Associate or Full Professor
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA (http://www.medschool.lsuhsc.edu/biochemistry/) seeks candidates with successful ongoing research programs to apply for a tenure track faculty position at the associate or full professor level.Candidates should have a strong record of research accomplishments, lead an active nationally-funded research program, and have a vision, as well as a commitment, to establish collaborative research ventures. Expertise in all areas of biochemistry or molecular biology will be considered, but special consideration will be given to those that complement the existing research strengths of the department which include cell regulation, cancer biology, and structural biology.
The Department of Biochemistry and LSUHSC-NO School of Medicine provide investigators with state-of-the-art Core Laboratories including Genomics, Proteomics, Imaging, Cardiovascular Function, RNA and DNA Sequencing, Flow Cytometry, and Animal Care facilities. Opportunities are available for interaction with the Centers of Excellence in Alcohol Research, Cancer, Cardiovascular Biology, Neuroscience and Oral Biology. Anticipated duties and responsibilities will include sustaining an exceptional research program, mentoring of graduate students/post-doctoral fellows, and participating in the teaching activities of the Department. The institution offers competitive start-up packages and salaries.
Qualifications: Ph.D. and/or M.D.
Qualified candidates should submit their curriculum vitae that includes previous and current research support, teaching experience, a statement of research plans, eprints of three representative publications, and the complete contact information of three professional references.