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About FEMS

We are leading the way in promoting excellence and equality in science, and in channelling high quality knowledge to solving today’s societal problems around microbiology. We do this by funding research, giving out travel and training grants to scientists, publishing our journals, running events, and managing collaborative projects with other partner organizations.

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Postdoctoral Researcher for the ECWA-NOR project (E.coli as Indicator for Sustainable Water Management): Sweden

Job description: In this project, ECWA-NOR, we will establish relationships between E.coli and environmental DNA[...]

PhD position (3 years, 65% E13) in ‘Bacterial cell biology’ at Humboldt University Berlin: Germany

Background/objectives: The Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin is one of eleven German universities that have been[...]

FEMS - Science Communications Assistant: The Netherlands

We are looking to recruit a Science Communications Assistant to join our team at the Federation of European[...]

Postdoctoral Researcher: Bioinformatic analyses of microbial ecological data: Czech Republic

We are looking for postdoc/junior researcher to join our team at the Laboratory of Microbial Ecology, University of[...]

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Featured Issue

Ecology and Physiology of Halophilic Microorganisms

This Thematic Issue of FEMS Microbiology Letters contains eight papers based on oral presentations or posters presented at the 12th International Conference on Halophilic Microorganisms – Halophiles 2019, in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. The location for the event recognizes the great diversity of hypersaline environments in Romania and the rich history of the exploration of the microbial diversity in those environments. This Thematic Issue explores the latest developments on the microorganisms living in these unique environments.

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All aspects of Microbiology - the 9th Congress of European Microbiologists - FEMS2021It is a great pleasure to encourage you to participate in the 9th Congress of European Microbiologists – FEMS2021 – which will be held 11-15 July 2021 in Hamburg, Germany.

FEMS2021 will bring together leading scientists spanning different fields of microbiology to celebrate the best of microbiology. This congress will showcase the most recent developments in microbiology to address some of the global challenges we face today.

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