The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.
The USC Department of Surgery is recruiting at the level of Professor of Research (non-Tenure track) for a candidate who possess a Ph.D., M.D., and/or equivalent degree in Molecular & Cell Biology with an emphasis in Cancer biology and Immunology. In addition, candidate must possess advanced investigative-research skills, prior research experience in the fields of Epigenetics, Epigenomics, Bioinformatics, Cancer, Lung Biology and/or Molecular Biology, including publication and/or funding records in these fields, with a strong interest in teaching and basic science research.
Work will be conducted in collaboration with an existing team of investigators on the Health Sciences Campus of the University of Southern California. In addition to supporting the goals of the team of investigators, the successful applicant will have opportunities to develop an independent research program and submit independent and/or collaborative grant proposals as a principal investigator.
Applicants should prepare a full application that includes a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3-5 professional references (including e-mail addresses).
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations.
As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.