ACM RESEARCH ASSOCIATE II - Cv Surg Thoracic Transplant Research
Houston Methodist Research Institute - Houston, TX

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To provide advanced technical research skills and establish test methods and procedures under the direction of Department Chairperson or Research Scientist (Faculty).

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Duties May Include:
  • Directs Laboratory Research
Plans, directs and coordinates laboratory research projects (Medium to high complexity)

Determines specific goals objectives to be attained

Assigns and reviews work of research project staff

Oversees team of Research Assistants, Post Docs 1-3, and participants from other TMHRI labs

Establishes and maintains quality control of project operations
  • Grant Writing and Publications
Plans research (Medium to high complexity)

Analyses data (Medium to high complexity)

Reviews scientific literature
  • General Laboratory Duties
Defines problems and possible solutions

Adheres to internal controls established for Department
  • Safety and Regulatory Compliance
Writes and maintains regulatory and safety committee applications/protocols

Adheres to and assists with customizing of TMH & TMHRI Safety Procedures for Laboratory
  • Demonstrates the components of the ICARE values statement
  • Follows safety rules while on the job. Reports accidents promptly and corrects safety hazards. Compiles all hospital required and job-related in-services and applies the information needed
  • Performs other duties as assigned
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

MS with 10+ yrs experience

Or

Terminal Degree with 5+ yrs experience

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and balance many competing priorities
  • Proficient in spreadsheet, word-processing, and presentation software
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills
  • Maintains a positive and supportive attitude and demeanor
  • Professional handling of exposure to confidential/sensitive information
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Ability to work in office setting, involving the use of office equipment and supplies. Ability to work in a laboratory and/or animal research facility. Work in animal research facility requires health evaluation and approval by TMH Employee Health/TMH Wellness.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT
  • The working environment is varied to include general office, with normal amount of lifting, carrying and walking
  • Demonstrates the ability to use computer technology to review and analyze data, plan and communicate

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