JOB DESCRIPTION: Conducts a variety of non-routine research assignments
Bachelor's degree in basic science or equivalent and 5 years of related
experience or Master's degree in basic science or equivalent and 3 years of
related experience required.
Specific Job Related Duties:
Plans, coordinates and directs moderately complex research experiments
following general technical procedures.
Establishes and oversees quality control measures for assigned project
Makes modification to research procedures as determined by Principal
Contributes to scientific analysis and interpretation of projects.
Maintains records of all tests performed and data collected, compiles and
tabulates data, provides analysis of results.
Confers with lab staff regarding results obtained and receives suggestions
for modification to procedures and interpretation of final data.
Ensures the accurate assembly, calibration, operation and modification of
a variety of laboratory equipment as defined by appropriate guidelines.
Makes minor modifications and repairs to equipment as necessary.
Independently performs literature searches as outlined by the Principal
Oversees lab inventory of supplies and equipment.
May provide guidance to junior research staff.
Performs experiments in vitro and with animals
Adheres to internal controls established
Commensurate with experience; 100% grant funded.
Animal Science/Care Surgery
Tabulation of Data
Technical Writing Experience
Preferred Work Experience:
Persons with experience working with animals preferred.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:
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race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation,
gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status,
or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or
local laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA Federal
Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women,
minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.