The Physiology and Anatomy Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Research Assistant to join our team. This is a research position requiring skills in laboratory organization and maintenance and various bench work skills. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to: * Write and modify experimental protocols, perform basic laboratory calculations, data entry, graphing, data analysis and interpretation, and maintenance of laboratory records. * Be compliant with safety and mission critical procedures. * Have excellent English communication and record keeping skills. * Follow instructions with attention to detail and learn new techniques as needed. * Meet deadlines. * Be independent, self-motivated, and use sound judgement in performing routine tasks. * Have a strong working knowledge of computers and standard software programs including Microsoft Office, statistical programs, and data acquisition programs with willingness to learn programs standard to the laboratory.