University of Texas Health Science Center Research Assistant in San Antonio, Texas

Job Description

To provide routine technical assistance in performing assigned and delegated tasks in support of research projects. This includes assisting or conducting a variety of scientific experiments and research projects of limited complexity. collecting, evaluating and interpreting data for clinical& diagnostic research.

Job Duty

Responsibilities include assisting or conducting a variety of scientific experiments and research projects of limited complexity, collecting, evaluating and interpreting data for clinical and diagnostic research.

Job Duty

Provides routine technical assistance in performing assigned and delegated tasks in support of research projects.

Job Duty

Various laboratory techniques will be used, including: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), gel electrophoresis, restriction digests some bacterial work (litigations and transformations), DNA isolation, DNA purification, DNA quantification.

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Salary: Competitive

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a basic science.

Career Family: Research

Job Title: Research Assistant

Work Location: VA Hospital

Benefits Eligible?: Yes

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Number of hours per week: 40

Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle?: No

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Basic Science.

Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted: Yes

Percentage Of Time: 25

Job Duty: General lab maintenance and up keeping; keeping things organized and clean.

Requisition Number: 20163260

Type of Recruitment: Open Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA and non-UTHSCSA employees)

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please include your latest GPA on your resume.

Security Sensitive Statement: All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.