Title:  Research Technician II

Division:  Biochemistry
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $28,710 - $38,830
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  9248


The Tsai Lab in the Department of Biochemistry is seeking a Research Technician II to investigate protein quality control mechanisms, stress responses, and host-microbe interactions related to aging and metabolic and neurodegenerative diseases. The Research Technician will assist with making recombinant proteins for biochemical and structural analysis, and will perform enzymatic assays. This is a full-time, in-person research position.

Job Duties

  • Prepares biological buffers and chemical stock solutions.
  • Performs experiments in protein biochemistry.
  • Prepares figures and assists in writing reports related to experiments performed.
  • Assists with ordering supplies and with general laboratory upkeep.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior work experience in a biochemistry lab.





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