characterizing changes in the medicinal leech’s innate immune response to invasive bacteria and evolving the native symbionts to protect against invaders. The position is in Dr. Graf’s lab the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. http://joerggraflab.com/

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The Graf lab seeks to fill Postdoctoral Positions in the areas of microbial ecology and microbiome research. The USDA-funded project involves utilizing next-generation sequencing technologies and ddPCR to characterize microbial communities and detect fish pathogens­.  The position is in Dr. Graf’s lab the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. http://joerggraflab.com/

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Researcher position in environmental DNA (eDNA) to strengthen and expand the research capability, and the science-based policy advisory activities at the department.

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Location: Aarhus University, Roskilde Campus, Denmark

Assistant Agricultural Scientist II position in Environmental Chemistry at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

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Location: Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven, CT, USA

The position will be devoted to the characterization of microbes from multiple habitats, their activity, interactions, dispersal and the dynamics of forest processes.

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Location: Institute of Microbiology, Prague, Czech Republic

One postdoctoral position is available at Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Singapore, in the laboratory of Dr. Henning Seedorf.

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Use genome-wide association studies, genetics, and evolution experiments to understand the genomic basis of complex phenotypes in bacteria.  

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Location: North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND USA

Investigating phenotypic heterogeneity of bloom-forming algae during viral infection. 

Contact Dr. Assaf Vardi assaf.vardi@weizmann.ac.il.

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Location: Weizmann institute of science Rehovot, Israel

AgBiome is a biotechnology company using new knowledge of the plant-associated microbiome to create innovative products for agriculture.

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Location: AgBiome, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA

The Blue Marble Space Institute of Science has an opening for a postdoctoral scholar in evolutionary protein biochemistry and geochemistry. 

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Location: Earth-Life Science Institute, Tokyo Tech, Japan

Position will uncover the metabolic mechanisms and controls of nitrogen fixation and methanotrophy in plant microbiomes

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Location: Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Seeking exceptional student to participate in marine microbial ecology studies of benthic ecosystems in the Gulf of Mexico

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Location: Ocean Springs, MS

Research technician to support microbiome studies of benthic systems. Work will focus on aquatic microbiome interactions with natural & anthropogenic features

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Location: Ocean Springs, MS

Seeking a postdoctoral researcher to support microbiome studies of benthic ecosystems. Work will focus on the built environment in the deep-sea.

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Location: Ocean Springs, MS
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Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

Integrated Proteogenomics Approach to identify missed protein coding ORFs in prokaryotic genome sequences

 

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Location: Agroscope, Wädenswil, Zurich, Switzerland

Postdoc examining the metagenomics of arid soils

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Location: University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

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"