Research Technician II - Pediatrics - Infectious Disease (90002436)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7065859 (Ref:3698-en_US)

Posted: April 22, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Faculty member in the Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases is seeking a research technician with excellent collaboration and communication skills. Our research is aimed at understanding the responses of bone marrow and hematopoietic stem cells to infection using molecular and cellular biology techniques. Applicants must be comfortable working with laboratory animals and blood. Opportunities for independence and rapid advancement commensurate with abilities.

Job Duties
  •     General lab duties such as ordering, restocking solutions, washing dishes, and autoclaving pipette tips.
  •     Standard molecular biology techniques including PCR, cloning, RNA isolation, ELISA.
  •     Animal work including mouse breeding, weaning, genotyping, and bleeding.
  •     Conduct simple experiments with supervision.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: Bachelor's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • Experience Required: None Required.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: None Required.
Preferred Qualifications
  •     Master's degree in a related field.
  •     One year or more related work experience in biomedical sciences research.
  •     Prior experience with mouse colony maintenance, flow cytometry, and maintenance of tissue culture cell lines.






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



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7065859 (Ref:3698-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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