Title:  Research Coordinator II - Molecular & Human Genetics

Division:  Molecular and Human Genetics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $44,948 - $51,683
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  17165


This position supports the research of Dr. Carlos Bacino, Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs for the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics. This person will assist with screening, enrollment and coordination of patient visits as well as monitoring and regulatory management. The right candidate is detail-oriented, critical-thinking, organized and a strong communicator. This role presents an exciting opportunity to play an active part in moving the needle for diagnosis and treatment of pediatric genetic conditions. 

Job Duties

  • Interviews, screen and recruits patients for study; explains process and procedures to educate participant regarding the research study.
  • Collects patient information; processes documents and enters information into a database. May perform venipuncture (blood draws) EKGs/ECG's and obtain vital signs on study participants.
  • May collect, process, ship and maintain paperwork for blood and/or biological specimens according to procedures outlinced in study protocol
  • Employees may be required to receive on the job training of phlebotomy and EKGs/ECGs prior to performing on study participants.
  • Maintains records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
  • Schedules research participants for tests and procedures such as laboratory tests, x-rays and other studies  

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a related field.  
  • Previous knowledge or experience in clinical research is highly preferred.


Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.