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Job Posting: Lab Assistant

The Applied Soil Ecology Lab is based out of the Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba under the leadership of Dr. Mario Tenuta. We have highly productive and impactful research programs with several important foci: soil ecology, nematology, plant disease, and the relationship between nutrient management and greenhouse...


Introducing the winner of UM’s first Falling Walls Lab

Introducing the winner of UM’s first Falling Walls Lab SEPTEMBER 15, 2022 — On Sept. 13, 15 students and early career professionals pitched their grand idea with the potential to change the world at the University of Manitoba’s first Falling Walls Lab event. In three minutes, presenters explained their groundbreaking idea to the jury and to a...


The 2022 Undergraduate Science Student 3MT Award Winners

The 2022 Undergraduate Science Student 3MT Award Winners SEPTEMBER 12, 2022 — The Faculty of Science hosted its annual undergraduate Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, held virtually on August 16, 2022. Twenty-two students competed in the 3MT competition, part of the Faculty of Science Summer Undergraduate Research Experience Program (SURE). The 3MT competition challenges students to communicate...


Meet Aleeza Gerstein, 2021 Rh Award Winner in the Health Sciences category

Aleeza Gerstein is an assistant professor in the Faculty of Science, who specializes in the evolution of human fungal pathogens. Her interdisciplinary lab combines clinical sampling, microbial experiments, and computational statistical methods to understand conditions that promote disease. Gerstein is the 2021 recipient of the Terry G. Falconer Memorial Rh Institute Foundation Emerging Researcher Award...


Elite researchers recognized with Rh Awards

MAY 27, 2022 — As UM Today reports: Eight UM faculty members will receive Rh Awards, recognizing excellence in research, scholarly work and creative activities. For more than 50 years, the Rh Awards have been in place to support the advancement of knowledge across disciplines at UM. Funds for the Rh Awards come from the royalties of...


Joint Research Poster Symposium

This year, the Dept. of Microbiology and Dept. of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases is hosting a Joint Research Poster Symposium in virtual format on Monday April 11th 1-4 pm. MBIO 4530 project undergraduate students from the Dept. of Microbiology, and Graduate students from the Dept. of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, will be presenting...


Check out the MGPSF seminar this Wed!! @uofMmicroclub @ummicroGSA @umanitobasci

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Calling for nominations for the Faculty of Science Award for Excellence in Teaching Assistance Deadline for winter term nominations: April 12, 2023, 11:59 pm Deadline: April 12, 2023, 11:59 pm​ For award details please visit:​

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Do you want to learn more about Cryptococcus neoformans pathogens? Interested in basidiomycete plat and human pathogens? Come join us for #CanFunNet23 for a plenary talk by @james_kronstad to have all your molecular pathogenesis questions answered!

Étudiant(e) à la maîtrise ( - Programme des adjoints de recherche, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Science & Technology Branch, London Research & Development Center, London, Ontario - Date limite : 10 mars

CSM PD members check the lates job posting: Postdoctoral Researcher in Rhizobium-Legume Symbiosis, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota - Review of applications will start March 31 and continue until the position is filled.

The Statistics Help Centre is a resource available for statistics students to get help with general questions or concepts in statistics courses. More info: #umanitoba #umanitobasci #umstudent #statisticshelpcentre

Students, check CSM latest job posting: Master's (MSc) student - Research Affiliate Program, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Science & Technology Branch, London Research & Development Center, London, Ontario - Deadline to submit applications: March 10

PIs, check CSM latest Job Posting: Full-time Assistant Professor, University of Manitoba, Max Rady College of Medicine, Dep. of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Winnipeg, Manitoba - Deadline for applications: March 10

The application form for joining the MiSC 2023-2024 Executive Council is now live and can be found in the linktree in our bio!

@MBProteomics @UM_RadyFHS @CancerCareMBFdn @SharedHealthMB @GenomePrairie @CHRIManitoba @UM_RadyFHS @umanitoba Thank you for supporting our symposium! And many thanks to Peter Nickerson, Eberhard Renner, Paul Beaudin, and John Wilkins, who will be giving welcoming speeches.

Check latest CSM job posting: MSc and PhD positions available at the Université de Sherbrooke | Projets de maitrise et de doctorat à l’Université de Sherbrooke, Université de Sherbrooke, Faculté des sciences, Département de biologie, Sherbrooke, Québec

Students check latest CSM job postings: Graduate student positions in Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Department of Microbiology, Winnipeg, Manitoba

In case you missed it - 1 month until abstract submissions are due. Do you know what you are presenting at #CanFunNet23? Submit now on

Mobilizing Manitobas research, innovation and training excellence across disciplines👉U of M researchers join group to better prepare Canada for another pandemic @BioscienceMB @um_research @umanitobasci

Please join the Manitoba Group in Protein Structure and Function for a seminar from Dr. David Langelaan! Mar 8 at 3:30! @misc @microgsa @mbmicrobiology @prehnalab

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Check CSM latest job posting: Full-time tenure-track or tenured Assistant or Associate Professor in Oral Biology - University of Manitoba, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, College of Dentistry, Dept. of Oral Biology, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Students check CSM latest job posting: MSc position available: A systemic assessment of effects of vaping on the respiratory microbiota, Université Laval, Département de biochimie, de microbiologie et de bio-informatique, Laval, Québec

Up next: Matthew Bakker (@Bakker_Lab) and Mehrdad Mohammadiani presenting on soil health and the impacts of agricultural management on soil microbiomes in Manitoba, valuable research from @umanitoba co-funded by MCA #westcdnag #cdnag #agresearch