Postdoctoral Fellow

Tulane University
New Orleans, Louisiana

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Postdoctoral Fellow

New Orleans, Louisiana
Open Date:
Sep 6, 2022

The Liu Lab at Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, is seeking an outstanding candidate for a post-doctoral position.   


Applicants must have a Ph.D. in the field of cell/developmental biology or related field. The successful candidate should have demonstrated productivity in related fields and have the talent and dedication to take advantage of the vast resources available at Tulane University. Experience in the following areas is preferred: imaging, scRNA seq, cell/tissue culture and mice handling. Multiple approaches including molecular and cellular biology, biochemistry and genetic technologies will be used to elucidate the epigenetic regulation of kidney development and diseases, including chronic kidney diseases and kidney cancers. Knowledge of R programming or bioinformatic tools is a plus. 

Excellent scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills are essential. Should be able to work effectively and collegially, design and evaluate experiments, develop new ideas that promote current research and contribute toward the preparation of scientific manuscripts under the direction of the Principal Investigator. May be required to train and supervise research staff and students. 


The appointment will be reviewed on a yearly basis up to three years, based on research performance. 

Application Instructions:

Please upload a cover letter, CV, and 3 letters of reference. For questions, please contact Dr. Hongbing Liu;

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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