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Research Assistants provide operational and administrative support to Research Managers. Common work duties listed on a Research Assistant resume example are updating records, overseeing experiments, handling samples, implementing testing methods, and supervising technicians. Qualifications such as technical skills, strategic planning, confidentiality, organization and teamwork are often seen on well-written sample resumes. Cultural awareness and communication skills also influence work outcome. At least an Associate's Degree in a related area of study is necessary for this role.

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Research Assistant

Studied the effects of filter-feeders on seston abundance in a 1600 meter riffle of a river

  • Developed materials and methods for data collection and analysis
  • Completed field work in a river using several filtering tools
  • Performed lab work with filtration systems and drying/heating ovens; used microscopes to identify benthic
  • Designed and created a scientific poster presented at July 2012 science presentation
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Biology
Interdisciplinary
Entrepreneurship
2

Research Assistant

The Role of MSH2-MSH3 complex and the effect of MLH1-MLH3Latent Endonuclease activity on Tri-nucleotide Repeats.

  • Techniques required for strain construction
  • Performed and analyzed Southern Blots
  • Learned the Techniques of preparing and digesting plasmids.
  • Preformed multiple transformations.
  • Ran SDS as well as Agarose gels and evaluated results.
  • Learned techniques of preparing different type of plate media, both drug and non-drug resistant.
  • Recorded and maintained a professionally reviewed journal of results and data.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
HS
History
BS
Biology
MS
Biomedical Sciences
3

Research Assistant

Worked as an intern and trained with a 10-team research group that examined, explored, and improved space flight experiments with microorganisms. Skilled and familiar with the fundamental lab procedures in buffer preparation, titration, pipetting, pH meter, analytical balances and safety health measurements.

  • Gathered data and maintained accurate records for the laboratory
  • Provided first class communication and collaboration with coworkers
  • Skilled at detecting, resolving issues, and understanding and analyzing data
  • Reviewed and abided by all regulatory and compliance requirements in all experiments
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Business Administration
BS
Biology
4

Research Assistant

Worked on "Activity-Mobility Patterns based on Students UB Card Transactions" Research

  • Developed an algorithm that constructed students' continuous paths in space-time dimension using UB card
  • Conducted survey to get detailed information of students' daily routine
  • Improved the algorithm by comparing survey information with the original algorithm
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Industrial And System Engineering
5

Research Assistant

Work on multidisciplinary research to find association between social inequalities and health

  • Conducted literature searches, helped in conducting quantitative analytical processes of data using SAS to test
  • Recruited and interviewed recent Chinese immigrants to evaluate their attitudes toward HIV positive patients
  • Transcript, translate 10 interview records and code 5 qualitative interview data
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Pharmacology
MS
Epidemiology
6

Research Assistant

Work on multidisciplinary research to find association between social inequalities and health

  • Conducted literature searches, helped in conducting quantitative analytical processes of data using SAS to test
  • Recruited and interviewed recent Chinese immigrants to evaluate their attitudes toward HIV positive patients
  • Transcript, translate 10 interview records and code 5 qualitative interview data
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Medicine
MS
Epidemiology
7

Research Assistant

Collaborated with a research team to evaluate maternal and infant home visiting services

  • Recruited and screened over 600 eligible participants using multiple platforms
  • Followed-up with a caseload of 300 participants which included administering phone surveys
  • Collecting and entering data at baseline and 6-months
  • Interviewed houseless youth at Outside In and adults at Central City Concern as part of a research project evaluating transitional housing programs
  • Scheduled and conducted two in-person assessments at baseline, 6-months and discharge
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Mental Health Counseling And Addictions
8

Research Assistant

Research study that examined the predictors of risk behaviors in inner city youths.

  • Recruited and scheduled study participants
  • Conducted interviews with adolescents and their caregivers
  • Coordinated follow-up mailing and telephone calls to ensure retention of study participants
  • Managed database of participants
  • Reviewed instruments for data accuracy
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
9

Market Research Assistant/recruiter

  • Analyzed survey data and summarized data using fact sheets, graphs, and tables.
  • Assisted in the launch of several top grossing mobile games from Disney and Marvel through research reports.
  • Responsible for all social media campaigns/promotions to help generate online visibility and brand awareness with target audiences.
  • Increased social media follower count by 40%.
  • Recruited participants for company focus groups.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Communications
10

Research Assistant

Carried out terrestrial laser scanning and processing of both terrestrial and airborne laser point clouds.

  • Successfully used statistics and machine learning algorithms like Random Forest to interpret geospatial data.
  • Assisted post-doctoral research fellow and PhD candidates in RS data collection, GIS analysis and statistical investigation.
  • Presented on the use of Machine Learning in remote sensing analysis as guest lecturer for GEOS 697 Advanced Remote Sensing class
  • Cooperated with government and nongovernment agencies (USGS, Joint Fire Science Program, etc.) to produce satisfactory deliverables
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Gis
MS
Hydrologic Sciences
Geomatics Engineering

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