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Open position - Post Doc or Research Scientist

Fish and Wildlife Conservation SR0170306 08/09/2017
Postdoctoral or Research Scientist Position- Rank will be dependent on level of experience. Applicants are invited for a research faculty position to work on imperiled amphibians and reptiles in the Florida panhandle with Professor Carola Haas in Fish & Wildlife Conservation at Virginia Tech. Part of the work will involve collaborating with partners at USGS, USFWS, and other universities on… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

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

Postdoctoral Associate

Engineering Education SR0170296 07/14/2017
Researchers in the Department of Engineering Education at Virginia Tech seek to hire postdoctoral research associates to work on projects funded by the National Science Foundation. Projects focus on a range of STEM contexts across a broad continuum of STEM learners—from elementary school to undergraduate to graduate school. The postdoctoral associates will assist with data collection and anal… View Details Bookmark

Research Faculty-Electronic Systems Lab

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

Research Assistant Professor

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

Senior Research Associate

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

Research Faculty-Aerospace Systems Lab

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

Project Manager-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0170299 07/19/2017
Responsible for the direction and success of projects, research development efforts, and initiatives in support of the C3PO director. The Project Manager supports the Program Managers and Director who provide program level direction to the Project Manager in accordance with the negotiated tasks. Projects are typically extensive in scope, providing new and novel products based on unproven concep… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Biochemistry SR0170298 07/21/2017
A Postdoctoral Associate position is immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. Zhijian (Jake) Tu in the Department of Biochemistry at Virginia Tech in the broad area of mosquito molecular genetics and biochemistry. The successful candidate will work on projects related to the mechanism, evolution, and application of sex-determination in mosquitoes. The successful candidate will use gene … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

VT Carilion Research Institute SR0170297 07/21/2017
In recent years, zebrafish has emerged as one of the leading models for developmental and computational neuroscience. The advantages of zebrafish include powerful genetics, simple nervous system, and translucent brain, ideal for structural and functional studies of the brain. The Pan lab at the VTCRI uses zebrafish to understand the complex interactions between genes, neural circuits, and behav… View Details Bookmark

Research Faculty-Information Systems Lab (Cyber)

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

Research Faculty-Information Systems Lab (Data)

Hume Center SR0170292 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

Mechanical Engineering Supervisor, Research Associate-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0170288 07/15/2017
The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) seeks talented mechanical engineers, who enjoy solving complex problems. Ideal candidate is a highly motivated engineer, capable of coordinating group efforts and working independently. The applicant must be comfortable working with mechanical and electrical systems, and be willing to work on multiple projects in a fast paced research environme… View Details Bookmark

Electronic Hardware/Software Engineer-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0170286 07/06/2017
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

Mechanical Engineer, Research Associate-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0170287 07/06/2017
The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) seeks talented mechanical engineers, who enjoy solving complex problems. Ideal candidate is a highly motivated engineer, expected to work independently and in a group environment. The applicant will be expected to work with mechanical and electrical systems, and be expected to work on multiple projects in a fast paced research environment. Emp… View Details Bookmark

Project Associate, Data Analyst-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0170284 06/30/2017
The data analyst will assist in the creation of data extraction specifications, and then extract, process, and export driving datasets from much larger databases. The data analyst will also oversee the transfer of these datasets to sponsors and monitor and control the quality of the data extractions. The analyst will also oversee the execution of external algorithms on the internal datasets, e… View Details Bookmark

Project Manager

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

Postdocotral Associate in Biogeochemistry

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

Postdoctoral Associate

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

Software Scientist

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

Postdoctoral Associate

Biological Systems Engineering SR0160260 05/15/2017
The Water Systems Research Group within the department of Biological Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech is seeking a postdoctoral research associate in the area of water resource engineering beginning in either Summer or Fall of 2017. The postdoc will be advised by Dr. Julie Shortridge, an assistant professor and extension specialist, and have the opportunity to interact with other faculty in… View Details Bookmark

Postdoc Fellowships in Philosophy, Politics & Economics

Philosophy SR0160263 05/18/2017
Two postdoctoral positions (with the possibility for renewal for up to three years, depending on funding and satisfactory performance) are available in any area of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE), however with a strong preference for the philosophy of the social sciences (in particular the philosophy of economics) and/or the history of moral, political, and economic thought. The Fello… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

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

Postdoctoral Associate

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

Research Associate/Sr. Research Associate

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

Postdoctoral Associate

Tidewater AREC SR0160259 05/15/2017
This position provides an opportunity for applied plant pathology research and Extension education with the Virginia Tech Tidewater Agricultural Research and Experiment station. The primary responsibility of the position will include planning and leading field, greenhouse, and laboratory studies on pathogen biology, epidemiology, and management of diseases impacting sorghum grown for biofuel. A… View Details Bookmark

Sr. Project Associate, Database Administrator-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0160230 03/15/2017
The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) is seeking a database administrator to be responsible for the administration and operation of databases in a dynamic research environment. In addition to day to day database operations, the position also involves providing consultation to researchers regarding database design, performance, and usage, as well as providing vision and guidance rega… View Details Bookmark

Data Science Post doctoral Associate

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

Postdoctoral Associate

Biological Sciences SR0160249 04/28/2017
The Hauf Lab at Virginia Tech is looking for up to three highly motivated Postdoctoral Associates in the technical areas of molecular biology, biochemistry and quantitative cell biology. The laboratory works on exciting projects that address the molecular basis of reliable cell division using fission yeast as model organism. We are looking for ambitious, creative and smart colleagues, whose exp… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate in automated scientific discovery

Philosophy SR0160187 03/15/2017
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