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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
FREE software to evaluate patents

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

Jobs
Two Ph.D. Positions in the Bhatnagar lab available

The Bhatnagar lab is seeking two Ph.D. students to join the lab in the Fall of 2020. Projects are focused on the[...]

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"Funding starts here" - Grant writing for early career-researchers

The grant-writing and review process is one of many challenges for early-career researchers (ECRs). Though it is one[...]

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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[...]

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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[...]

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Antibiotic Prescription in Ireland.

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

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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[...]

Location
5th International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Sciences (ABS 2019)

The 5th International conference on Agricultural and Biological Sciences (ABS 2019) will be held from July 22nd to[...]

Grants & funding
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[...]

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Antibiotic Awareness Resources - forearmed is forewarned!

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

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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[...]

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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[...]

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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[...]

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European Commission AMR Fact sheet

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

Location
13th International Scientific Conference on Probiotics, Prebiotics, Gut Microbiota and Health IPC2019

IPC2019 is the biggest scientific conference worldwide, solely focusing on probiotics and prebiotics for scientists,[...]

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The Microbes Fight Back: Antibiotic Resistance

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

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. [...]

FEMS partners with PeerWith

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

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The New Bacteriology - Royal Society special issue

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

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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[...]

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Contributing to the Journals

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

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Volunteering

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

Microbiology Heroes Hall of Fame

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

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Partnering with AMR Centre

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

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New teaching videos available from Microbiology at NUI Galway, Ireland

Check out our new teaching initiative, just launched by Microbiology at NUI Galway, Ireland: 40 instructional[...]

Events
EMBO/Leopoldina Workshop on ‘The Impact of Bacterial Infections on Human Cancer’
26-10-2019

Pathogenic bacteria, in conjunction with other microbes, constantly affect our mucosal surfaces causing epithelial[...]

Events
Recent Advances in Fermentation Technology
27-10-2019

The Conferene will have a Workshop on “Fermentation Concepts with Advanced Applications”: the topics[...]

Events
Recent Advances in Fermentation Technology
27-10-2019

Topics: interpretation of fermentation data, using off-gas data to make process decisions medium design concepts[...]

Grants & funding
Request for Tender “ANTI-SUPERBUGS PCP”
28-10-2019

Request for Tender “ANTI-SUPERBUGS PCP” The Horizon 2020-funded project named ANTI-SUPERBUGS PCP (Grant Agreement :[...]

Location
Post-doctoral position in Immuno-Virology
31-10-2019

A three-year post-doctoral position is available in our laboratory from January 2020, to study immunobiology of[...]

Jobs
PhD position - Fungi and food safety: Spain /Candidato predoctoral - Hongos filamentosos y seguridad alimentaria: España
31-10-2019

4-years contract is offered to complete PhD studies on molecular biology of filamentous fungi and food safety under[...]

Jobs
Postdoc position at Royal NIOZ – “Evolution of membrane lipids in Bacteria & Archaea”
01-11-2019

The Department of Marine Microbiology and Biogeochemistry (MMB department head a.i. Prof. Dr. Stefan Schouten) is[...]

Events
Partnerships in Biocontrol, Biostimulants, & Microbiome: USA
04-11-2019

Increasing prioritization of sustainability in agriculture has led to rapid growth in the agricultural biologicals[...]

Location
Microbiologist
04-11-2019

We are in pursuit of curbing antibiotic resistance and improving animal health. Our research is dedicated to[...]

Events
5th Recent Advances in Microbial Control (RAMC) Conference
04-11-2019

The theme of the meeting is Microbiomes Matter, and the focus of the sessions will be on the significant effect that[...]

Events
Genome Informatics
06-11-2019

Topics: Personal and Medical Genomics Transcriptomics, Alternative Splicing and Gene Predictions Epigenomics and[...]

Jobs
PhD position in Microbiology (Berlin), Germany
08-11-2019

The Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM) is a materials research organization in Germany. Our[...]

Location
Annual Congress of the Danish Microbiological Society
11-11-2019

The congress is held by the Danish Microbiological Society in Copenhagen and is a Danish national meeting in which[...]

Events
6th Single Cell Analyses
13-11-2019

The CSHL Single Cell Analyses meeting is the oldest single cell biology meeting as this year will mark its[...]

Events
Scientific Writing Retreat - CSHL Course
13-11-2019

The formal sessions will cover: Publication writing for scientific journals from the perspectives of Cell Press and[...]

Events
Microfluidics & Organ-on-a-Chip Asia 2019
14-11-2019

This event takes place:  November 14-15, 2019 Poster Submission Deadline: 31 October 2019 Main Topics: 3D-Printing[...]

