Postdoctoral Associate in Biomedical Engineering

  • Virginia Tech, Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics Department
  • Blacksburg, VA, USA
  • Aug 12, 2019
Full time   Engineering & Applied Sciences Medicine & Dentistry Sciences and Technology: other Veterinary Medicine & Sciences

Job Description





Postdoctoral Associate in Biomedical Engineering
Virginia Tech

The VandeVord Laboratory of Traumatic Nerve Technologies (TNT) is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to work on a federally supported project related to in vivo modeling of blast brain injuries to aid in the development of new treatment paradigms. This specific project will study the possible association between repetitive exposures and the long-term pathological outcomes, such as risk of neurodegenerative diseases. The position will involve independent and team-based research projects, mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students in the VandeVord lab, assistance with proposal preparation, publication of research findings in peer-reviewed journals, and presentation of research findings at national and international conferences.

For further details, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu and refer to posting # SR0190122. The review of applications starts on July 19, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Anyone having questions concerning discrimination or accessibility should contact the Office for Equity and Accessibility.

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Preferred and Required Qualifications

The candidate should have a PhD in biomedical engineering or a related field, with experience in brain injury or disease animal models. The candidate must work well in a team setting and have experience with mentoring of junior researchers. The candidate should have a record of publication in peer-reviewed journals, as well as presenting at national scientific conferences. Strong writing, as well as oral presentation skill are a must.

Application Details

For further details, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu and refer to posting # SR0190122. The review of applications starts on July 19, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

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