Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

Location
New Orleans, Louisiana
Salary
competitive salary and benefits
Posted
August 11 2017
Ref
1747
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

The Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics and the Cardiovascular Center of Excellence in the School of Medicine at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA are seeking candidates for a tenure track faculty position at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or full Professor level.  Candidates should have a record of extramurally funded research accomplishments, the desire to participate in collaborative research projects and demonstrated teaching ability. Expertise in all areas of pharmacology will be considered, but special consideration will be given to those with expertise in atherosclerosis and lipid/cholesterol metabolism.

The Department of Pharmacology, Cardiovascular Center of Excellence and LSUHSC-NO School of Medicine provide investigators with a scientific environment conducive to research success, including state-of-the-art Core Laboratories including 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, Neuroscience and Cardiovascular Biology. Anticipated duties and responsibilities will include sustaining an exceptional research program, mentoring of graduate students/post-doctoral fellows, and participating in the broad health sciences teaching activities of the Department. The institution offers competitive start-up packages and salaries. 

Qualifications:

  • PhD, MD or MD/PhD
  • Strong commitment to developing collaborative research
  • Expertise in all areas of pharmacology will be considered

Applicant Instructions

Qualified candidates should submit their curriculum vitae that includes previous and current research support, teaching experience, a statement of research plans, reprints of three publications, and the names of three references to:

 https://www.lsuhsc.edu/Administration/hrm/CareerOpportunities/Home/Detail/1747

LSU Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans