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POST DATE 8/11/2016
END DATE 10/13/2016

Methodist Houston, TX

Company
Methodist
Location
Houston, TX
AJE Ref #
575846729
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
25897
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Summary

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Develops research methods and performs research activities.

2. Documents research results and writes reports of results for presentation and/or publication in professional journals and other publications.

3. Assists in maintaining the functionality and operations of the Principal Investigator`s laboratory.

4. Animal handling, which may include animal husbandry

5. Collection and organized storage of tissue and blood specimens. Work on and contribute to collaborative research teams.

5. Follows all safety rules while on the job. Reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards. Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace.

6. Demonstrates the componets of the I CARE values.

7. Adheres to policies & procedures established by TMHRI.

8. Performs other duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor`s degree required. Must be enrolled in a Master`s or Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree program.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Experience requirement will vary depending upon the individual department`s field of research.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED

N/A

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

1. Requires effective written & verbal communication skills.

2. Time management skills

3. Experience with database/spreadsheet.

4. Requires knowledge of good laboratory practice.

5. Familiarity with multiple research methodologies, techniques, and resources.
Equal Employment Opportunity

Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Overview

At Houston Methodist, Leading Medicine is more than a description of what we do; it's who we are. We take our responsibility as Houston's premier health care system seriously, and with a national reputation for excellence in patient care, innovation and research, we hold ourselves and the careers we build to a higher standard. Our culture is diverse, dynamic and challenging. We believe in our I Care Values and conduct ourselves with Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect for others and a commitment to Excellence. Discover the difference for yourself and join Houston Methodist.

Company Size:
5,001-10,000 Employees
Industry
Health Care
Founded:
1919
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Headquarters:
8100 Greenbriar
Houston, TX 77030

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