Title:  Student Helper

Division:  Center for Precision Environmental Healt
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Up to $19 per hour
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  15996


The Finnell Lab in the Center for Precision Environmental Health is seeking a talented individual to join the team who is looking to gain biomedical research experience. The ideal candidate should have an interest in embryonic and neural development using genetic, live imaging, and synthetic embryology approaches in mice. 


Strong organizational skills and an eagerness to learn are essential for success in this role. Applicants with zebrafish experience are encouraged to apply, but we will provide training in necessary laboratory skills.  

Job Duties

  • Performs responsibilities which routine molecular biology.
  • Prepares experimental samples and reagents.
  • Performs staining protocols.
  • Collects microscopy/imaging data and analyzing the data under the supervision of senior lab members.
  • Gives 4Ls retrospective presentation at the end of the term.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be a High School or College Student (undergraduate or graduate).
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with zebrafish.


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.