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Research Associates handle various types of studies and trials and are responsible for collecting and organizing data. Other duties mentioned on the average resume sample for Research Associate include recruiting and training team members, maintaining databases, gathering and analyzing data, writing reports, presenting findings, and budgeting. Based on our most successful example resumes, these experts should be knowledgeable about their field of activity and demonstrate organization, teamwork, time management, and good communication skills. A Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a relevant field is usually required.

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Research Associate

Assist with USAID TRAction Project: "Designing and Evaluating Behavior Change Interventions to Improve the Adoption and Use of Improved Cookstoves"

  • Deployed household surveys at field site in India (December 2013) and led implementation of improved cookstove maintenance program and qualitative interviews (June-November 2014)
  • Developed, tested and implemented randomized control trial and surveys to test effectiveness of maintenance program
  • Trained and supervised six field teams (total of 35 enumerators)
  • Aided in quantitative (STATA) and qualitative (NVivo) data analysis
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Anthropology
MS
Global Health
2

Senior Registrar & Research Associate, Department of Neurosurgery

Dedicated to improving patient's quality of life; conservative Surgeon with history of positive patient outcomes

  • Actively involved with all major activities of ward and surgery
  • Average 250 cases per year
  • Spearheaded research projects and instructed medical students, medical interns, research interns and residents.
  • Created ATLS workshops and training courses for junior doctors
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
3

Research Associate III, Supervisor

Supervised 45+ staff for CFR 210/211 compliance, Certified for cGMP/cGLP, BSL-3 and clean-room work

  • Successfully developed and tested clinical assays for two products approved by the FDA for human use
  • Performance based promotions to two higher levels of Research Associate and then to Supervisor
  • Completed Leadership Development program
Candidate Info
43
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
4

Research Associate

Part of Program for International Student Assessment 2009 contract team, funded by the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

  • Assisted with day-to-day management of technical aspects for NCES contract to collect student assessment data in reading, math, and science literacy for U.S. participation in PISA:2009.
  • Prepared materials and adapted international assessment instruments and background questionnaires to U.S. English.
  • Conducted statistical analyses of the data, and produced the U.S. national report (NCES 2011-004).
  • Prepared Public-Use and Restricted-Use Data Files, Electronic Codebooks, and User Guide.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Art History
MA
Humanities And Social Thought
PhD
Education Policy
5

Research Associate

Design Methodologies team in TSU researches on a Boeing sponsored Renewable Energy System with focus on Solar PV, Wind Turbine, Thermoelectric generator, Piezoelectric generator and Lithium-ion battery as storage medium.

  • Awarded [company name] Research Assistantship for the duration of my studies
  • Developed, designed and provided background research on Renewable Energy Systems for efficient and effective energy management in residential application.
  • Led 5 students on energy harvesting implementation with Lithium-ion battery in aircraft.
  • Served as instructor for: Engineering graphics, Fluid Dynamics, Thermodynamics, and Numerical Analysis.
  • Developed an implementable Hybrid Energy model for developing country; Model reduced the cost of energy by 30%. Results was published and presented at ASME Conference in Montreal, Canada.
  • Carried out feasibility study to evaluate potential modification on technology and processes with specific emphasis on environmental impact and energy savings.
  • Assisted in preparation of monthly progress reports and presentation to research sponsors
  • Extensively used MS Project, MS Access, MS Visio, Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point, SPSS, HOMER, Matlab, Solidworks and FEA simulation
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Mechanical Engineering
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Mechanical Engineering
6

Senior Research Associate

Synthesized inhibitors of TRPA1 with improved physical properties, which reached a Go/No-Go decision in 7 months.

  • Independently designed and synthesized two backup series for the TRPA1 project.
  • Rapidly synthesized a key metabolite by solving stability issues and optimizing reaction conditions.
  • Served as a local chemistry expert by offering suggestions to other RA's on improved lab techniques and alternative reaction conditions to solve synthetic issues, especially on array chemistry
  • Supervised and provided synthetic guidance to a co-op student on LpxC project.
  • Independently synthesized analogs for non-beta lactam penicillin binding protein inhibitor project aimed at developing molecules that target similar binding sites as beta lactams, but with a different mechanism of action to overcome resistance
  • Completed 11 step synthesis of NBL-PBP inhibitor which prepared 500mg for PK/PD studies
  • Authored and presented exploratory research proposal to the internal project management and leadership teams
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Chemistry
MS
Chemistry
7

Research Associate

  • Sorted and validated data from Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, Government and other public databases. Use statistical and technical analysis to predict future results.
  • Produced charts, tables and figures for monthly INSIGHT newsletter.
  • Updated and maintained automated derivative pricing, risk analysis, and portfolio tracking software using Thomson Reuters Eikon and Excel for the in-house portfolio management team.
  • Primary researcher for A. Gary Shilling's The Age of Deleveraging, published in 2010 by John Wiley & Sons. #1 Finance Book on Amazon within one week of release.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Economics
8

Research Associate

Led teams of 3-4 undergraduate researchers, managed 2 laboratories, and conducted original research.

  • Conducted original research and authored 3 peer-reviewed journal articles improving knowledge of entomopathogenic nematodes and symbiosis
  • Presented at 3 national conferences and was a featured presenter for the Society of Nematology National Conference
  • Developed and mentored undergraduate researchers leading several to author peer-reviewed journal articles
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MS
Biology
9

Research Associate

Scheduled calendar for entire group to maintain steady work-flow months in advance

  • Extensive experience working on various lab equipment and computers
  • Performed and analyzes all of our groups flow cytometry for publication
  • Created new panels and procedures to look at different cell types targeted by our vaccine
  • Developed and maintained flow antibody database log for efficient organization of stock
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Biology
10

Clinical Research Associate

Collected and organized data from patients collected during clinical research trials

  • Coordinated and processed results gained from long-term usage and testing of medical drugs, products and other medical procedures relating to the clinical research
  • Ensured clinical trials stayed on track with the trial objective and complied with federal regulations
  • Monitored patient cases and explained proper procedures for clinical testing and used reference material as an additional aide
  • Maintained database of patients information
  • Analyzed data collected from patients during the clinical research trial
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
C
Medical Assisting
Business Management/human Resource Management
Nursing

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