Assistant Professor - Research

LSU HSC   New Orleans, LA   Full-time     Education
Posted on July 27, 2022
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The Department of Surgery in the School of Medicine at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana is seeking an individual at the rank of Assistant Professor – Research with experience in clinical research involving rare malignancies.

Responsibilities include: management, initiation and administration of compliance, operations and reporting of clinical trials; developing new collaborations and expanding translational research programs; working with the translational research group to establish funding to move studies into early phase clinical trials; apply and facilitate intramural and extramural research funding; write and edit peer review manuscripts disseminating progress of trials and research projects; serve as a liaison with the Office of Research Services; meet with clinical faculty, work with clinical department leaders and business managers, and seek out opportunities with industry. This position will also ensure compliance with University, State, Federal and all other regulatory agencies pertaining to translational research and clinical trials. The successful candidate for this position should have a track record of success in securing and conducting clinical trial site visits, an interest in faculty development, and the skills to negotiate with industry and our hospital partners.

Required Education: PhD or equivalent Discipline: Biological Sciences Minimum number of years required to do the job: Three Indicate the type of experience required to do the job: Clinical trial and scientific writing experience

LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities. As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.