New Zealand Microbiological Society

The aim of the society is to 'foster the generation and dissemination of knowledge of microbiology in New Zealand'.


We achieve this through an annual conference, networking, student support, special interest groups, a newsletter and awards.

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Monday, 12 September, 2016

A postdoctoral position is available in microbial natural products discovery, working jointly with Associate Professor David Ackerley and Dr Jeremy Owen in the School of Biological Science at...

NZMS Conference

NZMS conference 2016 early bird registration

Early bird registration for the joint NZMS/NZSBMB conference in Christchurch 14-17 November 2016 closes on Friday 14 October

Further information about the conference can be found here.


NZ Microbiological Society Conference 2016


The annual conference for the NZMS will be held in Christchurch 14-17 November 2016, in conjunction with the NZ Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

For more information visit the website here.

Conference convenor is Craig Billington