Research Technician I

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7115944 (Ref.No. 13797-en_US)
Posted: November 12, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Dr. Jung is seeking a technician to carry out routine laboratory procedures as directed. These will include biochemical sample preparations for Mass Spectrometry based Proteomics. The technician would also include Mass Spectrometry operation, maintenance and data collection.

Job Duties

  • Performs routine biochemical and cell biological assays using standard operating procedures.
  • Works on sample preparation for Mass Spectrometry based -Omics research.
  • Conducts enzymatic digestion of proteins and peptide separation.
  • Works on daily operation and maintenance of Mass Spectrometry instruments.
  • Performs Mass Spectrometry data collection and processes using computer software. 
  • Works on preparation of routine laboratory chemical supplies, and buffers.
  • Reports and documents results of experiments.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Two years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in biological sciences and experience in mass spectrometry or column chromatography (HPLC).
  • One year experience in lab work and must have basic laboratory skill.



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.