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Assistant Professor of Research Pediatrics-CHLA

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 Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition are actively seeking a full time faculty member for the position of Assistant Professor of Research Pediatrics.

The candidate is expected to conduct cutting edge research within an established high-level laboratory setting. Of particular interest are candidates with basic science experience and research interests in stem cell research towards investigation of underlying mechanisms and of inflammatory cells in GI disease, specifically but not limited to implications for the therapeutic potential on translational research in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD). 

This position is necessary to meet the needs of the division to support the efforts and mission of the institution.

To learn more about Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and the University of Southern California, please visit and .  More details about the division can be found at .


  • Candidates must have a doctoral degree and postdoctoral experience in biochemistry, microbiology, preferred with a successful publication and extra-mural grant funding record.

For further inquiry contact: 

Rohit Kohli, MD, MS, FAASLD, NASPGHAN-F                                                               

Professor of Pediatrics, USC Keck School of Medicine

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

4650 Sunset Blvd., MS #78

Los Angeles, CA  90027

Tel: 323-361-5924

Fax: 323-361-3718


Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. CHLA and USC greatly values diversity and is committed to building a vibrant and culturally diverse community of faculty that best reflects the patients and families that we serve. Individuals from underrepresented groups in medicine are especially encouraged to apply.

REQ20106763 Posted Date: 09/19/2021

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