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Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Structural & Cellular Biology

Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

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Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Structural & Cellular Biology

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Sep 30, 2022

A postdoctoral fellow position is available immediately in a well-funded laboratory to study the role of microbiome on development of progression of enterohepatic disease. The primary focus of our research is to employ molecular, cellular, preclinical approaches to understand the mechanisms related to gut-liver axis, bile acid homeostasis, and nutritional and immune response during gut and liver metabolism. Recent research also focuses on the development of probiotic-based therapy for alcohol-associated liver disease, non-alcoholic liver disease, liver fibrosis, and cancer.


Ph.D. in biomedical research or equivalent doctoral degree

Experience working with model organisms

Strong expertise in molecular biology, microbiology, or immunology techniques

Knowledge of bioinformatics analysis

Have manuscripts published or under review

Experience with presenting his/her research at local or national scientific conferences

Experience in training graduate and undergraduate students 

Application Instructions:

Candidates must apply in Interfolio and provide the following materials for submission: CV, and Two Confidential Letters of Recommendation.

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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