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

*Data analysis

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

Cover Letter

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%

Shift Day

Grant Funded? Yes

Job Group Technical/Paraprofessional

Removal Date 12/14/2017