Building communities is at the heart of SfAM's activities.

At the heart of SfAM's values and strategy is the Society's vision for building strong integrated microbiology communities where people – whatever their background – can study, work, teach, learn, and socialise together, based on a shared interest and passion for applied microbiology.

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SfAM is building a library of mentors and individuals who wish to be mentored.


Voice of Young Science

VoYS is a unique and dynamic network of early career researchers across Europe committed to playing an active role in public discussions about science.

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ECS committee vacancies

The ECS committee is made up of early career scientists who help organise the ECS symposium and other events throughout the year.

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SfAM international

SfAM has members in over 70 countries around the world.

SfAM Social

SfAM social

We're known as 'the friendly Society' - and with our opportunities to build friendships as well as professional contacts, its not hard to see why!

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SfAM and the media

SfAM works closely with the news and media, and empower our members to do the same.