Postdoc Positions at Duke

Postdoc Positions at Duke

Below are some of the postdoctoral positions available at Duke University. Please note that this list is NOT comprehensive. If you do not see a position in your area of interest, you should directly contact Duke faculty who are working in your research area(s) to inquire about possible positions.

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Position Title Department Job Description Deadline
Postdoctoral Associate, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology Dept of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke Medicine

A postdoctoral position is available to investigate the role of somatic mutation in vascular malformation syndromes. This newly funded study will investigate vascular malformations that have been proposed to follow a two-hit mutation mechanism,...

Postdoctoral Associates, Duke Human Vaccine Institute Duke Human Vaccine Institute

The Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI), an international leader in the fight against major infectious diseases, is currently recruiting for Postdoctoral Associates to join our research team.  The Duke Human Vaccine Institute is...

Postdoctoral Associate/Research Technician, Transplant Immunology Lab Department of Surgery, Duke School of Medicine

A Postdoctoral Associate or research technician position is available immediately to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms governing the role of tissue injury in the immune response that leads to transplant rejection.


Postdoctoral Associate, HIV Viral Latency Department of Medicine

We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow to join our laboratory team on a newly funded project investigating the mechanisms of HIV viral latency. In brief, the goal of the project is to interrogate the mechanisms of HIV latency at the single cell...

Postdoctoral Associate, Dermatology Department of Dermatology, Duke University Medical Center

The laboratory of Dr. Chuan-Yuan Li in the Department of Dermatology at Duke University Medical Center is recruiting a Postdoctoral Associate.  We are seeking outstanding PhD (or equivalent) applicants with strong background in molecular and...

Postdoctoral Associate, Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine Duke Department of Medicine

The McMahon Lab seeks an enthusiastic and qualified postdoc to join and lead our multidisciplinary team in a new, VA-funded project investigating the molecular basis for signaling between endothelial cells and red blood cells (RBCs). The project...

Postdoctoral Associate – Addiction, Mental Health, Epidemiology, Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Professor Li-Tzy Wu in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University School of Medicine.  

Research projects include (1) Epidemiology of substance use...

Postdoctoral Associate - Vascular Biology, Internal Medicine Department of Internal Medicine

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Francis Miller in the Department of Internal Medicine at Duke University and the VA Medical Center, Durham, NC.  The primary goal of Dr. Miller’s research program is to understand the role...

Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Anesthesiology Department of Anesthesiology, Duke School of Medicine

An opportunity exists to join our research group in neuroinflammation and cognitive outcomes ( We are interested in the mechanisms...

Postdoctoral Associate, Duke Data Science Social Science Research Institute

Duke University seeks exceptional candidates for the upcoming Duke Data Science Postdoctoral Fellowship.  This competitive fellowship will provide 3 years of support for an outstanding scholar with established academic excellence in a...