Research Associate - Medicine - Endocrinology (90002356)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7062209 (Ref:2181-en_US)

Posted: November 6, 2019

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Individual will be part of Dr. Zheng Sun's Lab in the Department of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in the Section of Endocrinology. Individual will work on myocardial lipid and glucose metabolism in heart failure and cardiomyopathy. Individual will gain new expertise and knowledge in recombinant viral vectors, multiple omics approaches, and innovative molecular biology methods.

Job Purpose

Performs complex research of an advanced nature under the general direction of the Principal Investigator.  Typically requires a high-level of skills and expertise in the area of research specialty.


Job Duties
  • Plans, directs and conducts research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • Develops research techniques and performs applications required for specific research projects.
  • May conduct literature searches and summarize information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Documents results of experiments and reports to principal investigators.
  • May supervise, schedule and coordinate the activities of less experienced research staff.
Minimum Qualifications


Required: Master's degree in Basic Science or a related field.  Experience in lieu of degree will not be accepted.


Required: Three years of relevant experience typically as a Research Assistant, Research Technician or Postdoctoral Fellow/Associate.





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



Apply Now

Please mention to the employer that you saw this ad on