MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Scientist in Houston, Texas
Lab- Based Work On-Site
Assists in the development and design of clinical and transnational research goals and objectives. Prepares data and information related to protocols, grants, abstracts, and manuscript submissions.
JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
Translational Research Projects and Initiatives: Plans, organizes, coordinates, and participates in scientific clinical research projects. Assists the Principal Investigator in the development and design of clinical and translational research to ensure value and feasibility of proposal.
Data Analysis: Designs and maintains management reports on the databases for various research studies. Analyzes and evaluates research data and revises techniques and approaches to work problems.
Publications/ Manuscripts and Presentations : Collaborates on the research findings and participates in the presentation of research results via verbal presentations, abstracts, publications, and posters. Compose technical reports, abstracts, slide presentations, spreadsheets, posters, and manuscripts for submission to corporate and federal sponsors, conferences, and scientific journals.
Other duties as assigned
Exposure to blood, bodily fluids, and/or tissue
Hazardous Chemicals and Materials
Exposure to animals
PhD in one of the natural sciences or related field or Medical degree.
With PhD, no experience required. With Medical degree, two years of experience in experimental or scientific work.
Research lab experience; In vitro Molecular Biology (tissue culture, gene expression, knockdowns, In vivo Molecular Biology (Transgenic and experimental mice handling, animal colony management, xenograft experiments, excellent written and oral communication skills and data analysis.
It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html
Requisition ID: 160297
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
Work Week: Days
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 64,400
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 80,500
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 96,600
FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay
Fund Type: Soft
Work Location: Onsite
Pivotal Position: Yes
Referral Bonus Available?: Yes
Relocation Assistance Available?: Yes
Science Jobs: Yes