Posted 11/19/21 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

Nominations for the following SIMB awards and honors will be presented at the 2022 SBFC in New Orleans and 2022 SIMB Annual Meeting in San Francisco.

Visit to access nomination forms and instructions or contact Raj Boopathy, SIMB Awards and Honors Chair.

Presented at SBFC

Charles D. Scott Award
Bioeconomy Leadership Award

Presented at SIMB Annual Meeting

Charles Thom Award
Charles Porter Award
SIMB Fellowship
SIMB Young Investigator Award
Waksman Outstanding Teaching Award

Posted 7/15/21 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

Editor-in-Chief: Ramon Gonzalez | Impact Factor: 3.346
Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology (JIMB) now publishes all research open access and as soon as it’s available, ensuring that both theoretical and applied microbiologists can easily keep up to date in this fast-moving field.

JIMB provides reviews and reports of original research in the field of applied microbiology and biotechnology. An international journal JIMB covers all aspects relating to the study of microorganisms and the industrial application of microbiology.

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Posted 4/29/21 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

Please welcome our new officers:

Nigel Mouncey,
DOE Joint Genome Institute

Elisabeth Elder,
Georgia Southwestern State University

Ben Shen,
The Scripps Research Institute

Posted 1/12/21 by . Filed under Featured News.

DATE: Thursday, January 14, 2021
TIME: 2:00-4:00 PM Eastern Time (includes a 15 minute break)
LOCATION: Online via Zoom

The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS), Natural Science Collections Alliance (NSCA), and Society for the
Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) are hosting a joint discussion with the Biodiversity Collections Network (BCoN) and the
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) on the future of biological collections.

For more information and to register please visit the AIBS event page.

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Posted 12/18/20 by . Filed under Featured News, News and Updates.

The SIMB Election for positions on the Board of Directors will commence March 1, 2021. The election will end at noon ET on March 31, 2021. Members must join/renew by March 30, 2021 by noon ET to be eligible to vote. Current members for 2021 will receive login instructions by email for accessing the voting module.

Results will be published on the SIMB website and in SIMB News.

**Student members are not eligible to vote.

Candidate Bios (PDF)