The University of Texas Medical Branch Research Associate I - Microbiology & Immunology in Galveston, Texas
Min Qualifications Bachelor's degree in basic science or equivalent; no experience required. JOB DESCRIPTION: Performs varying standardized laboratory assignments and experiments. Salary Range
From $29,120 To $43,680 Annually
Specific Job Related Duties
A research associate I position is available immediately to study immune response to emerging RNA virus infection in animal models and cell culture. A minimum of bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience in cellular immunology and/or animal experiments is preferred. The position is responsible for performance of Taqman RT-PCR, real-time PCR, flow cytometry, and ELISA on various samples from experiments. Animal breeding and some laboratory maintenance are also required. He/she must be willing to work with infectious agents at BSL2 and BSL3 levels, well organized and be able to work both independently as well as part of a team. Interactions include those with graduate students and Postdoctoral Fellows as well as other staff.
Equal Employment Opportunity UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job Type: Regular
Job Title: Research Associate I - Microbiology & Immunology
Job ID: 62013
Business Unit: SOMED