Research Technician II - Children's Research Institute


Job Number: 91078
Category: Research & Laboratory
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 365007 - CRI-Lab Michalis Agathocleous
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

Bachelor's degree with major coursework in field of assignment and no experience required.

Two (2) years college with emphasis in coursework in field of assignment and two (2) years of laboratory experience at level of Laboratory Technical Assistant or equivalent.

High school graduation or GED and four (4) years laboratory experience to include two (2) years at level of Laboratory Technical Assistant or equivalent.

Job Duties

Performs routine scientific and medical research work in science area such as biology, chemistry, physics, or other related scientific field.

Assembles and/or operates various laboratory equipment and apparatus.

Records research data in accordance with prescribed procedures, discussing results with supervisor.

Assists in collection of data for project reports.

Reads literature and confers with supervisor concerning implementation of new procedures.

May plan for, and provide working supervision to, work of laboratory personnel of lower grade engaged in limited phase of research project.

Performs other duties as assigned.
Other Job Duties

The Children's Medical Center Research Institute (CRI) at UT Southwestern has an opportunity for a researcher to work on the connection between stem cells, metabolism and cancer.
This would be an ideal position for an enthusiastic researcher who wishes to embark on scientific research as part of a dynamic team.
We are looking for someone who will assist members of the laboratory with experimental work.
The successful candidate will work closely with the head of the laboratory and will be trained in diverse areas of biomedical research including cell and molecular biology, stem cell and cancer biology and mass spectrometry.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior technical expertise in molecular biology or biochemistry or mouse genetics is desirable but not essential.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.