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MSA Jobs
By SuperUser Account on 9/15/2017 8:05 AM
The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI; www.stri.si.edu) announces openings for five permanent staff scientists to pursue independent, internationally recognized research programs in the tropics. Previous tropical experience is not required. We seek outstanding colleagues who will complement and enhance our existing strengths, and further develop our intellectual community.
By SuperUser Account on 9/15/2017 8:02 AM
The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI; www.stri.si.edu) seeks to hire a staff scientist to pursue an independent, internationally recognized research program in terrestrial microbial ecology. The position forms part of a new initiative funded by generous support from the Simons Foundation. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to world-class science that includes publication of findings in international peer-reviewed literature and will enhance and complement existing strengths in our research institute.
By SuperUser Account on 9/13/2017 1:02 PM
Washington State University (WSU) is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral associate to work on the epidemiology, fungicide resistance and population genetics of Botrytis spp. the causal agent of gray mold, a major threat to apple and pear in Washington and the US. Pacific Northwest. The successful candidate will be working at WSU’s Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center (TFREC, http://www.tfrec.wsu.edu/) in Wenatchee, Washington located 2 hours east of Seattle.
By SuperUser Account on 9/10/2017 8:11 PM

The Department of Biological Sciences is searching for a tenure track assistant or associate professor to start August 2018. California State University, Chico is seeking faculty who are competent in their Field, collaborative with colleagues and staff, and committed to student success. Position is contingent on funding.

By SuperUser Account on 8/11/2017 1:16 PM
Vice President, Microbiology

We are seeking a Vice President of Microbiology for our Cambridge site with deep expertise in fungal microbiology to establish the core of LifeMine’s fungal genomically enabled drug discovery platform.

By SuperUser Account on 8/11/2017 1:12 PM

Scientist, Microbiology  

We are seeking a PhD scientist for our Cambridge site with deep expertise in the handling and fermentation of fungi to induce the production of secondary metabolites from diverse fungal species to establish the core of LifeMine’s fungal genomically enabled drug discovery platform. 

By SuperUser Account on 8/11/2017 1:08 PM

Department of Biology

Assistant Professor – Integrative Plant Biologist

Recruitment begins:  Fall 2017



Tenure track assistant professor in Biology: Eastern Washington University Department of Biology invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Integrative Plant Biology, with an emphasis on plant-fungal or plant-microbial interactions. The position will begin September 2018 (or as negotiated). 

By SuperUser Account on 8/11/2017 12:52 PM
POSITION: Environmental Microbiologist/Mycologist  
Location: Pennsauken, New Jersey
Status:  Full-time  

This position is from Monday thru Friday during your training.  Once you are signed off, the work schedule will change to Tuesday thru Saturday.
By SuperUser Account on 8/11/2017 12:42 PM

Title:     QA/TM Lab Manager

Location: Chicagoland area, Illinois  

We believe everyone wants to be part of a company that is growing.  Having the opportunity to help start something from its inception, with the support of a 19-year-old company, could be a once-in-a-lifetime chance.   If this opportunity peaks your interest, Aerobiology is searching for an experienced QA/TM/Lab Manager for this soon-to-beopened Chicago-area laboratory.  If you want to be part of the inception creation of this laboratory; be involved in its continued growth; and work for a well-known and respected environmental company – then this is the job for you!
By SuperUser Account on 8/11/2017 12:37 PM
Plant Pathology & Environmental Microbiology has an opening for an Instructor who will work collaboratively with faculty, Cooperative Extension, and a curriculum committee to optimize, envision, create and teach cutting-edge on-line courses.