Research Technician II

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7106149 (Ref.No. 12429-en_US)
Posted: July 22, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Research Technician II performs responsible research work of an advanced nature requiring and expertise specific to neuroscience research. Uses own initiative or is supervised by hiring manager in planning and completing advanced medical or research experiments in accordance with general directions from the principal investigator. 

Job Duties

  • Maintains laboratory operations, conditions existing equipment, and schedules laboratory activities and procedures.
  • Coordinates purchases of equipment and supplies.
  • Schedules service for equipment and orders laboratory supplies.
  • Performs general laboratory procedures and maintains laboratory organization.
  • Ensures compliance of policies and regulations of laboratory and research personnel.
  • Coordinates and conducts research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • Develops research techniques and performs applications required for specific research projects.
  • Conducts literature searches and summarizes information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Assists in development and updates of protocols and submissions to Animal and Human Committees.
  • Trains and orients less experienced research staff.
  • Supervises, schedules and coordinates the activities of staff involved with animal research.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • No experience required.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.