Research Technician II - Neurosurgery (90002101)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7074158 (Ref:5767-en_US)

Posted: January 15, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Summary

The Department of Neurosurgery is seeking a Research Technician II to work within a multi-disciplinary research team working collaboratively to identify and characterize epigenetic drivers of glioma initiation and progression with a long term goal of developing new therapies for pediatric brain tumors. Responsibilities will include helping to set up the lab, managing orders of lab supplies and equipment, assisting with lab operations such as mouse colony maintenance, and conducting routine experiments including, RNA and protein analysis and cellular assays.

Job Duties

  • Prepares and conducts laboratory research experiments.
  • Collects, compiles and analyzes data
  • Conducts literature searches and summarizes information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Documents and interprets results of experiments and reports to principal investigator.
  • Selects, evaluates and applies techniques used in routine research.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • Oversees the compilation of the lab manual, maintenance of lab equipment and environment.
  • Ensures proper maintenance of the lab autoclaving, making buffer solutions, cleaning glassware.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in biomedical science.
  • Previous work in animal models and experience with stereotactic rodent surgery.

 

 

 

 

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

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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:#7074158 (Ref:5767-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
Houston,Texas
United States
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