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Events & courses
MiCom 2017 conference
20-03-2017

20-23 March 2017, Jena, Germany Since 2010, MiCom conference is organized “by doctoral students for young[...]

At FEMS
Get involved with our Education Group
17-03-2017

You will work in close contact with the FEMS team and the education group to support the development of this work[...]

At FEMS
Get involved with our new Policy Group
10-03-2017

You will work in close contact with the FEMS team and the policy group to support the development of this work by,[...]

Events & courses
Microbiology and Infection 2017 - 5th Joint Conference of the DGHM & VAAM
08-03-2017

VAAM Annual Meeting 2017 • 69th Annual Meeting of the DGHM Dates: 5 – 8 March 2017 Location: Maritim Hotel,[...]

Grants & funding
CEPI Call for Proposals: Vaccine Development Against Prioritized Epidemic Infectious Diseases
08-03-2017

CEPI is launching its call for proposals (CfP), open to all types of organisations able to advance vaccine[...]

ESGAP/ESGBIS Bloodstream infection survey
28-02-2017

The ESGAP/ESGBIS Bloodstream infection survey aims to explore current practices regarding management of[...]

Events & courses
15th German Chlamydia Workshop
22-02-2017

Register and submit abstracts through the DCW website http://chlamydienworkshop.org by 10 January 2017. General[...]

Events & courses
PhD (2) and MSc (1) positions - Interdisciplinary Wastewater Resource Recovery project 2017-2021: University College Cork, Ireland.
10-02-2017

Three postgraduate research positions, 2 PhD and 1 MSc are available at the Environmental Research Institute (ERI)[...]

Fighting AMR
Tackling Antibiotic Resistance – Prize for open innovation
31-01-2017

The Longitude Prize is a five-year challenge with a £10 million prize fund. It commemorates the 300th anniversary of[...]

Events & courses
Bacteriophage 2017
17-01-2017

Dates: 17 – 19 January 2017 Location: Online This is the first live streamed only, three day professional[...]

Fighting AMR
PhD Opportunity
06-01-2017

PhD Opportunity: Geospatial modelling the spread of antimicrobial resistance in the environment.

Fighting AMR
Survey on Antibiotic Stewardship
31-12-2016

Are you a microbiologist, medical doctor, pharmacist or nurse and do you work in a hospital in a low-or middle[...]

Projects
FEMS Microbiology Letters & OUP MiniReview Award
31-12-2016

The winner will receive €1,000 plus special marketing attention for their article at both OUP and FEMS, plus free access

Fighting AMR
Longitude prize
31-12-2016

Antibiotic Resistance is one of the biggest challenges facing us today. Bacteria are evolving to become resistant to[...]

Events & courses
3-Day Masterclass Pharma & Biotech Partnering
06-12-2016

Dates: 19 – 21 April 2017 Location: Wren House, London, United Kingdom The 3 Day Masterclass in Pharma[...]

Events & courses
Biotech Startup
05-12-2016

12/5/2016 12/7/2016 Wren house, London, United Kingdom

Projects
Call for papers: One Health
30-11-2016

The health of humans is inextricably linked to the health of other living creatures and to the health of the[...]

Useful resources
Open Call for Research Projects
30-11-2016

The CORBEL Open Call invites researchers to apply to access technologies and services from more than 15 facilities[...]

Fighting AMR
PhD opportunity at British Society for antimicrobial chemotherapy
30-11-2016

The BSAC studentship scheme is designed to ensure a flow of first-class postgraduate students into the field of[...]

Jobs
Postdoc in Molecular Infection Biology
30-11-2016

A postdoc fellowship is currently available in the lab of Andrea Puhar at the Laboratory for Molecular Infection[...]

Events & courses
3-Day Masterclass Pharma
28-11-2016

11/28/2016    11/30/2016    Wren house, London, United Kingdom

Events & courses
30th EFFoST International Conference
28-11-2016

http://www.effostconference.com/

Fighting AMR
PhD opportunity at the University of Nottingham & the University of Birmingham
20-11-2016

The Wellcome Trust – University of Nottingham & University of Birmingham Joint 4 Year PhD Training[...]

Events & courses
International Symposium on Parasitic Zoonoses
18-11-2016

18-Nov-16 – 19-Nov-16‚Titanic Hotel, Belek, Antalya, Turkey

Fighting AMR
Great British Tea Party (AMR Research UK)
18-11-2016

This exciting fund-raising event will raise vital funds to support our research to bring one new antibiotic therapy[...]

Events & courses
37th Turkish Microbiology Congress
16-11-2016

16-Nov-16 – 20-Nov-16‚ Titanic Tel‚ Antalya‚ Turkey

Events & courses
Innate Immunity: The first line of defence
15-11-2016

11/15/2016    11/17/2016    Online

Events & courses
Patent Information Conference 2016
07-11-2016

8-10 November 2016 (with training courses on 7 and 10 November), Madrid, Spain The EPO Patent Information Conference[...]

