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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Tulane University School of Medicine

Associate or Full Professor


The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Tulane University School of Medicine is seeking applications for a tenure track faculty position (rank subject to review) at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. The Department seeks outstanding investigators employing a combination of biochemistry, molecular biology, biophysics and animal models to investigate basic mechanisms contributing to human health and disease. Attention will be paid particularly to applicants whose areas of research emphasize mechanisms of renal function and kidney disease and cancer metabolism, helping to complement and strengthen existing research areas within the Department and the wider School of Medicine.


Successful applicants are expected to have and continue to develop a strong, extramurally-funded research program. Responsibilities will include supervising and mentoring students and postdoctoral fellows and contributing to the educational mission of the university. Successful applicants will establish productive collaborations with members of the Department, Tulane University and the New Orleans research communities.


Qualifications include a PhD and/or MD (or equivalent).


Interested candidates should upload the following: cover letter, curriculum vitae, short (2-3 page) description of current and proposed research.  Please submit this application to the following Interfolio website:


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.