Research Assistant I - Medicine - Gastroenterology (90002359)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7086956 (Ref:8992-en_US)

Posted: October 11, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, is looking to hire an competent and reliable Research Assistant I to manage day to day operations of  projects for Dr. Dong's research projects. This position requires conducting research experiments and overseeing multiple ongoing projects. The candidate will focus on research about mechanisms that regulate obesity associated metabolic diseases and cancer and developing novel therapeutic strategies. It is the responsibility of this candidate to support the PI for various studies, existing and initiating new, to continue to support the College's Research Mission.

Job Duties

  • Conducts research experiments to help PI meet grant deliverables.
  • Consents, Collects and analyzes data for several ongoing experiments, presenting weekly to PI.
  • Conducts literature searches and summarizes information in an appropriate format for a particular study, and assists in publication.
  • Administrates and manage research procedures.
  • Oversees lab equipment and lab space.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a Basic Science or a related field.
  • Two years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a related field.





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:#7086956 (Ref:8992-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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