Applications are invited for Research Technician positions in the the Department of Translational & Vascular Biology at University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Tyler, and Texas. The broad area of investigation includes atherosclerosis, hypertension, cardiac preconditioning, myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury and acute lung injury. Proven record of experience in mice handling, strain cross-breeding, genotyping, biochemistry and molecular biology techniques such as PCR analysis, cloning, Western blotting and cell culture are desirable. The ideal candidate will have Bachelors or Masters in Biology with excellent training record and demonstrated skills in rodent handling, biochemistry and molecular biology. The Research Technician is expected to work with partial supervision, analyze data and maintain accurate experimental and mice breeding records. Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives based on project knowledge is a plus. Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other research personnel and working in a team environment is expected. The applicant should submit most recent CV and names of three references who have been associated with the candidate’s work to Dr. Kumuda Das (email@example.com.).
UT Health Northeast strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status.
UT Health Northeast requires pre-employment drug screening and a criminal background check on all hires. Specific job requirements or physical location of some positions allocated to this classification may render this position security sensitive, and thereby subject to the provisions of Section 51.215, Texas Education Code.