Events
Zebrafish Neural Circuits & Behavior
20-11-2019

This meeting will provide a forum for presentation and discussion of the most innovative and exciting research[...]

Location
The 2nd Int'l Conference on Soil Remediation and Plant Protection (SRPP 2019) - workshop
22-11-2019

Topics: The conference is soliciting state-of-the-art research papers in the following areas of interest: Soil[...]

Events
2nd International Conference on Organic and Analytical Chemistry
23-11-2019

The International Conference on Organic and Analytical Chemistry, to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during[...]

Jobs
Unit Head (M/F/I)
30-11-2019

Founded in 1891, the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) is one of the world’s oldest biomedical re-search[...]

Jobs
Postdoctoral Position to Study Microbiota-mediated Resistance to Infection in Zebrafish: France
01-12-2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated postdoctoral fellow with a strong interest in multi-species molecular[...]

Location
Microbe-assisted crop production (miCROPe 2019)
02-12-2019

2-5 December 2019 Castle Schönbrunn, Vienna, Austria

Events
Epidemics7: Seventh International Conference on Infectious Disease Dynamics
03-12-2019

EPIDEMICS7 will bring together more than 500 scientists to share the latest ideas, data, insight, models and methods[...]

Events
Computational Genomics - CSHL Course
04-12-2019

Topics include: Protein & DNA sequence similarity, comparisons, multiple alignments, and database searches[...]

Events
11th Plant Genomes, Systems Biology and Engineering
04-12-2019

Topics: Engineering Technologies and Synthetic Biology Crop Biology and Trait Enhancement Metabolic Circuits Plants[...]

Events
4th Thünen Symposium on Soil Metagenomics
11-12-2019

Tremendous progress has been made since high-throughput DNA sequencing technologies entered the field of soil[...]

Events
2019 ASCB/EMBO Meeting
11-12-2019

The 2019 joint meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) and the European Molecular Biology[...]

Events
3rd International Conference on Natural Product Discovery and Development in the Genomic Era
12-01-2020

Although there has been a steady decline in natural product discovery efforts in the pharmaceutical industry over[...]

Events
3rd International Conference on Natural Product Discovery and Development in the Genomic Era
12-01-2020

Although there has been a steady decline in natural product discovery efforts in the pharmaceutical industry over[...]

Events
ASM Biothreats
28-01-2020

ASM Biothreats is a one-of-a-kind meeting offering professionals in biodefense, biosecurity and biological threats[...]

Events
Viruses 2020 - Novel Concepts in Virology
05-02-2020

Because of their global impact on human, animal, and plant health and their utility as tractable model systems,[...]

Events
15th European Conference on Fungal Genetics - (ECFG15)
17-02-2020

An International conference on Fungal genetics, biology, host pathogen interaction & evolutionary ecology. It is[...]

Location
3rd Bacterial Cell Biology Conference
26-02-2020

Topics: Cell morphogenesis Cell division Chromosome replication and segregation Cell biology of transcription and[...]

Events
6th Joint Conference of DGHM & VAAM
08-03-2020

72th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology (DGHM) Annual Meeting 2020 of the Association[...]

Events
Antibody Biology and Engineering (GRS) - Design and Applications of Next-Generation Antibody Technologies and Therapies
14-03-2020

The Gordon Research Seminar on Antibody Biology and Engineering is a unique forum for graduate students, post-docs,[...]

Events
Design and Applications of Next-Generation Antibody Technologies and Therapies - GRS
14-03-2020

The Gordon Research Seminar on Antibody Biology and Engineering is a unique forum for graduate students, post-docs,[...]

Events
Connecting B Cell Biology with Antibody Structure, Function and Applications
15-03-2020

Antibodies are multi-faceted proteins that are capable of an array of important functions. They play a critical role[...]

Events
Antibody Biology and Engineering - Connecting B Cell Biology with Antibody Structure, Function and Applications
15-03-2020

Antibodies are multi-faceted proteins that are capable of an array of important functions. They play a critical role[...]

Events
Single Molecule Analysis and Label-Free Detection
23-03-2020

This event takes place: March 23-24, 2020 Main Topics: Aptamers Digital Detection Label-Free Detection Single[...]

Events
Innovations in Microfluidics 2020
23-03-2020

Topics: 3D-Printing of Microfluidics Devices Commercialization of Microfluidics Devices for Point-of-Care[...]

Events
Single Cell Analysis 2020
23-03-2020

Event takes place: March 23-24, 2020 Main Topics: Biological Heterogeneity Flow Cytometry, FISH and Technologies for[...]

Events
Expression, Purification & Analysis of Proteins and Protein Complexes - CSHL Course
25-03-2020

The emphasis of the course is on the following: Approaches in protein expression: Choosing the best bacterial or[...]

