Research Associate | Microbiology And Immunology | UTMB

Website University of Texas Medical Branch

Research Associate | Microbiology And Immunology | UTMB

Min Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in basic science or equivalent; no experience required.

Job Description: Performs varying standardized laboratory assignments and experiments.

Salary Range: From $29,120 To $43,680 Annually

Specific Job-Related Duties

  • Under direct supervision, performs standard research assignments involving a series of related operations.
  • Sets up and conducts standard research experiments following detailed technical instructions.
  • Prepares biological assays and conducts basic quantitative and qualitative analysis.
  • Maintains records of all tests performed and data collected.
  • Assists in the compilation and tabulation of data and provide preliminary analysis.
  • Assembles, calibrates, operates, and makes minor modifications to a variety of laboratory equipment as defined by appropriate guidelines.
  • Adheres to internal controls established for the department.
  • Performs related duties as required.


  • Biological Analysis
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Qualitative Analysis
  • Tabulation of Data
  • Equipment Calibration
  • Standard Laboratory Equipment

Preferred Work Experience

  • Cell culture techniques and experience culturing a wide array of in vitro cultures including, but not limited to: standard virological cell lines (VERO), human airway cell lines, and primary human airway cultures.
  • Organization Skills

Equal Employment Opportunity
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Research Associate | Microbiology And Immunology | UTMB

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