Research Assistant Professor

Research Assistant Professor

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Apr 14, 2020

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Tulane University School of Medicine is seeking applications for a faculty position at the rank of Research Assistant Professor. The Department seeks outstanding investigators employing a combination of biomarker analyses and multi-disciplinary detection technologies to precision medicine to enhance the research programs on liquid biopsy for the center of Cellular and Molecular Diagnostics. 


Attention will be paid particularly to applicants who has extensive experience in mass spectrometry, proteomics, peptidomics and extracellular vesicle analysis in infectious diseases.  Successful applicants are expected to join Professor Tony Hu’s research group and participate in projects funded by NIH and other federal extramural funding, as well as develop new projects. Responsibilities will include designing and developing novel detection platforms for disease diagnosis, supervising and mentoring undergraduate, graduate students and postdoc fellows, and contributing in grant and manuscript writing.



Qualifications include a PhD with at least three years of postdoctoral training.


Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should upload the following: cover letter, curriculum vitae, short (2-3 page) description of current and proposed research. 


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment.

Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane is actively building a campus culture grounded in our values of EDI and anti-racism. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans. 

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

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