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Associate Professor

Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

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Associate Professor

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Aug 26, 2021

The Department of Structural and Cellular Biology at Tulane University School of Medicine seeks outstanding applicants for multiple tenure-track or tenured associate/full professor research positions. We seek applicants with funded research programs that will complement existing strengths at Tulane including, but not limited to, cancer biology and therapeutics, sex-based biology, aging, genetics and metabolomics research. Located within the School of Medicine at the Tulane University Health Sciences Center in downtown New Orleans, Louisiana, the Department of Structural and Cellular Biology (SCB) is committed to providing a quality education for both medical and graduate students while pursuing funded research that keeps the Department at the forefront of biomedical science. The Department includes 13 full-time faculty members, adjunct faculty, and a support staff that combine to meet its educational and research goals (see more details at:


Applicants must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent doctoral degree and have an active, federally funded research program. Preference will be given to applicants with two or more active R01 or R01 equivalent grants. The successful candidate will have the ability and willingness to collaborate with other faculty in the Department and at Tulane University School of Medicine. The positions are research intensive and candidates are expected to maintain a funded research program. Competitive startup, salary and benefit packages are provided.

Application Instructions:

All applicants for faculty positions should apply electronically via Interfolio. For full consideration, applicants should submit a CV, a personal statement of their research program, and the names of at least three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.



Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane University is committed to creating a community and culture that foster a sense of belonging for all. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. We are intentionally seeking candidates who are committed to fostering equity, diversity, and inclusion in support of Tulane’s Strategy for Tomorrow.

Tulane University is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact the Office of Human Resources & Institutional Equity by phone at 504-865-4748 or email

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