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. We also recommend that you use Academic Jobs Online to find postdoctoral positions.

Duke faculty and administrative staff should also use Duke University's Academic Jobs Online account to advertise postdoctoral positions.

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Position Title Department Job Description Deadline
Postdoctoral Associate, Skeletal Muscle Aging and Regeneration Duke Molecular Physiology Institute (DMPI)

The Duke Molecular Physiology Institute, a part of Duke University Medical Center, occupies a place of national and international leadership in the fight against major diseases. Our mission is to produce integrated multi-omics and physiologic...

Postdoctoral Associates, Pathology Department of Pathology

Postdoctoral Associate positions are available in the Department of Pathology at Duke University School of Medicine. These positions are expected to start on January 2, 2018 under the direction of Dr. Qianben Wang. The laboratory currently...

Postdoctoral Associate, Neural Engineering/Neuroscience Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University

A postdoctoral position in neural engineering with an emphasis on experimental neuroscience is available in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Duke University. The research, supported by a new NIH Brain Initiative award, aims to...

Postdoctoral Associate, Duke University Marine Laboratory Duke University Marine Laboratory

Expanding Understanding of the Contributions of Small-Scale Fisheries

A Duke–FAO Partnership

Small-scale fisheries play an important role in food security, nutrition,...

Postdoctoral Associate, Cell Biology Department of Cell Biology

A postdoctoral associate position is open in the laboratory of Chris Nicchitta ( in the Department of Cell Biology at Duke...

Postdoctoral Associate, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center Neurosurgery

The laboratory of David Ashley, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, Director of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center (PRTBTC) at Duke University School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral candidate for conducting...

Postdoctoral Associate, Neuroinflammation and Cognitive Outcomes Department of Anesthesiology, Duke School of Medicine

The Terrando lab ( is interested in the mechanisms underlying postoperative neurocognitive disorders and novel strategies to modulate...

Postdoctoral Associate - Immunotherapy, Division of Hematologic Malignancies Medicine, Division of Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular

The Sarantopoulos laboratory seeks an independently motivated PhD or MD/PhD immunology trained postdoctoral associate. Research is aimed at dissecting the mechanisms underlying immune toxicity or graft versus host disease caused by allogeneic...

Postdoctoral Associate, Biodemography of Aging Research Unit Biodemography of Aging Research Unit, Duke SSRI

Biodemography of Aging Research Unit at Duke Social Science Research Institute (SSRI) is looking for a motivated Postdoctoral Associate with strong interests and (developing) abilities in advanced bioinformatics approaches, biostatistical...

Postdoctoral Associate, Neurology Neurology

The laboratory of Dr. Chiba-Falek in the Department of Neurology and the Center of Genomic and Computational Biology at Duke University Medical Center is seeking for a highly motivated postdoctoral associate who is interested to study the genetic...