Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Louisiana State University Shreveport
Shreveport, Louisiana
Commensurate with experience
November 09 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Louisiana State University Shreveport invites applications for a nine-month tenure-track faculty position in Biological Sciences at the rank of Assistant Professor, starting August 2022. An earned Ph.D. in Biology or closely-related field is required.  The successful candidate will be expected to establish a well-funded research program and have a strong commitment to teaching and the supervision of research projects at the undergraduate and graduate level. Responsibilities include teaching lecture and laboratory courses in the biological sciences with an emphasis in biomedical sciences.  Scientists with research interests related to animal physiology and disease, such as but not limited to, endocrinology, immunobiology, virology, microbiology, neurobiology, cancer biology and bioinformatics using current cell and molecular biological approaches, are particularly encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, statement of teaching philosophy and a list of three references.  Please send electronic copies of these documents to Dr. Santosh R. D’Mello, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences. (

Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Please, visit for more details about LSUS and for more information on this position and other employment opportunities.

LSUS is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. LSUS is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply for Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Resume must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Supplementary Documents must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from Science Careers by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Science Careers you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs