Intern/Aide

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7254076 (Ref.No. 19722-en_US)
Posted: June 11, 2024

Job Description

Summary

The intern will receive hands-on instruction in techniques including genotyping, Western blotting, immunofluorscent staining and imaging, image quantification, and rodent husbandry and behavior.

Job Purpose

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

Job Duties

  • Performs mouse husbandry and genotyping of transgenic lines.
  • Assists with and performs molecular and behavioral (mouse) neuroscience studies.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • Performs complex procedures and follow established protocols required for specific research projects.
  • Documents results of experiments and reports to principal investigators.
  • Tracks the inventory for reagents and ensure necessary supplies are stocked.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: 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.