ALSO IN THIS ISSUE : PUBLICATIONS / GRANTS CORNER / OPPORTUNITIES / EVENTS / EXTRAS / DEADLINES
The official newsletter for FEMS Affiliates
Welcome To Our Two New FEMS Ambassadors !
We are happy to announce two new FEMS Ambassadors for Canada and Australia , who with their expertise , enthusiasm and network will help us to achieve our mission and goals .
Prof Vivien Measday – FEMS Ambassador for Canada Wine Research Centre , Faculty of Land and Food Systems University of British Columbia , Vancouver , B . C . ( Canada )
Prof Nicole Webster – FEMS Ambassador for Australia & Oceania
University of Queensland and the Australian Institute of Marine Science , Townsville ( Australia )
Current FEMS Ambassadors are ( since 2019 ):
• Prof Lixin Zhang , FEMS Ambassador for China
• Prof Ken-ichi Yoshida , FEMS Ambassador for Japan
• Prof Sang-Ki Rhee , FEMS Ambassador for South Korea
• Prof Linda J Kenney , FEMS Ambassador for USA / Singapore Welcome Nicole and Vivien !
Find out more about our two new Ambassdors >
The FEMS Online Conference on Microbiology Starts Today ! 28-31 October 2020 , Over 800 Participants , 60 + Lecturers
Table of contents
Pages 2-3 : Microbiology News
• Upcoming : FEMS Podcast with Hilary Lappin-Scott
• 2020 Nobel Prize Awarded to member of the EAM , Emmanuelle Charpentier
Pages 4-7 : New research in the FEMS journals , incl .
• First Reseach Article in FEMS Microbes
• Six Key Topics in Microbiology
Pages 8-9 : Grants Corner , Events , and Opportunities
Page 10 : Deadlines , Videos , and Extras ...
Call for Early Career Scientists as Reviewers for FEMS Microbes
FEMS Microbes is a new Open Access journal that is particularly interested in supporting Early Career Scientists ( ECS ). It is a venue for ECS to read , publish , and contribute , and we intend to recognize the crucial , and often unnoticed , contribution to peer review by ECS . If you are an ECS and wish to act as reviewer for the journal , we would like to hear from you !
If so , please use the link below to send a brief email with the subject ‘ Interest to be ECS reviewer for FEMS Microbes ’ including your CV , list of publications , subject area / keywords and previous experience being a reviewer if available . We will be in touch !
Apply here to be added in the reviewer pool of FEMS Microbes >
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