Opportunities Board

Welcome to the FEMS Opportunities Board. Here you can find opportunities varying from events and jobs to awards and useful resources. In the above field you can search within all opportunities. You can also browse through our opportunity categories. If you want to look into for instance events only, you will find a collection of those if you click on Events and Courses.

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Useful resources
Antibiotic Prescription in Ireland.

The Health Service Executive (HSE) in Ireland have produced this practical guide in order to aid antibiotic[...]

Useful resources
FREE software to evaluate patents

IPscore is a FREE software to evaluate patents, technologies and research projects. It allows you to analyse,[...]

Grants & funding
Funding network

FEMS would like to help researchers to connect to each other to apply for funding. If you are a (member of a) FEMS[...]

Useful resources
WHO - world report on surveillance

WHO world report that gives as accurate a picture as is presently possible of the magnitude of AMR and the current[...]

Fighting AMR
Antibiotic Awareness - A Welsh perspective.

The onus on us to be mindful of antibiotics and their resistance has never been more important. Only when we know[...]

Fighting AMR
European Antibiotic Awareness Day: Campaigns across Europe

It is important to be aware of the risks associated with taking antibiotics and more importantly what the[...]

Fighting AMR
European Commission AMR Fact sheet

Antimicrobial resistance is recognized as being one of the greatest threats to human health. It is estimated that by[...]

Partnering with AMR Centre

We are looking for AMR projects that help address the WHO priority list, namely: Clinical treatments for[...]

Useful resources
Under the Weather - a practical guide.

The Health Service Executive (HSE) in Ireland have developed a practical guide to help you (the patient) when you[...]

Useful resources
Book: Superbugs: An Arms Race Against Bacteria

Antibiotics are powerful drugs that can prevent and treat infections, but they are becoming less effective as a[...]

Projects
New project in Efficient Biomass Supply Chains for Sustainable Chemical Production

ICT-BIOCHAIN – ICT Tools in Efficient Biomass Supply Chains for Sustainable Chemical Production. Follow[...]

Fighting AMR
Microbes and Antibiotics - what are they all about anyway?

A fun way to teach both adults and students about microbes and the respective antibiotics used to treat the[...]

Fighting AMR
Generating New Insights and Mechanistic Understanding of Antibiotic Resistance Development

Through these FOAs, you will have the opportunity to advance critical research areas from the National Action Plan[...]

Useful resources
The New Bacteriology - Royal Society special issue

Royal Society Publishing has recently published a special issue of Philosophical Transactions B entitled The new[...]

Useful resources
The Microbes Fight Back: Antibiotic Resistance

What will a future of continued antibiotic resistance look like? How can human activities prevent the rise of[...]

At FEMS
Contributing to the Journals

Over the last 40 years we’ve launched five highly-respected journals which fund our philanthropic and campaigning[...]

At FEMS
Volunteering

Seasoned scientists can offer reviews and comments on key issues in microbiology – like ebola, antibiotics[...]

Jobs
Place your job opportunity

Do you want to advertise a job via FEMS? If you have a FEMS Account, you can easily share your opportunities. [...]

Microbiology Heroes Hall of Fame

The teacher that nudged you to study life sciences, the pioneer that saved many lives – we are surrounded by[...]

Projects
FEMS partners with PeerWith

PeerWith allows you to find manuscript preparation services including language editing and figure drawing by[...]

Fighting AMR
Antibiotic Awareness Resources - forearmed is forewarned!

Public Health England are driving the need for antibiotic awareness and self responsibility in terms of our[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Position - Virus-Host Cell Interaction: Switzerland
21-10-2018

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral position to work on a newly discovered cellular antiviral defense[...]

Jobs
Researcher- Phycology / Microbiology: USA
21-10-2018

Aquafix, Inc. is looking for a scientific Researcher with a sense of discovery who will be primarily responsible for[...]

18th International Conference on Harmful Algae: 21-26 October 2018, France
21-10-2018

The 18th International Conference on Harmful Algae (ICHA 2018) will take place in the Cité des Congrès of Nantes,[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral studies in Genomics, Chromatin and RNA biology (scholarship): Sweden
22-10-2018

Karolinska Institutet, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology (MTC) conducts research and teaching in[...]

Events & courses
Antibacterial Resistance - Challenges and Opportunities: 23 October 2018, USA
23-10-2018

Antibiotics are cornerstones of modern medicine, essential for treating patients across the spectrum of disease from[...]

