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Postdoc Opportunities Beyond Vanderbilt




California Alliance:  Pathways to a Diverse Professoriate

The California Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate invites AGEP Principal Investigators (PIs), Researchers, Evaluators, Alliance Directors, and Project Directors to attend Pathways to a Diverse Professoriate: AGEP National Research Conference. This conference convening will bring together AGEP leaders and researchers to share the results of research aimed at increasing STEM diversity at the graduate level and beyond.  Conference dates are March 15 – 16 in Berkeley, CA; details about the conference, including registration, can be found here.

American Chemical Society:  Postdoc to PUI Professor Workshop

The application period for the 6th Postdoc to PUI Professor Workshop is now open. This two-day workshop is for postdoctoral fellows who are interested in applying for faculty positions in the chemical sciences at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions (PUIs). The Workshop will be hosted by the University of San Diego in San Diego, CA on April 20-21, 2018. There is no registration cost, and housing/meals will be provided to accepted applicants. The deadline to apply is January 30, 2018. For more information, please contact

National Postdoctoral Association Annual Meeting

Registration is now open for the 2018 NPA Annual Conference, to be held April 6-8, 2017, in Cleveland, Ohio.  This year's meeting is hosted by Case Western Reserve University and hosted at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel.  Find more information about the conference here.





National Postdoctoral Association

Visit the NPA website to find postdoc positions across the United States.

Science Careers

Created by the journal Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Science Careers posts job opportunities worldwide and in the US for postdocs, plus career advice and events.





 Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Computational Biology

Fisk UniversityFisk University invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor in the broad area of computational biology, with demonstrated potential for excellence in student-centered undergraduate teaching and for developing a research program capable of attracting external funding and publishing peer-reviewed papers with undergraduate co-authors. This faculty member also will serve as a mentor in the nationally recognized Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s to PhD Bridge Program. A Ph.D. degree and training that embraces both biological and computational sciences is required, and postdoctoral training is optimal. Application materials should include the applicant’s Curriculum Vitae, Research Plan, and Teaching Philosophy as well as three letters of recommendation. All materials should be sent to Dr. Lee Limbird, PhD, Search Committee Chair.  Applications are being considered immediately; the position is available immediately. Fisk University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position posted January 5, 2018


Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Cell Biology and Anatomy


The Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Applicants must have a PhD and postdoctoral experience in a research area that integrates with the focus areas of the department. Successful candidates are expected to establish an externally-funded research program of national and international prominence. Applicants are also expected to have teaching interests and experience that allow integration into departmental educational responsibilities. Applicants should submit their application including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research plan and contact information of at least three references as a single pdf electronically to CBAapplications. The complete position announcement can be found here.

Position posted January 8, 2018