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Title:  Research Technician I

Division:  Neurosurgery
Schedule:  M-F 8-12pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $25,588 - $28,000
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  6423

Summary

We are seeking self-motivated individual to work in a laboratory focused on the underlying genetics and molecular mechanisms of brain tumor formation and progression using human tumor tissue, cell culture and animal models. The applicant will be required to prepare and conduct laboratory research experiments, including mouse management and cell culture experiments. In addition, the applicant will be required to collect, compile and analyze data for specific projects.

Job Duties

  • Prepares and conducts laboratory research experiments.
  • Collects, compiles and analyzes data
  • Conducts literature searches and summarizes information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Documents results of experiments.
  • Selects, evaluates and applies techniques used in routine research.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Two years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a basic science or equivalent education. 
  • Experience handling mice or other rodents
  • Basic molecular biology experience
  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office including use of Microsoft Access)

 

 

 

 

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

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