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 #: 116686

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. Experiments and research:

  • Coordinates and conducts experiments and carries out research projects in Cancer Biology.

2. Equipment:

  • Constructs, assembles and operates laboratory apparatus and equipment.

3. Reads literature:

  • Reads literature and confers with superiors regarding new procedures and modifies them according to the needs of the project.

4. Data and records:

  • Records and evaluates data obtained in accordance with methods requested.

  • Maintains accurate, detailed records and experimental data and protocols.

5. Trains personnel:

* Trains other lab personnel in appropriate procedures/processes.

  • Develops a step-by-step written procedure outlining the specific actions required to conduct the experiment before proceeding.


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.