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Job Posting Title:Assistant Professor of Comparative/Integrative Physiology (Tenure-Track)

Position Type:Faculty

Department:LSUAM Science - Department of Biological Sciences (Joseph F Siebenaller (00009925))

Work Location:LSU - Baton Rouge

Pay Grade:Academic

The Department of Biological Sciences at Louisiana State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Comparative/ Integrative Physiology. A PhD or equivalent degree in biological sciences or a related field, postdoctoral experience and a record of creative and significant research in any area of animal physiology (non-mammalian model systems preferred) are required. Integrative physiology involves understanding function at multiple levels from cells to organ systems. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, extramurally funded research program and contribute to undergraduate and graduate teaching; participate in service activities pertaining to the mission of the Department and advancement of the profession.


50% Develop and maintain an independent and vigorous, extramurally funded research program the broad area of Comparative Integrative Physiology.

50% Teach undergraduate and/or graduate level courses in a biological sciences discipline and direct/supervise graduate students; participate in University service, including committee activities, supervision of teaching/research assistants and student advising; maintain professional standards and level of competence.

Min Quals:

Ph.D. or equivalent in a biological science or related field. Postdoctoral experience and a record of creative and significant research in any area of experimental physiology is required.

Additional Job Description:

Special Instructions:Assistant Professor - Please attach, in one PDF file, your curriculum vitae (including e-mail address), statement of research and teaching interests, and reprints of key publications..

Please have emailed to cthomps@lsu.edu, (ref. Comp Phys) three letters of recommendation

Posting Date:October 16, 2017

Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):

Additional Position Information:

Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Essential Position (Y/N):No

EEO Statement:

LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.

HCM Contact Information:

Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed HR@lsu.edu

About Louisiana State University

LSU holds a prominent position in American higher education and is committed to meeting the challenge of pursuing intellectual development for its students, expanding the bounds of knowledge through research, and creating economic opportunities for Louisiana. LSU is in a state of such dynamic transformation, changing and evolving to meet the needs of its students, faculty, and the people of Louisiana. LSU's national flagship agenda brings into focus the university's commitment to excellence at every level. LSU is one of only 25 universities nationwide designated as both a land-grant and sea-grant instituation and was designated a space-grant institution in 2005. It also holds the Carnegie Foundation's designation as a Doctorate-granting University, with very high research activity. LSU's instructional programs include 197 undergraduate and graduate/professional degrees.