Research Technician II

Job Purpose

The Department of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking applicants for a research technician position. The technician will work in a multi-disciplinary team to study new mouse models of neurodevelopmental disorders and develop gene therapies for these disorders. The technician will have the opportunity to perform a variety of techniques in molecular biology, mouse genetics, mouse behavior, histology, imaging, and electrophysiology. The technician will also be encouraged to independently carry out a research project.

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 results of experiments.
  • Selects, evaluates and applies techniques used in routine research.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.

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
  • Background in math, physics, or engineering.

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


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