The primary purpose of the Laboratory Assistant will be to conduct responsible research work in laboratory diagnostics. This is a part-time benefit eligible position working approximately 20 hours per week.
Perform laboratory work in molecular and cellular biology and immunology, including but not limited to DNA preparation, PCR, and ELISA.
Ensure quality control of laboratory procedures, including test validations.
Data entry, cleaning, and analysis.
Assist with the maintenance of lab equipment and environment.
Perform additional routine laboratory procedures to assist in the lab's research.
Maintain an accurate, up-to-date, organized, and legible lab notebook that records all data according to methods requested.
Conduct literature searches and summarizes information in an appropriate format.
Analyze results of experiments and reports to principal investigators.
High School diploma or GED.
Six months 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.