Research Technician I - Advanced Technology Cores (90002575)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7069528 (Ref:4710-en_US)

Posted: September 4, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


A Research Technician I conducts research projects for the Advanced In Vivo Models Core facility under the supervision of the shared resource facility director. This position will assist in the implementation, execution, acquisition and/or analysis of data for Core facility users. Other responsibilities include tracking and reporting Core user services and hours allocated to a project to the immediate lab supervisor to ensure collection of charge-backs.

Nature of certain projects may require occasional weekend work.


Work location:  Neurosensory Center, Texas Medical Center

Job Duties
  • Chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) in vivo egg model preparation and engraftment of cell culture or patient-derived xenografts for Core facility users on a weekly basis.
  • Follows projects through completion (i.e. from engraftment to analysis on assigned projects).
  • Acquires data including: Imaging tumors and CAM, tumor and relevant tissue dissection for processing, tissue DNA isolation and analysis, running qPCR and analysis, and detailed experimental procedure recording.
  • Compiles user data reports for assigned projects and will send to Core director for review and distribution to Core users.
  • Assists with research and development projects as time permits.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Associate's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Two years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.





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:#7069528 (Ref:4710-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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