Open positions

June 2022

Open postdoc position: Environmental microbiologist

We are looking for a highly motivated microbiologist to lead exciting projects in the field of atmospheric microbiology.

The Lang-Yona research group at the Technion is focused on health effects evaluations of airborne microbes, as well as meta-omics analysis of environmental samples. We combine field and lab work with data analysis. The role includes developing and incorporating new approaches.


  • Planning and designing of experiments
  • Lead field and lab work
  • Analyze metagenomic as well as amplicon seq., and incorporate with environmental data, summarize results into papers.
  • Manage lab work of students

Experience and qualifications

  • A PhD in environmental microbiology, microbial ecology, or related field
  • Experience in molecular biology tools
  • To apply, please submit a full CV to Dr. Naama Lang-Yona,

Deadline for submission: August 15th, 2022

Open PhD, M.Sc positions

Key topics for graduate research can include (1) Survival and health effects of dust-borne microbes, (2) Exploring the emission mechanism of Marine bioaerosols, (3) Freshwater allergens. The research project can be defined depending on the interests and strengths of the selected candidate.

For more information and CV submission, please contact Dr. Naama Lang-Yona,