Research Assistant I

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7116247 (Ref.No. 13855-en_US)
Posted: November 17, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Research Assistant I to manage day to day operations of projects for Dr. Jalal's research projects. This position requires conducting research experiments and overseeing multiple ongoing projects. The RA I will focus on Hepatology research, presenting data to PI weekly. It is the responsibility of the RA I  to support the PI for various studies, existing and initiating new, to continue to support the College's Research Mission.

Job Duties

  • Assist with Grant Writing, IRB submission
  • Conduct research experiments to help PI meet grant deliverables
  • Consent, Collect and analyze data for several ongoing clinical trials, presenting weekly to PI
  • Initiate new awards and protocols
  • Conduct literature searches and summarize information in an appropriate format for a particular study, and assist in publication
  • Administer and manage research procedures
  • Oversee lab equipment and lab space

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a related field
  • Organized, self-motivated, teamwork, works well under pressure, multitasking



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.