Senior Staff Scientist

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7117237 (Ref:14010-en_US)

Posted: December 3, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Radiology is seeking an experienced bench scientist to assist in multiple biomedical projects in the Translational Imaging Group. The Translational Imaging Group is matrix-managed, and consists of 5 PI's who are all extramurally funded. The group currently holds 4 NIH grants and several Foundation and Industrial grants.

Job Duties

  • Manage all the TIGr animal colonies, consisting of several mouse strains over approximately 10 IACUC protocols.
  • Perform breeding, weaning, genotyping, identification marking, maintenance, and necropsies on animals in each of the colonies as needed per project requirements.
  • Perform biological assays on samples as directed by project PI's and leaders.
  • Perform microscopy and image analysis on samples as directed by project PI's and leaders.
  • Perform cell culture studies as needed for projects.
  • Provide data summaries, figures, and document parts as directed by PI's and project leaders to assist in the writing of manuscripts and grant applications.
  • Review manuscripts critically prior to submission as part of authorship requirements. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Doctoral Degree. Experience may not be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Seven years of postdoctoral  research experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital core facilities is highly desirable.
  • A willingness to learn new techniques in support of projects is highly desirable.
  • Excellent sterile technique in all aspects of work is required.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


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.

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Job posting number:#7117237 (Ref:14010-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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