The University of Texas Medical Branch Research Associate I - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Research in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in basic science or equivalent; no experience required.


Performs varying standardized laboratory assignments and experiments.

Salary Range

$29,120 - $36,400 annually, commensurate with experience.

This position is in the pay band code: SC13.

Specific Job Related Duties

Under direct supervision, perform standard research assignments involving a series of related operations.

Set up and conduct standard research experiments following detailed technical instructions.

Prepare biological assays and conduct basic quantitative and qualitative analysis.

Maintain records of all tests performed and data collected.

Assemble, calibrate, operate and make minor modifications to a variety of laboratory equipment as defined by appropriate guidelines.

Adhere to internal controls established for department.

Perform related duties as required.

Preferred Skill/Competency

Biological Analysis

Quantitative Analysis

Qualitative Analysis

Tabulation of Data

Equipment Calibration

Standard Laboratory Equipment

Closing Statement


Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Title: Research Associate I - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Research

Job ID: 57201

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: SOMED