Jobs
Professor for Renewable Energy
30-10-2016

Universiteit of Applied Sciences Upper Austria School of Engineering and Environmental Sciences REACH HIGHER.[...]

Jobs
FEMS is looking for a Communications Officer
26-10-2016

Are you the enthusiastic and driven Communications Officer that will join our team in Delft? Have a look at our[...]

Events & courses
PhD Fellowships in Life Sciences
24-10-2016

The Doctoral School of the Faculty of Biology and Medicine (FBM) offers PhD Fellowships in Life Science starting May[...]

Events & courses
7th edition of the International Course in Microbial Ecology (ICME-2016): Publishing dos and don'ts for Microbial Ecologists
24-10-2016

24 to 27 October 2016 at the Microb&co Workshop Centre in Catania (Italy) As in the tradition of ICME, practical[...]

Events & courses
Publishing do's and don'ts for Microbial Ecologists
24-10-2016

As in the tradition of ICME, practical and theoretical sessions will be held by experienced instructors in the field[...]

Events & courses
6th Clinical Microbiology Conference
20-10-2016

Call for Abstracts: The 6th Clinical Microbiology Conference, October 20-22, 2016 Rome, Italy, is organized around[...]

Events & courses
6th European Congress of Virology (ECV)
19-10-2016

10/19/2016    10/22/2016    Congress Center Hamburg (CCH), Hamburg, Germany

Events & courses
3rd Congress of Baltic Microbiologists (CBM2016)
18-10-2016

10/18/2016    10/21/2016    Joint Life Sciences Center, Vilnius university, Vilnius, Lithuania

Events & courses
First International Conference of Clinical Metagenomics (ICCMg)
13-10-2016

Metagenomics, based on next-generation sequencing (NGS), has been available for a decade and is now widely used for[...]

Events & courses
3rd Biennial International Conference on Microbial Biotechnology
12-10-2016

3-rd International Conference on Microbial Biotechnology dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of first research[...]

Events & courses
Advanced Course on Antibiotics (AdCAb)
09-10-2016

The goal is to bring leaders and innovators in academics and industry together with highly trained scientists. The[...]

Awards
Nominations are now invited for the 2017 FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award
01-10-2016

The FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award is a joint initiative of FEBS and EMBO. Launched in 2007, the aim of the[...]

Events & courses
Power of microbes in industry and environment 2016
28-09-2016

9/28/2016 10/1/2016 Hotel Koralj, Krk, Croatia

Events & courses
3rd Innovative Approaches for Identification of Antiviral Agents Summer School
28-09-2016

9/28/2016    10/3/2016    Santa Margherita di Pula, Sardinia, Italy Congress flyer

Events & courses
TB2016: Interdisciplinary research on tuberculosis and mycobacteria
19-09-2016

9/19/2016    9/23/2016    Conference centre of the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France

Events & courses
XX National (Spanish) Congress of Food Microbiology
14-09-2016

14-Sep-16 – 16-Sep-16‚ Real Colegiata de San Isidoro de Leon‚ Leon‚ Spain

Events & courses
8th ÖGMBT Annual Meeting – Life Sciences for the Next Generation - 2016
12-09-2016

12-Sep-16 14-Sep-16‚ University of Graz, RESOWI Center‚ Graz‚ Austria

Events & courses
Microbial Diversity and Specialised Metabolites
10-09-2016

9/10/2016    9/18/2016    Inter-University Centre (IUC), Dubrovnik, Croatia

Events & courses
27th Congress of the Czechoslovak Society for Microbiology
07-09-2016

9/7/2016    9/9/2016   TOP Hotel Praha, Prague, Czech Republic

Events & courses
Eighth Meeting of the European Society for Chlamydia Research
06-09-2016

9/6/2016    9/9/2016    Oxford’s Town Hall, Oxford, United Kingdom

Events & courses
IWA Microbial Ecology in Water Engineering; Biofilms joint specialist conference
04-09-2016

9/4/2016    9/7/2016    Copenhagen, Denmark

Events & courses
EUROPIC 2016
04-09-2016

9/4/2016    9/8/2016    Maison des Congrès, Les Diablerets, Switzerland

Events & courses
12th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference
25-08-2016

8/25/2016    8/28/2016    Hotel Helia, Budapest, Hungary

Grants & funding
Horizon prize: best test wins 1 Million Euros
17-08-2016

A €1 million Prize from Horizon for better use of antibiotics will be awarded for the best, rapid test to identify,[...]

