Texas Tech University HSC Research Aide in Abilene, Texas
HSC Research Aide
Requisition ID 9565BR
Work Location Abilene
Org Level 1 Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Campus HSC - Abilene
Department Immunotherapeutics Dept Abi
Position Description Performs specialized work in conducting original research. Work is performed under general supervision with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project.
Major/Essential Functions *Conduct research in laboratory and animal facility
Occasional Duties *Writing manuscripts
*Attend lab meetings
Required Qualifications Bachelor's degree particular field of science or engineering.
Preferred Qualifications Applicant should demonstrate potential for imaginative research. Applcant should be highly motivated individual who wants to contribute through his/her research to the development of the vibrant research Department of Immunotherapeutics & Biotechnology. Knowledge in microbiology, immunology and medical terminologies/subjects as well as a deep understanding of biological process in living organisms is required. Applicant should have skills in tissue imaging, flow cytometry and animal in vivo experimentation. In addition, knowledge in modern research practices, methods, resources, and standards is required. Ability to organize, work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives and exercise independent judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities, and ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other employees and the public are mandatory.
EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
Does this position work in a research laboratory? Yes
Are select agents used in this laboratory? No
Required Attachments Professional/Personal References
Resume / CV
Job Type Full Time
Pay Basis Hourly
Minimum Hire Rate 13.41
Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
Travel Required Up to 25%
Grant Funded? Yes
Job Group Technical/Paraprofessional
Removal Date 12/14/2017