Positions & Grants

Academic, PostDoc, PhD, Trainee and other positions / Grants

Academic positions

Professor in microbial ecology for the bio-based circular economy at KU Leuven. The position is a joint position between the Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering of the Bio-engineering faculty and the Chemical Engineering department of the Engineering faculty. You can also find the information through the link Vacancies (kuleuven.be). Deadline for submission of the application is September 30, 2021.

Full or Associate Professor in Virology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva, Switzerland (Application deadline: June 31, 2021).

PostDoc positions :

Postdoctoral position available at the Microbial Processes and Interactions (MiPI) lab (University of Liège, Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, Belgium). Expected starting date: 01/09/2021. Duration: 2 years (can be extended). More information can be found here

Two research positions are open at KU Leuven, Belgium, in the Environmental Microbiology group of Prof. Dirk Springael of the Division of Soil and Water Management, starting from between September – October 2021. The first one is a 4-years position for a PhD. The second one can be filled in by either a 4-years PhD or a 3-years post-doc. More information can be found here.

A 2-year post-doctoral position funded by the Labex Who Am I? (http://www.labex-whoami.org/en/) is open at the “Robustness and evolvability of life “ team at the Cochin Institute (INSERM U1016 – CNRS UMR8104 – Université de Paris) in Paris.

PostDoc position in Molecular Microbiology at at the Centre International de Recherche en
Infectiologie in Lyon, France

PhD positions :

Ghent University and the University of Liège are recruiting two PhD students who will be engaged in the recently started project HabitAnt: ‘Past and future habitability in Antarctic lakes: succession, colonization, extinction, and survival in glacial refugia’, funded by BelSPO BRAIN-BE. Please follow the links for more information on the two individual PhD fellowships:
PhD on the diversity, ecology and evolution of micro-eukaryotes (Ghent University) and PhD on the diversity, ecology and evolution of Cyanobacteria (University of Liège). Additional information can be found here.

Two research positions are open at KU Leuven, Belgium, in the Environmental Microbiology group of Prof. Dirk Springael of the Division of Soil and Water Management, starting from between September – October 2021. The first one is a 4-years position for a PhD. The second one can be filled in by either a 4-years PhD or a 3-years post-doc. More information can be found here.

PhD in microbial ecology for the bio-based circular economy at the Division of Soil and Water Management, KULeuven. More information can be found here.

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Trainee positions

No positions for the moment.

Other positions

Médecins Sans Frontières (Brussels) is looking for a microbiologist for our project in HIV/AIDS in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The candidate we are looking for, needs an experience of 2 years in the field of microbiology and English/French language knowledge (cf. job description attached).

Grants

EPPO is happy to announce the first call for applications to the EPPO Jens-Georg Unger Plant Health Fellowship for international co-operation in plant health.

Research grants at FEMS : Members of FEMS Member Societies can apply for research grants and/or support when organizing or attending a meeting – including our Member Societies’ national and regional congresses. Every year we award hundreds of thousands of euros to help meetings organizers and early career researchers bring experts and earlier career scientists together. See here for more details.