Postdoctoral Fellow

Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

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Postdoctoral Fellow

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Apr 30, 2021

Postdoctoral position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Suzana Savkovic, a cancer research laboratory located within Tulane University, Department of Pathology to work on NIH funded project addressing cancer metabolic signaling. The projects will focus on the mechanisms of metabolic and transcriptional remodeling mediated by lipid droplet dynamics in colonic tumorigenesis, especially one driven by obesity.

Interested applicants should dowlnoad a CV, selected two publications, a brief description of research interests and experience when they apply via Interfolio at this link: 

The Department of Pathology at Tulane Medical School is committed to developing robust and integrated research programs. Tulane University School of Medicine is situated in downtown New Orleans. The metropolitan area is a culturally diverse community that supports an urban and suburban lifestyle and a variety of cultures including music, arts, sports, education and culinary arts.

Tulane University School of Medicine is an affirmative action/Equal Opportunity Employer.




We are seeking highly motivated applicants with a recent PhD and a strong background in the following areas: molecular/cell biology, metabolic pathways, and basic bioinformatics skills. Previous experience in utilizing mouse models is desirable.

Application Instructions:

When downloading application via Interfolio link, include CV, two selected publications and brief description of research interests and experience. 

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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