Intern/Aide

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7252263 (Ref.No. 19665-en_US)
Posted: June 5, 2024

Job Description

Summary

The candidate will be trained in lab duties associated with bacteriologic techniques, and form a team like atmosphere where collegiality and academic interests are accentuated. He will join a highly motivated group of microbiologists searching for microbial genes and functions that can transform and revolutionize medical discovery. He will be surrounded by Ph.D

Job Purpose

Provides temporary administrative or laboratory support to a department while gaining practical work experience.

Job Duties

  • Grows bacteria and testing their levels.
  • Isolates and purifies phage.
  • Tests phage and environmental samples for new phage.
  • Makes buffers and reagents.
  • Operates an evolution machine and growth bioreactors.
  • Operates a microbe catching device.
  • Grows libraries of genes and testing for function.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be enrolled in high school or be a high school graduate (or equivalent secondary education) or enrolled in an institution of higher education.

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.