Postdoctoral Researcher

New Orleans, Louisiana
The LSU Health Sciences Center offers competitive salaries and benefits to qualified candidates.
May 24 2021
Position Type
Full Time
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Job Type

A Postdoctoral Researcher position is available to join Dr. Yaguang Xi's laboratory at the  LSUHSC Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center in New Orleans, LA to study the molecular mechanisms of tumor metastasis using breast and colorectal cancer models.  Specifically, the selected candidate will focus on the development of new therapies for the treatment of advanced breast and colorectal cancers.  They will be responsible for the day-to-day laboratory operations and experiments within well-defined guidelines of the project.  Successful candidates should have a PhD or equivalent degree and must be able to work independently with high self-motivation.  Prior research experience with animal studies and/or cancer research is highly desirable.

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD, MD, or PhD/MD in a Basic Science, Health Science, or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Animal studies and/or cancer research experience
  • In vivo animal tumor models

This 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.

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