Jobs
Researcher antimicrobial resistance: Netherlands
24-10-2018

The antimicrobial resistance (AMR) problem is a national and international topic of great concern in both veterinary[...]

Events & courses
4th annual World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress 2018: USA
24-10-2018

This conference is the leading global conference on anti-microbial resistance. The event brings together government[...]

Events & courses
Applied Synthetic Biology in Europe: 24-26 October 2018, France
24-10-2018

The fourth meeting in the Applied Synthetic Biology in Europe serieswill be held on 24-26 October 2018 in Toulouse,[...]

Events & courses
The 66th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Virology, Japan
28-10-2018

“Virus Research Insight and Serendipity” was chosen as the theme of this annual meeting which can provide an[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral fellows in yeast as a model for aging: Sweden
29-10-2018

The University of Gothenburg is seeking to fill the position of Postdoctoral fellows on a subject of “Yeast as[...]

Events & courses
Probiotics Congress, USA
29-10-2018

Attendees are expected to converge on San Diego this Fall to hear a 70-strong speaker faculty discuss the latest[...]

Jobs
Researcher Food Microbiology - Pathogen Detection: Netherlands
30-10-2018

Wageningen University & Research is looking for a researcher who is a motivated team player with a great[...]

Jobs
PhD Researcher - Biotechnology/Microbiology/Engineering: Portugal
31-10-2018

The Rector of Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Prof. Isabel Capeloa Gil deliberated the opening of an international[...]

Events & courses
38th Turkish Microbiology Congress
04-11-2018

04-Nov-2018 08-Nov-2018 Starlight Hotel & Congress Center Istanbul, Turkey

Jobs
PhDs and postdocs within WWSC project - BIO - Wood components: Sweden
04-11-2018

Chalmers University of Technology is looking to fill position of PhDs and PostDocs to work at its research center[...]

Events & courses
Asia Diagnostics Summit 2018: Taiwan
05-11-2018

Diagnostics Summit Asia 2018 brings together researchers from across Asia/Pacific, US and Europe to focus on the[...]

Events & courses
Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases 2018: 5-6 November 2018, France
06-11-2018

The BioTech Pharma Summit: Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases 2018 will be held on 5-6 November 2018 in[...]

Events & courses
Conference: Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease
06-11-2018

The 7th Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease meeting will once again bring together[...]

Events & courses
14th International Conference on Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics of Infectious Diseases
06-11-2018

Join us for the 14th International Meeting on Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics of Infectious[...]

Events & courses
Annual congress of the Danish Microbiological Society 2018
12-11-2018

12-Nov-2018 Pakhus Strandgade 25G Copenhagen Denmark

Events & courses
Flow Chemistry Congress 2018
12-11-2018

The selected speakers include chemists and engineers, from both industrial and academic backgrounds at various[...]

Jobs
PhD project: Small RNA control of bacterial nitrous oxide emissions: UK
19-11-2018

University of East Anglia is looking for candidates for a PhD project: “Small RNA control of bacterial nitrous[...]

Events & courses
NGS in Clinical Genomics
29-11-2018

Next-Generation Sequencing is transforming the way we used to diagnose several diseases. NGS has become a powerful[...]

Useful resources
FEMS Survey: Key and Emerging Microbiology Topics in 2018
02-12-2018

The microbiology landscape is constantly changing with new discoveries and research findings, leading to new ways of[...]

Events & courses
3rd International Metaproteome Symposium 2018: 3-5 December 2018, Germany
03-12-2018

The 3rd International Metaproteome Symposium 2018  will be held on 3-5 December 2018 in Germany. The symposium is[...]

Jobs
Biotech Specialist: Denmark
04-12-2018

Pall Life Sciences is looking for a Biotech Specialist who will provide technical expertise and will be responsible[...]

Events & courses
Molecular Microbial Ecology Group (MMEG) meeting 2018
17-12-2018

17-Dec-2018 18-Dec-2018 Swansea University Institute of Life Science Singleton Park, SA28PP Swansea, United Kingdom

Useful resources
Funding opportunity: new treatments for Sepsis
18-12-2018

We have partnered with Dr David Brown (Bio-medical researcher and co-inventor of Viagra) to crowdsource new[...]

Jobs
Two PhD positions: Understanding Pseudomonas aeruginosa pathogenicity using structural biology tools: Germany
26-12-2018

The research groups of Prof. Dr. Michael Kolbe and Prof. Dr. Jörg Labahn at the Centre for Structural Systems[...]

Jobs
Post-Doctoral Position in Microbiology: Evolution of antibiotic tolerance and resistance: France
31-12-2018

A 36-months post-doctoral position is available in the Unit of Genetics of Biofilms at the Institut Pasteur (Paris)[...]

Fighting AMR
Pre-call announcement: UK-China AMR Centre Partnerships Initiative
31-12-2018

Research Councils UK (RCUK), the strategic partnership of the UK's seven Research Councils and the National Natural[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral fellow- Molecular Parasitology: USA
31-12-2018

The Vinayak lab  at the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign is seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated[...]

Jobs
Postdoc to study the crosstalk between microbiota, immunity and physiology: France
01-01-2019

The MI Unit is recruiting postdoctoral fellows to study the mutual regulation of microbiota, immunity and nervous[...]

Events & courses
Mechanisms of Fungal Immunopathology
13-01-2019

The 2019 Gordon Research Conference the Immunology of Fungal Infections focuses on leading advances in our[...]

Events & courses
2019 ASM Biothreats
29-01-2019

What’s new in high consequence pathogen research, biological threat reduction, product development and policy will[...]

Events & courses
European Mycoplasma Network: Solutions for Mycoplasmas in human and animal disease
07-03-2019

07-Mar-2019 08-Mar-2019 Wellcome Collection London Suite 3a, Bowden Hall, Bowden Lane Marple Stockport United Kingdom

Biodetection & Biosensors Summit 2019
01-04-2019

Rapid growth in the development of biosensors has revolutionized the efficacy and sensitivity of analytical devices[...]

Events & courses
14th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting
02-04-2019

The JGI Annual Meeting will be preceded by a series of workshops and the “NeLLi 2019 Symposium: From New Lineages of[...]

Events & courses
The Biology of Genomes
07-05-2019

The 2019 meeting will address DNA sequence variation and its role in molecular evolution, population genetics and[...]

Events & courses
Power of Microbes in Industry and Environment 2019
15-05-2019

15-May-2019 18-May-2019 Sv. Martin na Muri, Croatia Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology Pierottijeva 6[...]

Events & courses
HFP2019: HUMAN FUNGAL PATHOGENS: MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HOST-PATHOGEN INTERACTIONS AND VIRULENCE
18-05-2019

18-May-2019 24-May-2019 Belambra Club: La Bergerie VIB-KU Leuven Center for Microbiology, Laboratory of Molecular[...]

Events & courses
14th Yeast Lipid Conference (YLC 2019)
22-05-2019

22-May-2019 24-May-2019 Petrovič, Uroš Jožef Stefan Institute Jamova 39 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Events & courses
2019 Viruses and Cells Gordon Research Conference
25-05-2019

25 May 2019 – 31 May 2019 Renaissance Tuscany, Il Ciocco, Lucca (Barga), Italy

Events & courses
ASM Microbe 2019
20-06-2019

The conference aims to navigate the most recent advances in microbiology, connect with peers on new collaborations.

Events & courses
12th International Conference on Halophilic Microorganisms - Halophiles 2019
24-06-2019

24-Jun-2019 28-Jun-2019 Grand Hotel Napoca, 5-7 Clinicilor Street, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Events & courses
27th Meeting of the Spanish Society for Microbiology (SEM)
02-07-2019

02-Jul-2019 05-Jul-2019 Department of Microbiology. faculty of Sciences. University of Malaga Malaga Spain

Events & courses
Microbiome
18-07-2019

The proposed meeting will assemble the leaders in the field, together with junior faculty, postdoctoral fellows and[...]

Events & courses
Microbial Pathogenesis & Host Response
10-09-2019

The meeting will focus on interdisciplinary approaches to study infectious diseases integrating the disciplines of[...]

Genome Engineering: Frontiers of CRISPR-Cas
10-10-2019

The specific goal for this meeting is to foster fruitful and creative interactions between researchers interested in[...]

Events & courses
International Conference "Advances in Microbiology and Biotechnology"
19-10-2019

29-Oct-2018 31-Oct-2018 Lviv National University Lviv, Ukraine Drahomanova street 14/16 Lviv Ukraine