Job Description

Extended Job Title
HSC Research Scientist Garrison Institute on Aging

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
101301 - Garrison Institute on Aging

Position Description
ENGAGE IN RESEARCH IN THE AREA OF MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGICAL METHODS/TECHNIQUES OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE. 

Requisition ID
20851BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
WORK WILL CELLS, MOUSE MODELS OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND POSTMORTEM BRAIN TISSUES OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE PATIENTS. 

DEVELOP NEW PROCEDURES AND TECHNIQUES TO BE UTILIZED IN LABORATORY EXPERIMENTS. DEVELOP NEW APPLICATIONS FOR STANDARD PROCEDURES AND TECHNIQUES. 

CONTRIBUTE TO SCHOLARLY JOURNAL ARTICLES, ORAL PRESENTATIONS, AND ABSTRACTS. MAINTAIN CLEANLINESS OF THE LAB AND LAB EQUIPMENT. ORDER AND MAINTAIN ADEQUATE STOCK OF LAB SUPPLIES. 

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
23.72

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
Lubbock

Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
Garrison Institute on Aging

Required Attachments
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
Ph.D. in Biology or a related field, plus at least four years of related post-doctoral lab experience as stated in the essential functions for this position. In the alternative, will accept a Master's degree in biology or a related field plus at least six years of related lab experience as stated in the essential functions for this position. Must have experience working independently. Experience with molecular and cellular techniques as well as with performing general duties of the lab manager. Demonstrated effectiveness as a researcher. Applicants should have a record of activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of research. 

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
Yes

Are select agents used in this laboratory?
No

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