26 days old

Seasonal Hire - Virtual Research Tech - Texas Medical Center

UTHealth
Houston, TX 77002
  • Job Code
    210000MX

POSITION SUMMARY:

This position will work virturally. This position entails developing computer algorithms for segmenting Cyro-electron microscopy images of synthetic vesicles and mammalian membranes composed of different lipids. The applicant should have skills in programming, preferably in C and in MATLAB, but working experience with Mathematica is a definite plus.

POSITION KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Under close supervision, conducts research activities according to research protocol. Research activities may include some or all of the following: patient recruiting and screening, traditional laboratory experiments and activities, informatics, field interviewer recruiting, screening and training and/or animal laboratories.
  • May maintain clean laboratory equipment and/or work area to ensure a safe and efficient work environment.
  • Collects, evaluates, and interprets research data to provide needed information to principal investigators and other researchers. Updates notebooks, records, and databases as needed.
  • Stays abreast of new and updated protocols for research department.
  • Orders laboratory and/or other supplies as directed by senior research staff.
  • As needed, may coordinate the work of laboratory technicians and assistants to ensure efficient, timely and high quality results.
  • Complies with all governmental and University policies, rules, regulations, and codes.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • CERTIFICATIONS/SKILLS:

    None

    MINIMUM EDUCATION:

    Individuals must be a minimum age of 16 years.

    High School diploma or equivalent, preferred.

    MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:

    None

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

    Exerts up to 20 pounds occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently , and/or up to 5 pounds constantly to move objects. This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.

    SECURITY SENSITIVE: This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code 51.215





    Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-04-24
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