Instructor or Assistant Professor-Research

New Orleans, Louisiana
Competitive salary with benefits
June 13 2018
Health Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) Department of Genetics in the School of Medicine invites applications from outstanding candidates for two full-time faculty positions at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor-Research (non-tenure track). We are specifically seeking candidates who have an interest and dedication to translational research with exclusive experience on breast and colon cancer metastasis, ideally but not necessarily in noncoding RNA research. The candidates should show sufficient evidence of scholarly activity reflected by peer-reviewed publications in the field of cancer biology, cancer prevention, or cancer therapeutics.  


Ph.D., M.D., or M.D. /Ph.D.

With four to six (4-6) years post-doctoral experience in the field of cancer biology or experimental therapeutics.

Experience in breast and colon cancer animal models including PDX.


Qualified applicants must submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, which includes contact information for 3-4 professional references in a single file attachment.

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Position will remain open until filled.

The LSUHSC School of Medicine in New Orleans encourages women and minority candidates to submit applications for this position.

LSUHSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.