Keck School of Medicine of USC
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Musculoskeletal Biology
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (http://keck.usc.edu/orthopaedic-surgery/) is recruiting exceptional candidates at the Assistant Professor level who are exploring basic and translational aspects of musculoskeletal biology. A research focus centered on cartilage, ligament, bone or tendon tissues; musculoskeletal regenerative medicine; or tissue engineering is preferred. Background in the areas of bioengineering and material science is a plus. Excellent resources and strong collaborative opportunities exist across various USC schools and institutes, in particular with the Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine and the Norris Cancer Research Institute. In addition to the translational mission of the department, faculty members play a critical role in the university’s educational mission. Successful applicants will receive a generous start-up package.
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Applications should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, brief 2-3 page outline of research past, present and future, and four letters of reference. The deadline for receipt of applications is August 1, 2019. Please apply online at: https://usccareers.usc.edu/job/los-angeles/professor-of-orthopaedic-surgery-open-rank/1209/9901548 (REQ20067496 at the USC website https://www.usc.edu/ ).
For further inquiries please contact: Jay R. Lieberman, M.D., Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck Medical Center of USC, Attn: Linda Creim, 1540 Alcazar St.
CHP 207, Los Angeles, CA 90089.
Tel: (323) 442-5815