Job Description

Extended Job Title
HSC Research Associate

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
285101 - Dept of Public Health Abi

Position Description
Performs specialized work in the planning, conducting and/or supervising of original research at TTUHSC. Responsible for participating in, planning, scheduling and/or supervising research projects and the interpretation of the results for publication. Work is performed under general supervision with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project. May supervise research and student assistants.

Requisition ID
22023BR

Optional Attachments
Recommendation/Referral

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
* Conduct Research in laboratory.  *
* Write and Execute Standard Operating Procedures. 
* Prepare scientific manuscripts and reports. 
* Collect field specimens at the human-animal nexus. 
* Supervise undergraduate and graduate students.  

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
15.64

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
Abilene

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with laboratory practices including mammalian cell culture, bacterial culture, molecular assays

Campus
HSC - Abilene

Department
Dept of Public Health Abi

Required Attachments
Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Research Staff

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Master's degree or specialized academic training beyond the Bachelor's level in a particular field of science or engineering equivalent to a Master's degree. One year research experience. Knowledge of modern research practices, the methods, resources, and standards thereof.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
Yes

Are select agents used in this laboratory?
Yes

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