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Biochemistry
SR0170341
10/02/2017
A position for one (1) postdoctoral associate is available in the newly formed laboratory of Prof. Justin Lemkul in the Virginia Tech Department of Biochemistry. The lab uses molecular simulations to study the details of biomolecular conformational ensembles and the atomistic details of disease mechanisms, ultimately utilizing this information for computer-aided drug design. The successful cand… View Details Bookmark
Geosciences
SR0170340
12/04/2017
The Department of Geosciences at Virginia Tech invites applicants for a postdoctoral position in near-surface geophysics. The successful candidate will conduct research on the “critical zone,” the upper ~100 m beneath Earth’s surface, using a combination of near-surface geophysical methods (seismic refraction, electromagnetic, and DC resistivity, among others). The successful candidate will be … View Details Bookmark
TRiO
SR0170338
09/25/2017
TRiO Programs at Virginia Tech need to hire 2 Upward Bound Project Advisors. These positions report to the Assistant Director of Upward Bound. These persons are responsible for assisting in program implementation and for providing direct services to the students in his/her assigned caseload based in Roanoke City/Salem City schools. Periodic performance will be evaluated by the assistant direc… View Details Bookmark
Virginia Tech Transportation Instit
SR0160206
09/04/2017
The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) seeks qualified ambitious research engineers with aptitude for assisting customers in framing human factors research questions and developing data analysis tools and techniques to answer those questions. The candidate should be an experienced engineer capable of working independently and with multidisciplinary teams to improve transportation s… View Details Bookmark
Electrical & Computer Engineering
SR0170304
11/01/2017
The Virginia Tech Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) is searching for a postdoctoral associate in the area of engineering education who has a background in electrical or computer engineering. The postdoc will be supported by the Bradley endowment, which requires US citizenship. The postdoc will be partnered with a faculty mentor who is affiliated with the ECE depar… View Details Bookmark
Biological Sciences
SR0170330
09/15/2017
A postdoctoral position is available in the newly instituted Uyeda lab at Virginia Tech. This lab develops and applies phylogenetic comparative methods in a variety of empirical systems with the goal of connecting analysis of macroevolutionary patterns with a process-based understanding of evolution. Candidates will have substantial opportunity to develop their own research projects and interes… View Details Bookmark
Chemistry
SR0170332
09/11/2017
We invite applications for a postdoctoral position in theoretical chemistry in the Chemistry Department at Virginia Tech. The focus of the position is on developing new correlated wavefunction methods for modeling transition metal and lanthanide complexes, with applications in quantum information systems. Duties will include: - Prepare regular written progress reports. - Submit manuscripts b… View Details Bookmark
Institute for Creativity, Arts and Technology
SR0170329
09/11/2017
The Research Assistant Professor for Immersive Environments provides dynamic leadership for a growing body of programs in creative technologies and immersive environments within the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT). This position leads and participates in immersive and augmented reality environment research teams as full-scale project manager, collaborative contributor, and… View Details Bookmark
Physics
SR0170322
08/28/2017
We invite applications for a postdoctoral or research associate position in theoretical Quantum Information Processing in the Physics Department of Virginia Tech. The focus of the position is on Quantum Computing, Quantum Control, and related topics, including nuclear spin physics, cavity-mediated spin-spin interactions, quantum gate design and dynamical decoupling. The position includes opport… View Details Bookmark
Physics
SR0170316
08/18/2017
We invite applications for a postdoctoral or research associate position in theoretical Quantum Communications and Quantum Information Processing in the Physics Department of Virginia Tech. The focus of the position is on Quantum Communications, Quantum Control, and related topics, including spin-photon interfaces, multi-photon entanglement and graph states and the physics of quantum emitters i… View Details Bookmark
VT Carilion Research Institute
SR0170313
08/14/2017
The Montague laboratory at Virginia Tech is seeking a postdoctoral associate who is a physiologist with excellent quantitative skills. The Montague lab is currently employing advanced quantitative methods to conduct leading-edge research on the role of neurotransmitters in the human brain. This position is an excellent opportunity for a biologically trained investigator to expand their analytic… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170291
07/18/2017
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is seeking applicants for research staff members to support a growing body of programs in data analytics, wireless and digital communications, and space systems. The candidates will conduct research that primarily focuses on supporting the national security community. Consequently, US citizenship and the abilit… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170301
07/24/2017
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is seeking applicants for research faculty members to support a growing body of programs in data analytics, wireless and digital communications, and space systems. The candidate will conduct research that primarily focuses on supporting the national security community. Consequently, US citizenship and the abili… View Details Bookmark
Chemistry
SR0170302
07/25/2017
-Synthesize small molecules to build appropriate compound libraries. - Purify, characterize, and test for desired biological activity selected compounds. -Prepare regular written progress reports. -Submit manuscripts based on work to peer reviewed journals and present results at national conferences. -Work with faculty supervisor and graduate students. -Take the initiative in finding solut… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170300
07/24/2017
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is seeking applicants for research faculty members to support a growing body of programs in data analytics, wireless and digital communications, and space systems. The candidate will conduct research that primarily focuses on supporting the national security community. Consequently, US citizenship and the abili… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170293
07/18/2017
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is seeking applicants for research staff members to support a growing body of programs in data analytics, wireless and digital communications, and space systems. The candidates will conduct research that primarily focuses on supporting the national security community. Consequently, US citizenship and the abilit… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170289
07/07/2017
The Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech seeks project managers for its research laboratories. Multiple Project Management positions are available at the rank of Project Associate. The Project Manager Positions may be located at the Information Systems Laboratory (ISL) based in Arlington, Virginia, or the Aerospace Systems Laboratory (ASL) based in Blacksburg, Virg… View Details Bookmark
Geosciences
SR0170282
06/23/2017
This appointment is a full-time research position for a postdoctoral associate to research the physical basis of biological mineralization. The Department of Energy-funded project is focused using model chemical systems to determine the kinetics and thermodynamics of mineral nucleation onto functionalized macromolecular substrates. Using quantitative structural and wet chemistry techniques, th… View Details Bookmark
Chemistry
SR0170275
06/19/2017
A postdoctoral associate position is available in the research group of Dr. Amanda Morris in the Chemistry Department at Virginia Tech. The position is available beginning July 1, 2017. Candidates will be required to hold a Ph.D. in chemistry or adequately related field. Work will be on photoelectrochemical assemblies for the oxidation of water and reduction of carbon dioxide. It will especiall… View Details Bookmark
Chemistry
SR0160163
11/21/2016
The Molecular Sciences Software Institute (MolSSI) located at Virginia Tech seeks candidates for multiple software scientist positions in the areas of molecular science, applied mathematics and computer science. The successful candidates will be actively involved in an interdisciplinary team who will help develop software frameworks, interact with community code developers including Software F… View Details Bookmark
Chemistry
SR0160264
05/22/2017
- Synthesis and thermal processing of polymers and block copolymers. - Synthesis and self-assembly of plasmonic nanoparticles. - Processing and characterization of carbon fibers. - Property measurements with mechanical, thermal, and morphological tools. - Nanoporous structure characterization; Mechanical properties of high performance composites; and/or electrochemistry analysis for batter… View Details Bookmark
Physics
SR0160250
09/01/2017
The Physics Department at Virginia Tech invites applications for a postdoctoral associate position in statistical physics focusing on theoretical and computational investigations of the control of critical dynamics in complex systems. This position is funded through a US Army Research Office award. The objective is to build on a powerful and highly successful theory for non-linear stochastic dy… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0160168
06/01/2017
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is seeking applicants for research staff members to support a growing body of research programs in Electronic Systems, focusing on signals intelligence, electronic warfare, and special communications. The candidate will conduct research that primarily focuses on supporting the national security community. Cons… View Details Bookmark
Provost - Administration
SR0160252
05/04/2017
Virginia Tech is looking for a Data Science Post Doctoral scholar in the Office of Academic Decision Support. The mission of the office is to promote and facilitate a culture of continuous improvement in the university by developing systems and providing solutions and analyses to support strategic and tactical decisions. The office promotes systematic reflection and effective policy, program,… View Details Bookmark
A 1-year postdoc position (with the possibility of renewal for an additional year) is available in the area of causal learning and automated scientific discovery. The successful applicant will explore the formal connections between causal learning in the graphical causal modeling tradition and the algorithmic determination of natural kinds (classes of causal structures that support law-like gen… View Details Bookmark
Science and Technology in Society
SR0160233
04/21/2017
This one-year postdoctoral position is funded as part of an NSF CAREER award on “Globalizing Nuclear Emergency Response: Challenges for Interdisciplinary Engagement and International Expertise.” The project utilizes the interdisciplinary tool-kit of Science and Technology Studies (STS) to explore questions relating to the unique quality of disaster response expertise, and addresses the prospect… View Details Bookmark
Hampton Roads AREC
SR0160244
03/29/2017
Virginia Tech is inviting applications for two Postdoctoral Associate positions in the Integrative Plant Pathology Lab at the Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Virginia Beach, VA. The selectees will be part of a research team that strives to understand the biology and epidemiology of boxwood blight caused by Calonectria pseudonaviculata (Cps) and produce science-based… View Details Bookmark
Animal & Poultry Sciences
SR0160148
10/24/2016
This position carries out project responsibilities for the Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) and Initiative to Maximize Student Diversity (IMSD) programs. Interprets regulations and guidelines of program funding, prepares renewals and periodic reports for grant agencies. Assists with pre-award applications and may assist with locating sources of outside funding. Provides unit… View Details Bookmark
Chemistry
SR0160144
10/07/2016
This position is in the research group of Assistant Professor Jatinder Josan. The researcher in this position will have discretion and freedom to pursue research goals with limited supervision. This appointee will perform all aspects of research and development in the area of assignment; will plan and conduct research projects requiring independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptat… View Details Bookmark
Geosciences
SR0160046
11/28/2016
The secondary ion probe (SIMS) is used for chemical analyses of natural and synthetic materials (minerals, glasses, alloys, superconductors, etc.). Virginia Tech facilities include a Cameca IMS 7f GEO SIMS. The responsibilities of the manager include: a) instrument maintenance; b) analytical protocol development and software update; c) data collection, d) training and support of ion-probe users… View Details Bookmark