Title:  Research Nurse II

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $63,151 to $78,514
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  12618


The Division of Neonatology within the Department of Pediatrics is looking to hire a Research Nurse II who works well in a fast-paced setting. This position will be located within Texas Children's Hospital.

Job Duties

  • Works with research faculty to order labs per study sample collections.
  • Adheres to the scope of practices as defined by the Texas Nurse Practice Act.
  • Participate in recruitment/enrollment of study subjects, monitoring of lab samples and assisting with NICU-related research functions. 
  • Works in coordination with Research Coordinator team members on assigned research data collection.
  • Collects study specimens and check subjects’ vital signs, perform measurements, administer medications.
  • Maintains patient charts and medical records.
  • Monitors and schedules weekly labs/sample collection.
  • Assists with supply inventory and ordering for research. 
  • May assist or collaborate on the development of clinical trials.
  • Participates in training and provides guidance to research nurses and other research personnel, serving as a resource to staff.
  • Assists in creating a positive work environment that promotes productivity, teamwork, and cooperation.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.
  • Two years of relevant experience as a licensed Registered Nurse (RN).
  • Current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) by the State of Texas Board of Nursing.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.



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.