Research Associate II - Pediatric Vaccinology Job

    The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
    United States

    Job Description:

    Performs a variety of routine and non-routine research assignments and experiments and assists with lab maintenance responsibilities.

    Salary Range

    From $30,590 To $48,815 Annually

    Specific Job Related Duties

    Under general supervision, performs routine and non-routine research assignments and experiments of moderate complexity.

    Plans, coordinates, provides setup and conducts standard research experiments following general technical instructions.

    Prepares biological assays and conducts quantitative and qualitative analysis.

    Makes modifications to research procedures as determined by Principal Investigator.

    Maintains records of all tests performed and data collected and provides preliminary analysis of results.

    Assists in the compilation and tabulation of data and analysis of final data.

    Ensures the accurate assembly, calibration, operation and modification of a variety of laboratory equipment as defined by appropriate guidelines.

    Maintains lab for animal and environmental safety compliance.

    Maintains lab inventory of supplies and equipment.

    Performs literature searches as outlined by the Principal Investigator.

    May provide guidance to junior research staff.

    Adheres to internal controls established for department.

    Performs related duties as required.

    Preferred Skill/Competency

    Ability to coordinate multiple projects

    Preferred Work Experience

    Previous BSL 2 and ABSL 2 experience

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution which proudly values diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.