UVA School of Medicine is seeking a Postdoctoral Research
Associate for the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and
Cancer Biology in the lab of Dr. Andrew Dudley.
Our laboratory is focused on the tumor microenvironment. We use
cutting edge approaches including transcriptomics and genetically
engineered mouse models of cancer to study interactions between
cancer cells and the vasculature, tumor immune microenvironments,
and invasion/metastasis; especially as relates to brain metastases.
The ideal candidate would have a PhD with experience in relevant
areas of biology, first-author publication(s) in reputable
journals, and enjoy working in a highly interactive, creative, and
fun setting, centered on conducting exceptional cutting-edge
- Full-time research or scholarship at the University.
- Preparatory for a full-time academic or research career
- Supervised by a senior scholar, and allows the appointee to
publish the results of his/her research or scholarship
- In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may
Review of applications will begin May 24, and will continue
until the position is filled. Selected Post Docs must have their
completed PhD by the start date. This is a 12-month appointment
with the possibility of renewal, contingent upon satisfactory
performance and the availability of funding.
Please apply through Workday, and search for ''Post Doctoral
Research Associate in Microbiology". Complete an application online
with the following documents:
- Cover letter
- Contact information for three references who can comment on
your scholarly accomplishments and promise.
Upload all materials into the resume submission field, multiple
documents can be submitted into this one field. Alternatively,
merge all documents into one PDF for submission. Internal
applicants must apply through their UVA Workday profile by
searching 'Find Jobs'. The successful candidate will pass a
criminal background check.
For questions regarding this position, please contact Dr. Andrew
Dudley, Associate Professor. For questions about the application
process, please contact Bethany Case, Academic Recruiter. For more
information on the benefits available to postdoctoral associates at
UVA, visit postdoc.virginia.edu and hr.virginia.edu/benefits. This
position cannot offer sponsorship.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System
which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and
Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences
Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our
faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing
itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.
We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or
expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political
affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual
orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic