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We are looking for a Postdoctoral researcher with great interest in microbial community behavior and biotechnology. Expertise in applying bioinformatics is required.

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Location: Thünen Institute, Braunschweig, Germany

We are looking for a PhD student to study microbial eukaryotic communities in agricultural soils and their temporal and spatial dynamics. 

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Location: Thünen Institute, Braunschweig, Germany; University of Cologne, Germany

We are looking for a PhD student to conduct experimental research on patterns of the soil prokaryotic diversity. A special emphasis is on analyzing soil aggregates.

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Location: Thünen Institute, Braunschweig, Germany

The Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) is looking for a new Head for the Department of Marine Microbiology & Biogeochemistry.

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PhD student position in the Department of Plant & Soil Sciences at the University of Kentucky.

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Location: University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY, USA)

The Pilhofer Lab has open positions to develop and apply cryo-electron tomography methods for Microbial Ecology. https://pilhoferlab.ethz.ch.html

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Location: ETH Zürich, Department of Biology, Institute of Molecular Biology & Biophysics, Switzerland

Postdoc position working with Xavier Mayali at Lawrence Livermore National Lab on cyanobacteria-bacteria interactions

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Location: Livermore, CA, USA
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Location: Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, USA

We are looking for postdoc/junior researcher to join our team at the Laboratory of Microbial Ecology, University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, CZ.

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Location: University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, CZ.
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Location: Starkville, Mississippi State University, Mississippi, USA
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Location: Department of Microbiological Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

A new position in genetic data analysis will be open in spring 2020 at the Department of Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Institute of Hydrobiology, Biology Centre CAS, České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

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Location: Institute of Hydrobiology, Biology Centre CAS, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

Postdoc examining microbial communities, nutrient dynamics, and biogeochemical function in San Francisco Bay estuary

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Location: Stanford University

Recruiting Two PhD Positions Focusing on Interactions Among Plant, Soil Organic Matter, and Microbial Diversity

Location: Virginia Tech; Blacksburg, VA, USA

Recruitment of assistant professor or associate professor for Institute of Deep-Sea Science and Engineering, CAS.

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Location: Mississippi State university,Starkville, USA

Project is related to the decomposition of microbial biomass explored by multiomic and metabolomic tools.

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Location: Institute of Microbiology, Prague, Czech Republic

PhD student position in microbial ecology of freshwater karst communities will be open in 2020 at the Department of Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Institute of Hydrobiology, Biology Centre CAS České Budějovice, Czech Republic

The announced position is within the framework of a research project addressing local and general patterns in microbial communities of surface and subsurface aquatic karst habitats across Europe. Our team will mainly focus on ecological processes taking place in microbial communities of subsurface aquifers and on their role in assembly of microbial consortia of deep lakes.

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Location: Institute of Hydrobiology, Biology Centre CAS, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

The Department of Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Institute of Hydrobiology, Biology Centre CAS, invites applications from prospective postdoctoral scientists and PhD students

Four positions (2 postdocs, 2 PhD students) are open in the Department of Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Institute of Hydrobiology, České Budějovice, Czech Republic to study the diversity of freshwater pro- and eukaryotes using high-throughput isolation, comparative genomics and experimental approaches. These positions are in the framework of the 5-year grant PELAGICS with multinational collaboration partners (see abstract below).

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Location: Institute of Hydrobiology, Biology Centre CAS, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
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Location: Singapore

Three Post-Doctoral positions in the field of microbial metagenomics are currently available in CMEG

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Location: University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa