Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7234049 (Ref:18968-en_US)

Posted: April 2, 2024

Job Description


A part-time position for a Student Helper is available in the laboratory of Dr. Yingbin Fu at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), Houston, Texas. Dr. Fu is a scientist with research focus on age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of irreversible blindness in the seniors. The lab aims to understand the mechanisms and to develop novel treatments of AMD by using a combination of animal models, in vivo imaging, ocular drug delivery, gene therapy, and histopathology. The Student Helper will work closely with the PI to coordinate or carryout duties within the laboratory as related to research. This is a great opportunity for one that seeking a degree in the sciences or has an interest in basic science research. The position requires a minimum of 12 hours per week.

Job Purpose

Provides temporary administrative or laboratory support to a department while gaining practical work experience.  

Job Duties

  • Provides office administrative support.
  • Provides research administrative and/or technical support. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be enrolled in high school or be a high school graduate (or equivalent secondary education) or enrolled in an institution of higher education. 
  • No experience required.



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:#7234049 (Ref:18968-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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