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Science Co-op Information Session

Join us for an information session to learn about Science Co-op from Science Co-op team and students! Tuesday, January 31,...

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Winter term fee payment deadline

Winter term fee payment deadline

 
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Science Spark 3K Pitch competition info session 4

To recognize and inspire innovation and entrepreneurship in Science, the Science Innovation Hub is hosting The Science Spark 3K Pitch...

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Research Innovation and Commercialization Grant info session

The Faculty of Science has invested in a funding opportunity for faculty members in the Faculty of Science wishing to...

Location: Online

 
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Research Innovation and Commercialization Grant info session

The Faculty of Science has invested in a funding opportunity for faculty members in the Faculty of Science wishing to...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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

The EvoFunPath program is now inviting applications for the next round of fellows for the year 2023-2024. The deadline is March 15th, 2023. Visit our website (https://t.co/sRUPvW9PCv) for more details!

2 studentships are available, each awarding a minimum amount of $7000. More Info here: https://t.co/UYvAIaPLl6

Sign up for the open house on zoom (Jan 19, 12-1PM) for the ENRICH summer studentship here: https://t.co/ihmqduvnko

Check out iGEM Prairie and synbio research! @UofmMicroclub @MBMicrobiology @umscicoop @umanitobasci https://t.co/GugJcYOqob

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 2 weeks ago

We’re now recruiting for the 2023 cycle! Come to our info night this Friday in Buller 315 at 6:00pm to learn more about how you can get involved in synbio research! #iGEM2023

"Life after grad school: Looking to the future to motivate the present." Join the @um_pharmacology seminar series on FRIDAY January 13 at NOON A207 Chown Bldg @UM_RadyFHS for an interactive and engaging presentation about career development by @pauls_samantha #phdlife @UofM_GSA

Congratulations on your defense Katie Wiebe, MSc @MBMicrobiology @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa

Looking for a co-op term or summer job conducting greenhouse gas or soil health & plant disease research? Check out https://t.co/RjH5QHzekU @soilecologyUMan @umanitoba @UM_agfoodsci @RiddellFaculty @umanitobasci @MBMicrobiology @UM_FASO @BUGS_UofM @uwsciences @RRC @accmb

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 2 weeks ago

Please RT. We have a 2y post-doc position open in my group in Lyon (starting from march). If you are interested in studying the cell cycle of Streptococcus pneumoniae, please use this link to apply: https://t.co/YnBSfuOj7m Deadline Jan 25.

Great defense of your MSc today Katie Wiebe from @cytophagetech and @MBMicrobiology!!! @UofmMicroclub @UMmicrogsa

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 1 month ago

Congratulations to Janice Fajardo!!! And to her supervisor Dr. Matt Bakker - first graduate student defended from @Bakker_Lab @MBMicrobiology @UMmicrogsa @UofmMicroclub https://t.co/6IxVTg3bxq

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 1 month ago

Big congratulations @ANUushaniJ from the @Bakker_Lab @umanitobasci!!!! @microgsa @UofmMicroclub https://t.co/jB4kcOQMPv

ManitobaMicrobiology @MBMicrobiology 1 month ago

Want to present your ideas in science innovation and entrepreneurship and win the cash prize of $3,000? Then the Science Spark 3K Pitch Competition is the opportunity for you. Register for the info session happening tomorrow: https://t.co/gcaR5wrHnh #scienceinnovationhub

Learn what it takes to win a pitch competition with Natasha Theriault, PhD student, Faculty of Science, who won 1st place at Falling Walls Lab Manitoba. Join us on Dec 7, 11 am – 12 pm on Zoom. Register here: https://t.co/ZCK2yBopiV #scienceinnovationhub #umanitoba @TDSLaw

Visits suspended at N.B. hospital unit due to antibiotic-resistant infection - New Brunswick | https://t.co/QU9ihEpKzB https://t.co/y3skFZHaSH

December 7, 12:00-1:00pm – GradSteps Workshop Preparing for Your First Publication (Online) This informative session guides you through the complete process of preparing your first publication. https://t.co/yW8hLU5saG