Title:  Student Helper

Division:  Obstetrics and Gynecology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, flexible
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $14 per hour
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  11628


The OB/GYN Department is seeking a Student Helper in metagenomics and bioinformatics for the duration of the summer. 

Job Duties

  • Analyzes, from raw sample processing to final data analysis and data projection, multi'omics data sets inclusive of metagenomics WGS sequence data and 16S amplicon sequencing data, transcriptomics, and metabolomics.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  •  Undergraduate student completing a degree program in quantitative data sciences as applied to biosciences or other similar or related fields.
  • Background in Python programming and R computing.
  • The candidate will ideally have a good knowledge base of the principles of statistics and experience in statistical programming.
  • Experience in benchtop molecular biology techniques such as ELISAs, PCRs, nanodrop, and other techniques is preferred.



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.