Research Assistant-2

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: College Station, TEXAS
Job Type: FullTime

Job Title

Research Assistant-2

Agency

Texas A&M University Health Science Center

Department

Pharmacy - Instruction

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

College Station, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

What we believe

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability.  Diverse perspectives, talents and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values .”

Who we are

As one of the fastest-growing academic health centers in the nation, the Texas A&M University Health Science Center encompasses five colleges and numerous centers and institutes working together to improve health through transformative education, innovative research and team-based health care delivery.

What we want

The College of Pharmacy is looking for a Research Assistant to serve as a member of the Pharmaceutical Sciences team. We desire an individual who subscribes to and supports our commitment as stated above. The successful applicant will bring an expert level of experience to the position and understand the demands of supporting executives in a fast-paced environment. This person must be professional, enjoy working in a high-volume environment and be able to apply strong organizational skills while being flexible in their daily routine. If this is you, we invite you to apply to become a member of our team.

Required Education:

  • Appropriate Bachelor’s or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry or molecular biology

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience drafting manuscripts based on experimental results.
  • Experience interpreting and analyzing data, compiling results, preparing reports, and presenting their conclusions.

Required Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.
  • Ability to communicate with others.
  • Ability to mentor and train junior students or undergraduate research students in the laboratory.
  • Ability to perform standard molecular biology, tissue culture, and animal related studies.
  • Ability to work independently on his/her project
  • Ability to read and comprehend literature in his/her field

Preferred Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to effectively work with diverse individuals and communities. 

Job Responsibilities

  • The research assistant will intensively participate in data analysis and preliminary data collection and also provide support for establishing a workshop for interprofessional education
  • The student will also compile data files set from research teams.
  • The assigned work will be extended to collect, interpret, and analyze data, compile results, prepare reports, and present their conclusions.
  • Under the supervision of Pl and other team members, the research assistant will organize the interprofessional collaboration between the pharmacy students and the students of the kinesiology and criminal justice disciplines.
  • The research assistant will also assist in the design of survey, case-based interprofessional practice and to analyze the preliminary data.
  • The student will also participate in poster and podium presentation of the collected results.
  • Other duties as assigned



Instructions to Applicants: Applications received by Texas A&M University and TAMHSC, must either have all job application data entered or a resume attached. Failure to provide all job application data or a complete resume could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. We encourage all applicants to upload a resume or use a LinkedIn profile to pre-populate the online application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.



Job Title

Research Assistant-2

Agency

Texas A&M University Health Science Center

Department

Pharmacy - Instruction

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

College Station, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

What we believe

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability.  Diverse perspectives, talents and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values .”

Who we are

As one of the fastest-growing academic health centers in the nation, the Texas A&M University Health Science Center encompasses five colleges and numerous centers and institutes working together to improve health through transformative education, innovative research and team-based health care delivery.

What we want

The College of Pharmacy is looking for a Research Assistant to serve as a member of the Pharmaceutical Sciences team. We desire an individual who subscribes to and supports our commitment as stated above. The successful applicant will bring an expert level of experience to the position and understand the demands of supporting executives in a fast-paced environment. This person must be professional, enjoy working in a high-volume environment and be able to apply strong organizational skills while being flexible in their daily routine. If this is you, we invite you to apply to become a member of our team.

Required Education:

  • Appropriate Bachelor’s or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry or molecular biology

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience drafting manuscripts based on experimental results.
  • Experience interpreting and analyzing data, compiling results, preparing reports, and presenting their conclusions.

Required Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.
  • Ability to communicate with others.
  • Ability to mentor and train junior students or undergraduate research students in the laboratory.
  • Ability to perform standard molecular biology, tissue culture, and animal related studies.
  • Ability to work independently on his/her project
  • Ability to read and comprehend literature in his/her field

Preferred Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to effectively work with diverse individuals and communities. 

Job Responsibilities

  • The research assistant will intensively participate in data analysis and preliminary data collection and also provide support for establishing a workshop for interprofessional education
  • The student will also compile data files set from research teams.
  • The assigned work will be extended to collect, interpret, and analyze data, compile results, prepare reports, and present their conclusions.
  • Under the supervision of Pl and other team members, the research assistant will organize the interprofessional collaboration between the pharmacy students and the students of the kinesiology and criminal justice disciplines.
  • The research assistant will also assist in the design of survey, case-based interprofessional practice and to analyze the preliminary data.
  • The student will also participate in poster and podium presentation of the collected results.
  • Other duties as assigned



Instructions to Applicants: Applications received by Texas A&M University and TAMHSC, must either have all job application data entered or a resume attached. Failure to provide all job application data or a complete resume could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. We encourage all applicants to upload a resume or use a LinkedIn profile to pre-populate the online application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.


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