Careers

The Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI) and the Duke Center for HIV/AIDS Vaccine Immunology & Immunogen Discovery (CHAVI-ID), provides national and international leadership in the fight against major infectious diseases.  The Duke Human Vaccine Institute is an interdisciplinary, interdepartmental institute dedicated to the study of basic and translational science required to understand host-pathogen interactions that can be translated to vaccines against human diseases.  We are a team of highly interactive investigators that have expertise in mucosal and systemic virology, immunology, molecular biology, microbiology and animal models. Our investigators are dedicated to solving major societal problems that affect millions of people globally. We are committed to performing world-class basic and translational science and also to building the next generation of scientific leaders.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employee opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Current openings at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute and the Duke Center for HIV/AIDS Vaccine Immunology and Immunogen Discovery (CHAVI-ID) are listed below. Please click a specific job title to view the description and apply through the Duke system.​  If the position has a requisition number, you will only be considered for the position after you have applied to the requisition number(s) on the Duke Employment website.

In addition, candidates should send a cover letter and current CV to:
Duke Human Vaccine Institute
Email: dhvicareers@dm.duke.edu
*Reference the position title(s) and requisition number(s) in the subject line*

GMP Analytical Associate Scientist II (RNA), Requisition #401427531

GMP Associate Scientist II/Bioprocess Development, Requisition # 401464827

Grants and Contracts Manager, Requisition # 401468405

Lab Research Analyst I, Requisition # 401458436

Research Technician II, Requisition # 401463796

Research Technician II, Requisition # 401487069

Research Technician II, Requisition # 401492849

Research Scientist

Safety Manager, Requisition # 401488834

General Postdoctoral Associate Opportunities 

Postdoctoral Associate - Dr. Barton Haynes

Postdoctoral Associate - Dr. Kevin Saunders