Laboratory Director

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7110221 (Ref.No. 13038-en_US)
Posted: September 10, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center (DLDCCC) has an immediate opening for a Laboratory Director. This position is for the new DLDCCC Director's research lab where the Lab Director will support several principle investigators in one or more designated oncology disease areas. This support includes, but is not limited to planning, coordinating scientific projects and research, as well as providing technical support and guidance to faculty and PIs. This is a new lab site set up and will require a self starter who can take initiative and progress as seamlessly as possible to full operations (quick turn around upon transition).

Job Duties

  • Assist with development and oversight of grant budgets, expenditure of grant funds and reporting of expenses
  • Design, maintain, update intranet and internet laboratory information for public and private sites
  • Establish procedures for lab protocol, to include lab equipment, maintenance, repair, and inventory
  • Supervise lab staff
  • Conduct lab research with PIs
  • Manage time and multiple projects efficiently while prioritizing deadlines and projects
  • Maintain a high quality work production in the context of working in a research lab within an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a Basic Science or a related field.
  • Five years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a related field.



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.