Research Assistant I – Molecular Neuroscience


Baylor College

Division: Center for Precision Environmental Healt

Schedule: Monday – Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Work Location: Houston, TX
Salary Range: $38,212 – $51,683
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Requisition ID: 15755
The Arey Lab in the Center for Precision Environmental Health is looking for a talented individual to join the team. This position requires an individual who is self-motivated with existing research experience capable of independently preparing and organizing lab reagents, performing experiments, and record keeping.
Job Duties
  • Order reagents for the laboratory and communicates with vendors when necessary.
  • Help maintain organization of lab protocols, reagents, and C. elegans strains.
  • Analyze data along with generating figures of results.
  • Perform complex procedures and refine protocols required for specific research projects.
  • Conduct literature searches and summarize information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Documents results of experiments and reports to principal investigators.
  • Present and discuss results of experiments in laboratory group meeting sessions.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Applicants should have familiarity with laboratory techniques, and previous professional experience related to working in a biological laboratory and with C. elegans is preferred.
  • Experience with molecular biology is preferred.
  • Candidate should also keep a detailed laboratory manual.



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