Professor and Chair Position
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Shreveport, LA

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana invites candidates for the position of Professor and Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. The Department of 14 full-time faculty members has a strong record in graduate student and postdoctoral fellow training and medical student instruction. Presently, 34 doctoral and postdoctoral trainees contribute to the research mission of the Department. An active NIH Center grant supports the Center for Molecular and Tumor Virology that is anchored in the Department. The Department faculty contributes to the research missions of the Feist-Weiller Cancer Center, the Center for Cardiovascular Diseases and Sciences, and the Center of Excellence in Arthritis and Rheumatology. Applicants with documented histories of sustained research productivity and extramural funding with the desire and commitment to strengthen the research and teaching missions of the Department are encouraged to apply. Applicants should have a doctorate in Microbiology, Immunology or a related field and evidence of administrative and interpersonal skills. The Head is expected to foster and participate in research interactions with other basic science and clinical Departments in the Schools of Medicine and Graduate Studies and establish a long-term plan that strengthens and enhances the national reputation of the Department. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a two-page description of ongoing research, as well as arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

LSUHSC-S 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.

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