The Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology at Virginia Tech invites applications for a Postdoctoral Associate from candidates with expertise in Stroke Research and/or Neurovascular biology to work in the Laboratory of NeuroTrauma & Repair. The successful candidate will have a track record of scholarly achievements as demonstrated by high impact publications and potential for garnering external funding. This position offers grant preparation training for K01/K99 applications through a University-sponsored program. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in areas of neurovascular health and disease, CNS injury or Neuroinflammation. The candidate will also be expected to participate in education of undergraduate and graduate students. The selected candidate will work on a wide variety of studies interrogating the endothelium, microbiota and immune cell influences on vascular remodeling in stroke using pre-clinical animal models and human patient samples.