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Biological Sciences
SR0180001
01/24/2018
POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE POSITION IN STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY: The Capelluto laboratory is looking for a Postdoctoral Associate candidate for structural biology, specifically in the design of a peptide to be employed to block platelet-cancer cell interactions. The Capelluto lab uses a combination of structural, biophysical, cell-based, and computational tools to establish how protein domains signal… View Details Bookmark
Ctr for Advanced Separation Technology
SR0170374
11/27/2017
The Department of Mining & Minerals Engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) invites applications for a postdoctoral associate position. The successful applicant is expected to play an active role in the research conducted by the Center for Advanced Separation Technologies (CAST), which focuses on mineral processing, physical and chemical separations, … View Details Bookmark
Materials Sciences & Engineering
SR0150123
09/15/2015
The Project Associate will carry out research related to federally sponsored projects and other related activities. Duties and Responsibilities: The Project Associate will -Assist in preparing reports, documents, or manuals for review by PIs and other senior project personnel. -Carry out the processing and characterization of the SiC and ODS gradient composites, study the interaction… 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
Virginia Tech Transportation Instit
SR0170286
10/01/2017
Perform work developing software, firmware, and electronic circuits for a variety of automated vehicle and data acquisition projects. Independently evaluates, selects and applies engineering principles, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications. Assignments have project objectives and require the investigation of a variety of variables. Performance at th… View Details Bookmark
Biological Sciences
SR0180003
02/01/2018
A postdoctoral position is available in the Uyeda lab at Virginia Tech to work on novel phylogenetic comparative methods that integrate phenotypic ontologies with models of trait evolution. The Uyeda 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 … View Details Bookmark
Physics
SR0170371
11/09/2017
The Physics Department at Virginia Tech invites applications for a postdoctoral or research associate position (depending on experience) in experimental spintronics, focusing on the synthesis and characterization of magnetic thin films and heterostructures for investigations of resonant magnetization dynamics and spin torque effects. Candidates must have extensive experience in thin film deposi… View Details Bookmark
Arlington Innovation Center
SR0150146
10/20/2015
Arlington Innovation Center: Health Research at Virginia Tech in the National Capital Region is conducting research in support of a U.S. Army project in combat casualty care and ongoing health informatics research programs.The successful candidate for this position will support an interdisciplinary team to extend and enhance existing apps (as well as create new apps) that allow for documentatio… 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
Virginia Tech Transportation Instit
SR0170339
09/25/2017
Perform work developing software for a variety of automated vehicle, data processing, and data acquisition projects. Independently evaluates, selects and applies software design principles, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications. Assignments have project objectives and require the investigation of a variety of variables. Performance at this level requi… View Details Bookmark
Electrical & Computer Engineering
SR0160021
03/01/2016
Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Associate Position in the Systems Software Research Group (http://www.ssrg.ece.vt.edu/) at Virginia Tech in the Popcorn Linux project (http://popcornlinux.org/) that involves developing compiler, run-time, and language support for emerging heterogeneous multicore architectures, in particular those with heterogeneous instruction sets (e.g., Xeon/Xeon-… View Details Bookmark
Virginia Tech Transportation Instit
SR0170367
11/07/2017
The Center of Public Policy, Partnerships, and Outreach (C3PO) at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) seeks qualified ambitious research engineers with aptitude for assisting customers in framing policy related research questions and developing data analysis tools and techniques to answer those questions. The candidate should be an experienced professional capable of working i… 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
Virginia Tech Transportation Instit
SR0170394
01/10/2018
The successful candidate will manage automotive and transportation research projects; working closely with several key domain experts in coordinating activities within the Center for Technology Development (CTD). Candidate will independently plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate detailed tasks as part of ground breaking transportation safety and human factors engineering projects as well as a… View Details Bookmark
History
SR0150167
02/28/2016
The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies and the History Department of Virginia Tech invite applications for a one-year postdoctoral associate position in the history of the American Civil War era that will begin in July 2016. The successful applicant will benefit from professional mentoring, the opportunity to gain experience planning and participating in academic and public outreach activiti… View Details Bookmark
School of Neuroscience
SR0170354
11/13/2017
The Neural Dynamics and Neural Engineering Lab at Virginia Tech has an opening for a post-doctoral position in computational neuroscience. This position is for three years and is being funded by the Army Research Office (ARO). The research project will involve employing biophysically based computational models to examine the role of rhythmic activity in the expression of emotional memories duri… View Details Bookmark
Mechanical Engineering
SR0170391
12/13/2017
We invite applications for a postdoctoral assoicate in the Department of Mechanical at Virginia Tech in the area of bioinspired sensing. The position is for three years and is being funded by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) as part of Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) project on bioinspired adaptive sonar for classification and guidance in complex environments. The succ… 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
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
Physics
SR0170350
10/20/2017
We invite applications for a postdoctoral scholar or research associate position (depending on experience) in High Energy Theoretical Physics and String Theory in the Department of Physics at Virginia Tech. The focus of the position is on string theory, including string compactifications, sigma models, F-theory, effective theories and string geometry and phenomenology. This position is avail… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170389
12/15/2017
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech seeks applicants for a Program Coordinator position supporting the Office of Education and Outreach. The Hume Center’s mission is to develop the next generation of leaders for the national security community through a mix of curricular offerings, scholarship programs, extracurricular programs, outreach, experien… 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
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
Physics
SR0170346
10/17/2017
We invite applications for a 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 in solid-state sy… View Details Bookmark
Diversity and Inclusion
SR0170385
12/15/2017
The Office for Inclusion and Diversity at Virginia Tech invites applications for one-year (potentially renewable up to one additional year) postdoctoral teaching fellow positions (up to 3). The positions begin August 2018. The successful candidate will teach two courses per semester addressing the Critical Analysis of Equity and Identity in the United States requirement of the Pathways Gene… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170402
01/03/2018
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is a University level research center that reports to the Vice President of Research and Innovation. Its mission is to cultivate the next generation of national security leaders by developing and executing curricular, extracurricular, and research opportunities to engage students. Renown academic and research fa… 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
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
Dept of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics
SR0170383
12/01/2017
The Computational Mechanics Laboratory in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics is seeking applications from outstanding candidates for a Postdoctoral Researcher position. The duties involve using commercial either finite element based or meshless methods based software to numerically study deformations, failure and penetration during impact events. The candidate will prepar… View Details Bookmark
Hume Center
SR0170404
01/03/2018
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is a University level research center that reports to the Vice President of Research and Innovation. Its mission is to cultivate the next generation of national security leaders by developing and executing curricular, extracurricular, and research opportunities to engage students. Renown academic and research fa… View Details Bookmark