Research Assistant Professor

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Research Assistant Professor

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Aug 24, 2020

Tulane Department of Surgery is seeking a full-time, academic research assistant professor to join their growing division.  The successful candidate will oversee all aspects of the Surgery lab: including Administrative, Financial and supervision of the current Post doc in the laboratory.  Primary responsibilities will be to be involved in grant writing and submissions. Also to oversee and facilitate ongoing research involving experiments with animal models as well as oversee day-to-day operations in the laboratory, troubleshooting, supervising junior members of the laboratory and overall lab management.

Perform independently and oversee lab personnel in modern molecular biology techniques to include the following:  Western Blot analysis, Northern Blot analysis, PCR, immunohistochemistry, ELISA, and related techniques.

Write and edit grants and manuscripts.

Lead and train interns and students.


Minimum education:  Ph.D.
Minimum qualification:  Familiarity and comfort with the research laboratory environment.
Ability to oversee and perform tasks with word processing and data analysis skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Minimum experience:  Seven years’ experience in biological science, molecular biology, and/or cellular biology.  Experience with exosomes research is required.

Preferred qualifications:  Ph.D. degree from an accredited university with seven years’ experience in US institution.

Application Instructions:

The candidate should submit a CV with a brief letter describing their relevant training and/or experiences in this field. Under-represented minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply. Applications should be submitted formally by accessing the Interfolio link.  If you have specific questions, please contact the Chair of the Search Committee, Emad Kandil, MD ([email protected]) Chief, Section of Oncology, Department of Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine. 





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Posted: 8/28/2020
Application Due: 11/26/2020
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