Assistant-Associate Professor, Clinical Track

Location
New Orleans, Louisiana
Posted
May 13, 2021
Closes
Jun 12, 2021
Specialty
Infectious Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

The LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, LA, Department of Medicine, Section of Infectious Diseases seeks applicants for an academic faculty position to be appointed to the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (non tenure, clinical track). Incumbent will build the ID service at our partner hospital, Touro Infirmary, while providing inpatient clinical service and participating in the regular call schedule. Some weekend coverage required. Teaching and supervision of ID fellows as assigned will be included. The section offers a diverse patient population for clinical and translational research projects within LSU and with partnering institutions. Our faculty have funded research in the areas of new HIV therapeutics, malignancies associated with HIV, molecular diagnostics and therapeutic interventions in sexually transmitted infections. Moreover, we have collaborative projects with the NIH-funded Alcohol Research Center focusing on the intersection between HIV, alcohol, and substance  use. LSUHSC offers an excellent benefit package and salary is commensurate with experience.

Minimum Qualifications

Required Education: MD or equivalent

Certifications/Licenses: Required ABIM board certified physician in Internal Medicine; Board certified/eligible (or equivalent) in Infectious Diseases; Licensed to practice medicine in Louisiana before date of hire. 

Infectious Diseases Certifications/Licenses Preferred  

LSU Health Sciences Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

About the School/Department

The LSUHSC School of Medicine in New Orleans encourages women and minority candidates to submit applications for this position.

The School of Medicine does not participate in sponsoring faculty candidates for the Department of Health and Hospitals’ Conrad 30 Program.