Faculty Position, Department of Molecular & Cellular Physiology
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center at Shreveport
Location: Shreveport, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
The Department of Molecular & Cellular Physiology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. Successful applicants will be expected to develop an independent, nationally funded research program. Preference will be given to individuals with an interest and record of achievement in cardiovascular or neurovascular disease. Information about the departmental research focus is available at http://www.shreveportphysiology.com. A generous startup package and appropriate space will be offered.
Additional Position Information:
PSN/PER Number: PSN 28400 / PER 22-11-8852
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Primary Location: Shreveport, LA
About the Department/School:
The LSU Systems Office has provided LSU Health-Shreveport employees with excellent benefit options designed with you and your dependents in mind. Our Benefits Section is available between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, to help answer any questions you might have about these benefits.
Salary is commensurate with experience and training
Generous Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
Optional Retirement Plans
LSUHSC – Shreveport is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Locate and click on the Apply Online button located at the bottom of the screen, enter your contact information, and upload the following documents:
Letter of interest addressed to Norman R. Harris, PhD, Department of Molecular & Cellular Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport; Shreveport, Louisiana
Current curriculum vitae; and
A list of three professional references with contact information.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received until the position is filled. If you need assistance applying electronically, please telephone 318-675-5589. If you are contacted for an interview, please let us know at that time if you will need special accommodations.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicant must meet the following requirements to be considered:
Doctoral degree in physiology or a related biomedical field from an accredited institution.
Two (2) years of professional, postdoctoral experience.
Preference will be given to individuals with:
Interest and record of achievement in cardiovascular or neurovascular disease.
Demonstrated research experience and potential for or success in external grant writing and grant funding.
Professional teaching experience at the graduate or professional level in an academic institution.
About Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center at Shreveport
LSU Health Shreveport is an academic medical center established in 1965 in Shreveport, Louisiana to educate and prepare the next generation of health care professionals and scientists. With over 1,600 students enrolled for the 2022-2023 school year and 8,000+ alumni, nearly 3,000 employees, and over $18 billion in federal grants for research, LSUHS has a total economic impact of over $3 billion in North Louisiana. The LSU Systems Office provides robust benefit options including insurance for health, dental, vision, and life, multiple retirement plans and a generous vacation/sick/holiday leave policy.