MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Asst II - Cancer Biology in Houston, Texas

Research Asst II - Cancer Biology

Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at

Research at

VP Science 710388

Requisition #: 116513

The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to

eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding

programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through

education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals,

employees and the public.

The salary range is min $ 34,400 mid $ 43,000 max $ 51,600.


1. Conduct cultures:

  • Cell culture experiments for testing of novel therapeutics.

2. Animal work:

  • Breeding and maintenance of mouse colonies, simple surgeries, therapeutic intervention, dosing animals via various routes.

3. Molecular biology work:

  • Perform wet bench work including genotyping, PCR, protein assays, western blot, immunohistochemistry, Histopathology

4. Data and records:

a) Records and evaluates data obtained in accordance with methods requested.

b) Maintains accurate, detailed records and experimental data and protocols.


Required: Bachelor's degree with major course works in one of the basic sciences.


Required: Two years experience in scientific or experimental research work. No experience required with preferred degree.

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.