Events & courses
Gordon Conference on the Molecular Basis of Microbial One Carbon Metabolism
31-07-2016

7/31/2016 8/5/2016 Waterville Valley, NH New Hampshire, United States of America

Events & courses
Food microbiology education in practice
19-07-2016

It is clear that during the last 150 years microbiological research has enabled major advances to be made in food[...]

Events & courses
Microbial Glycobiology FASEB Science Research Conference
12-07-2016

7/12/2016    7/17/2016    Marriott West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, FL, United States of America

Events & courses
6th Conference on Physiology of Yeast and Filamentous Fungi
11-07-2016

7/11/2016    7/14/2016    Instituto Superior Tecnico, Alameda Campus, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Projects
New project on Genome Editing
08-07-2016

A project has been initiated to take a broad view of the science and applications related to genome editing. The[...]

Events & courses
5th Central European Summer Course on Mycology: Biology of pathogenic fungi
03-07-2016

7/3/2016    7/9/2016        University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

Events & courses
Parasitic Infection 2016
28-06-2016

6/28/2016    6/30/2016    Cineworld: The O2, Peninsula Square, London, United Kingdom

Events & courses
Masterclass Bio - Entrepreneurship
22-06-2016

6/22/2016 6/24/2016  Wren house, London, United Kingdom

Events & courses
10th INRA-Rowett symposium on gut microbiology
20-06-2016

6/20/2016    6/24/2016        Polydome, Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, France

Events & courses
Explore the Roadmap to Successful Nutrition and Health: the Roadmap to Successful Nutrition and Health Claim Applications in the EU - Workshop
20-06-2016

6/20/2016    6/20/2016    Conference hotel Marriott Budapest, Budapest, Hungary

Events & courses
6th Croatian Congress of Microbiology with International Participation
15-06-2016

6/15/2016 – 6/18/2016, Spa Hotel Golfer, Sveti Martin na Muri, Croatia

Events & courses
The International Symposium on Problems of Listeriosis
14-06-2016

6/14/2016 – 6/17/2016, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Events & courses
Application of Molecular Diagnostics in Forensic Microbiology, ESCMID Postgraduate Technical Workshop
02-06-2016

6/2/2016 – 6/3/2016, Salons Georges, Leuven, Belgium

Jobs
Train2Target
01-06-2016

15 PhD positions are now available through the Marie Curie project titled “Train2Target: An integrated[...]

Events & courses
13th International Conference on Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics of Infectious Diseases
10-05-2016

5/10/2016 – 5/13/2016 Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerpen, Belgium

Events & courses
Microbiology Open On-line Course (Spanish)
01-05-2016

An Open On-line Course on Basic Microbiology via Twitter (spanish only).  With a panel of Faculty members from 20[...]

Events & courses
Courses on patent
01-05-2016

Twice a month, the EPO hosts webinars for patent information users as well as running ad-hoc online courses on[...]

Events & courses
EBC*L Certificate (European Business Competence Licence)
01-05-2016

Moving from research to business? You can get an EBC*L Certificate (European Business Competence Licence) via[...]

Events & courses
Open courses by MIT
01-05-2016

The Massachusettes Institute of Technology offers courses on multiple topics, including microbiology (mostly under-grad)

Grants & funding
European Research Council's ongoing research grants
01-05-2016

The European Research Council (ERC) exists to encourage high quality research in Europe through competitive funding.

Grants & funding
Digital Start-up Funding TIM
01-05-2016

TIM – a private telecommunications company, headquartered in Italy – as a ‘corporate accelerator’ is an[...]

Events & courses
SPADS conference: Prevention and Control of tropical disease epidemics in resource limited settings
27-04-2016

The ethnic cleansing by Ebola virus in West Africa, Coupled with sustained escalation of death rate due to HIV/AIDS,[...]

Events & courses
7th European Spores Conference
18-04-2016

4/18/2016 – 4/20/2016, Royal Holloway, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Events & courses
Type III Secretion Systems
03-04-2016

4/3/2016 – 4/5/2016, Alte Aula, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany

Grants & funding
Goldman Environmental Prize
01-04-2016

The Goldman Environmental Prize honours grassroots environmental heroes, recognizing individuals for sustained and[...]

Events & courses
Gordon Research Conference: New Antibacterial Discovery and Development
13-03-2016

3/13/2016 – 3/18/2016, Il Ciocco Tuscany Resort, Barga (Lucca), Italy

Events & courses
Ecology and Mycology: From the Environment to the Patient’s Bed
14-02-2016

2/14/2016 – 2/16/2016, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Jobs
Postdoctoral Position in HIV Research
15-01-2016

The Virology (chair: Prof. Dr. Oliver T. Keppler) of the Max von Pettenkofer-Institute at the LMU Munich, which also[...]

Awards
Nominate your star in microbiology
10-01-2016

Who do you call a star in microbiology? Who has provided outstanding service to microbiology in Europe? If you know[...]