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, Radiation Oncology Department of Radiation Oncology, Radio Bio Cancer Division

Postdoctoral Associate needed in the laboratory of Scott Floyd in the Departments of Radiation Oncology/Pharmacology and Cancer Biology...

Postdoctoral Associates, Pediatric Endocrinology Department of Pediatrics, Duke School of Medicine

The MacIver Laboratory is seeking motivated and enthusiastic postdoctoral associates to perform studies in the fields of Nutritional Immunology and Immunometabolism.  Our laboratory studies both malnutrition-associated immunodeficiency and...

Postdoctoral Associate - GI / Liver, Division of Gastroenterology Duke Medicine - Gastroenterology

The Wei Chen lab seeks a motivated postdoctoral associate who is interested in developing novel therapies for metabolic diseases, including diabetes and fatty liver diseases.  S/he will design and conduct experiments using established protocols...

Postdoctoral Associates, Biology Department Duke Department of Biology

The Schmid lab at Duke University Biology Department is recruiting postdoctoral researchers for two NSF-funded positions to investigate the co-evolution of transcription and metabolic networks in Archaea. Our research strives to understand...

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, Center for Human Disease Modeling School of Medicine - Center for Human Disease Modeling

Drs. Allison Ashley-Koch and Erica Davis are inviting applications from postdoctoral candidates who will be considered for an exciting new project just funded by NIH.

The project will focus on dissecting the molecular basis of sickle cell...

Postdoctoral Associate, Modeling and Treatment of Human Muscle Disease Department of Biomedical Engineering

A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the area of human skeletal muscle disease modeling and treatment using 3-dimensional (3D) cell culture. Functional miniature human skeletal muscle tissues (“microtissues”, “organoids”) will be...

Postdoctoral Associate, Genome Editing for Cardiac Muscle Regeneration Department of Biomedical Engineering

We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral associate with experience in genome engineering technologies, including CRISPR/Cas9 editing and next generation sequencing. The project involves therapeutic applications of genome editing in...

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

The Shinohara lab ( is hiring Postdoctoral Associates for several projects studying inflammation and innate immunity.  The lab's  ...

Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Radiology Department of Radiology, Duke University School of Medicine


Duke University School of Medicine is a world renowned institution for biomedical research (2 Nobel laureates in the last 4 years) and patient care. Its Radiology Department is consistently ranked among the best in the country....