Positions & Grants

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.

PhD positions :

• PhD positions are available at the MELiSSA foundation :

• A PhD position in microbiology is currently available in radiobiology at the Belgian Nuclear Research Centre (SCK•CEN, Mol, Belgium). The deadline for application is 27/3/2018.

Microbiome and radiotherapy:


Other PhD positions available at SCK-CEN can be found on academy.sckcen.be


• Two other PhD positions are also available at the SCK•CEN :

Harnessing a therapeutic microbiome as an alleviating strategy for dysbiosis and recurrence in colorectal cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy

Microbial community structure and dynamics during radioactive waste disposal

Instructions for applications can be found on following link :


Postdoctoral positions :

No positions for the moment.