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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

Program Director

Engineering Education SR0170273 06/05/2017
An interdisciplinary team of faculty led by the Department of Engineering Education is seeking a Program Director for a three-year NSF funded project entitled Community-Engaged Engineering Interventions with Appalachian Youth. The project focuses on the collaborative design, implementation, and study of recurrent engineering-focused interventions with middle school youth in three rural and App… 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-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0160267 05/22/2017
As a fully competent Postdoctoral Associate in all conventional aspects of the subject matter of the functional area of the assignments, plans and conducts work requiring judgment and selects, adapts and modifies standard techniques, procedures, and criteria. Duties and responsibilities: Plans, schedules, conducts, or coordinates detailed tasks of the identified phase as part of major projects… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Chemistry SR0160262 05/29/2017
- Synthesize small molecules, polymers, and materials that are designed to decompose to release hydrogen sulfide and related gases. - Characterize compounds using various analytical techniques for small molecules and materials, and measure the rates of decomposition and gas release from these compounds. - Test the effects of materials in mammalian cells using routine assays. – Prepare regul… 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

Postdoctoral Associate: Science and Technology Studies

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

Postdoctoral Associate, Hampton Roads AREC

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

Research Associate

Hume Center SR0160239 03/27/2017
The Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and Technology at Virginia Tech is seeking applicants for engineering staff members to support a growing body of research programs in Aerospace Systems, focusing on artificial intelligence, machine learning, autonomous systems, mission orchestration, coordination at scale, and cyber physical systems. The candidate will support research that pr… View Details Bookmark

Research Associate-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0160206 02/02/2017
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

Postdoctoral Associate

Center for Inst Dev and Ed Research SR0160223 02/28/2017
Virginia Tech’s Center for Instructional Development and Educational Research (CIDER) has an immediate opening for a postdoctoral faculty position. Reporting to the Assistant Provost and CIDER Director, this position is responsible for developing signature programs in support of the university’s emerging profile in terms of Destination Areas (DAs) and Strategic Growth Areas (SGAs; http://provos… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Biomedical Science SR0160219 02/23/2017
The Center for Regenerative Medicine, Virginia Tech, Department of Biomedical Sciences, invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology. The laboratory studies the mechanism regulating vascular remodeling and neural tissue damage following traumatic brain injury and stroke. We employ a variety of novel tools including but not limited to … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Biochemistry SR0160220 02/22/2017
An NIH funded postdoctoral position is available in the Slade Laboratory for highly motivated individuals to obtain X-ray crystal structures and co-crystal structures with inhibitors of the essential isoprenoid precursor biosynthesis protein IspD from the malarial parasite Plasmodium falciparum. This position is a collaborative effort between the Slade Lab and the laboratories of Paul Carlier, … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Physics SR0160208 02/06/2017
We invite applications for a postdoctoral associate position in Condensed Matter Theory in the Physics Department of Virginia Tech. The focus of the position is on Quantum Control and Quantum Computing and related technologies, particularly spin-based implementations. The successful candidate will work on analytical and numerical models and on designs of quantum protocols and quantum gates for… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Dept of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics SR0160207 02/10/2017
The Verbridge Laboratory for Integrative Tumor Ecology (LITE) in the Virginia Tech – Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences is seeking a postdoctoral researcher for a funded project to develop advanced 3D engineered models of the dynamic tumor vascular niche. This will be a highly dynamic and interactive research opportunity, with the potential to collaborate on on… View Details Bookmark

Mechanical Engineer, Research Associate-VTTI

Virginia Tech Transportation Instit SR0160165 11/11/2016
The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) seeks talented mechanical engineers, who enjoy solving complex problems. Ideal candidate is a highly motivated engineer, capable of working in a group and 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 environment. Employee wi… View Details Bookmark

Applied Computer Scientist, Postdoctoral Associate

Biocomplexity Institute SR0160185 01/03/2017
The Applied Computer Scientist will reside in the Network Dynamics and Simulation Sciences Laboratory (NDSSL) Division within Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, and work with an interdisciplinary team of researchers and scientists in the areas of data and network analytics, statistics and high performance computing systems. In addition and on behalf of the NDSSL division, the Applied Computer … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Physics SR0160173 01/10/2017
The Center for Neutrino Physics at Virginia Tech (http://cnp.phys.vt.edu) invites applications for a Postdoctoral Associate focussing on the CUORE neutrinoless double-beta decay experiment and R&D for next generation bolometric detectors. The Postdoctoral Associate will have the opportunity to participate in commissioning and operation of CUORE at La-boratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso (LNGS)… View Details Bookmark

Health Data Scientist

Biocomplexity Institute SR0160179 12/06/2016
The Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech (BI) broadly integrates disciplines – from molecular science to policy analysis – to address pressing challenges to human health, habitat, and well-being. We use an information biology approach to predict, explain, and visualize the behavior of massively interacting systems. The institute guides emergency response to epidemics, makes urban infrastru… View Details Bookmark

Open Rank Research Faculty Positions

Biocomplexity Institute SR0160178 12/05/2016
The Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech is dedicated to world-class research in extreme scale agent-based computational modeling of socio-economic and biological data using network dynamics and sciences. BI integrates transdisciplinary computational and experiential science in a modern team science environment where progress means embracing complexity, finding solutions that can scale fro… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Physics SR0160171 01/15/2017
Postdoctoral Associate in Quasars/AGN research. The Department of Physics at Virginia Tech seeks a Postdoctoral Associate to work with professor Arav in the general area of quasar outflows, warm absorbers and their influence on cosmological structure formation. Professor Arav was recently awarded 3 projects on the Hubble Space Telescope which will be a major part of this p-doc position Th… View Details Bookmark