Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology

University of Southern California

Assistant/Associate Professor of Biology

Keck School of Medicine Faculty Los Angeles, California


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 Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine ( is recruiting outstanding tenured faculty in the broad areas of developmental and stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. Candidates should have interests in using their research to develop translational efforts around strong disease indications. The department is housed in the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research within the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Excellent resources and strong collaborative opportunities exist with clinical departments in the Keck School of Medicine of USC, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, and across USC campuses. The successful applicants are expected to lead a world-class research program, as well as contributing to our broad educational mission encompassing undergraduate, masters, PhD, and medical students.


The annual base salary range for this position is $160,000-$250,000.  When extending an offer of employment, the University of Southern California considers factors such as (but not limited to) the scope and responsibilities of the position, the candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, federal, state, and local laws, contractual stipulations, grant funding, as well as external market and organizational considerations.


Apply here and upload a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, brief 2 to 3-page outline of research past, present and future, and three references. The applicant is responsible for ensuring that the completed application is received before November 12, 2023.


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.

REQ20139247 Posted Date: 08/27/2023