Events
High-Content and Phenotypic Screening 2020
25-03-2020

This event takes place: March 25-26, 2020 Main Topics: High-Content Analysis and Phenotypic Screening for New[...]

Events
5th ESGAP Antibiotics Course - "Antibiotic Therapy in Practice"
26-03-2020

This ESGAP workshop covers the main antibiotics used and infectious diseases encountered in hospitals. In an[...]

Events
9th European Spores Conference
15-04-2020

The European Spores Conference (ESC) has rapidly become one of the leading ‘focused’ microbiology conferences with a[...]

Location
2nd International Conference on Microbial Food and Feed Ingredients (MiFFI)
15-04-2020

It is a great pleasure to announce the 2nd International Conference on Microbial Food and Feed Ingredients (MiFFI)[...]

Events
Genome Organization & Nuclear Function
28-04-2020

This event takes place: April 28 – May 2, 2020 Topics: Chromatin and Chromosome Organization Higher Order[...]

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Get involved in a FEMS Directorship
30-04-2020

Are you considering making a positive impact on the microbiological community? Then have a look at our Call for[...]

Events
The Biology of Genomes
05-05-2020

This event takes place: May 5 – 9, 2020 Topics: Population Genomics Evolutionary & Non-Human Genomics[...]

Events
NIDO2020 - XVth International Nidovirus Symposium
10-05-2020

Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, May 10-14, 2020 Hashtag: #nido2020    Twitter: @nido20201    Facebook Page Enjoy[...]

Events
Regulatory & Non-Coding RNAs
12-05-2020

This meeting takes place: May 12 – 16, 2020 Topics: Micro RNAs DNA Modification and Novel RNA Biology Long[...]

Events
The Galleria mellonella Workshop (GmW)
15-05-2020

Two Days of Powerful Talks, Frascati, Italy, 15th – 17th May 2020 This two-day residential meeting set in the[...]

Events
EMBL Conference: BioMalPar XVI: Biology and Pathology of the Malaria Parasite
18-05-2020

Malaria remains one of the most significant global public health challenges, with more than 200 million clinical[...]

Events
Cortona Prokaryotes
21-05-2020

Cortona Procarioti is a well-established microbiology meeting supported by SIMGBM (Società Italiana di Microbiologia[...]

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14th International Adenovirus Meeting
26-05-2020

Adenoviruses are associated with gastroenteritis, conjunctivitis, respiratory and urinary tract infections which in[...]

Events
Advanced Bacterial Genetics - CSHL Course
02-06-2020

Laboratory methods include: Classical and cutting-edge mutagenesis using transposons, allelic exchange, and[...]

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14th International Conference on Plant Pathogenic Bacteria (14th ICPPB) - The Impact of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria on Global Plant Health
07-06-2020

We are delighted to welcome you to the 14th International Conference on Plant Pathogenic Bacteria (14thICPPB) which[...]

Events
New Approaches to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
07-06-2020

The New Approaches to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria research conference bids to review the current knowledge[...]

Events
ASM Microbe 2020
18-06-2020

Topics: Antimicrobial Agents and Resistance Applied and Environmental Science Clinical Infections and Vaccines[...]

Events
EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Innate Immunity in Host-Pathogen Interactions
28-06-2020

This symposium provides a discussion platform for all scientists interested in the biology of infection. Cell[...]

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The 6th Young Microbiologist Symposium on Microbe signalling, Organisation and Pathogenesis
30-06-2020

The 6th Young Microbiologists Symposium on Microbe Signalling, Organisation and Pathogenesis will be held on[...]

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IOM 2020 - The 23rd Biennial Congress of the international Organization for Mycoplasmology
05-07-2020

The International Organization for Mycoplasmology (IOM) was founded in 1976 as a nonprofit organization and exists[...]

Events
EMBL Conference: Microfluidics 2020
12-07-2020

Microfluidics is a quickly growing, highly interdisciplinary field at the interface of physics, engineering,[...]

Events
Phyllosphere 2020
12-07-2020

Phyllosphere 2020: 11th International Symposium on Leaf Surface Microbiology Date: 12-16 July 2020 Location: Davis,[...]

Events
14th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference 2020
27-08-2020

The 14th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference (ENFC), will be held 27-30 August 2020 in Naples, Italy at the Hotel[...]

Events
XXV Latin American Congress of Microbiology
17-09-2020

We are pleased to inform you about the holding of the XXV Latin American Congress of Microbiology to be held in the[...]

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​​​FEMS2021
11-07-2021

SAVE THE DATE: The 9th Congress of European Microbiologists will be held from 11-15 July 2021 in Hamburg, Germany