Title:  Research Technician III

Division:  TCH Departments
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $37,147 - $42,714
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  16505


We are looking for a technician with experience in laboratory research experiments that include tissue culture work and mouse colony management. Principal Investigator is seeking a self-motivated individual to work in a laboratory focused on the underlying genetics and molecular mechanisms of genetic neurological disorders. Currently there are several postdocs/ongoing projects that require quarterly progress reports/presenting results to the sponsoring foundation and thus any gap between personnel will compromise work.     

Job Duties

  • Prepares and conducts laboratory research experiments including: mouse management, mouse behavior, genotyping molecular analysis (including western blot) and cell culture experiments.
  • Documents results of experiments.
  • Assists in ordering laboratory supplies.
  • Collects, compiles, and analyzes data.
  • Conducts literature searches and summarizes information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Selects, evaluates and applies techniques used in routine research.
  • Maintains lab stocks as well as help with lab maintenance (organizing, ordering, receiving,  communicating lab needs, etc.).
  • Assists with other lab duties as assigned and as project progresses.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in basic science or in a related field.


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.