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Research Specialists work for education institutions and are responsible for presenting research findings to school boards. Essential job duties seen on a Research Specialist example resume are conducting review surveys, collecting and analyzing data, developing evaluation plans, completing program evaluations, attending staff meetings, and interpreting educational data. Based on our collection of resumes in the field, essential job skills are research abilities, detail orientation, being able to manage large amounts of data, strong written and verbal communication skills, and computer competences. Most Research Specialists hold at least a Master’s Degree in their field.

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Research Specialist

Managed and designed in-vivo experimental procedures in selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) on metabolism and growth of broiler chickens.

  • Trained and worked with students; helped manage distant education classes.
  • Performed literature searches, wrote IACUC protocols, standard operating procedures and final reports.
  • Maintained all regulatory documents such as a laboratory safety plan, animal handling and radioactive training.
  • Formulated, calculated and administered drugs subcutaneously in broiler chickens.
  • Collected daily feed and body weights.
  • Measured oxygen consumption using calorimetric procedures.
  • Performed necropsies and collected organ weights.
  • Formatted and analyzed data using Excel, SigmaPlot, and Statistix.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Animal Science
MS
Animal Science
2

Research Specialist

  • Department of Animal Sciences - Molecular nutrition, non-ruminant
  • Laboratory Manager for practical swine nutrition laboratory.
  • Managed personnel in the laboratory, ensured compliance in USDA, FDA, and Illinois IACUC regulations; performed and taught research procedures, established and followed complex scheduling of animal experiments, interacted with scientific personnel and collaborators, established and maintained databases, assisted in determination of budgets and managed costs within the laboratory.
  • Performed a variety of specialized and complex procedures in the area of molecular and microbiology, as well as analytical chemistry.
  • Developed and maintained detailed documentation on all activities.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Agriculture
PhD
Molecular Genetics
PhD
Microbiology
3

Research Specialist

Support position for a large research project using mouse models of breast cancer to investigate the relationship between obesity and breast cancer recurrence.

  • Provided continuing support position for the TREC Project with increased responsibilities from previous position as temporary lab assistant.
  • Mouse colony maintenance: breeding and genotyping mice to maintain an active colony of multiple transgenic lines.
  • Assisted fellow technicians, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the lab as needed.
  • Assisted with mouse handling, data collection, data entry and sample cataloging and storage.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
MA
Nutrition
4

Research Specialist

  • Performed technical laboratory procedures such as immunoprecipitation, western blot, cell culture, and tandem mass spectrometry in support of research initiatives.
  • Assisted in animal surgeries. Maintained laboratory animals including handling, weighing, and performing routine drug injections for large study.
  • Maintained records, compiled and analyzed data, prepared abstracts and summarized results of research.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Molecular And Cellular Biology
5

Research Specialist

  • The research is about the Intimate Partner Violence and Drinking Context within Alameda County.
  • Collaborated with Principle Investigator Dr. Carol Cunradi and Dr. Harrison Alter and research to develop objectives and screen patients.
  • Maintained and organized the medical records of patients, assisted Physicians to find the data as needed.
  • Assisted/created profiles for each on boarded nursing professional; assisted and administered test for onboarded professional
  • In addition, inputted the data of each screening from the registration and analyzed from the data collected and followed up on the interpretation of the data.
  • Recruited, screened, and interviewed patients to be in the study.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
AS
Science
BS
Psychology
Mare
6

Research Specialist

  • Lead a team as part of an NIH funded study that focused on neurodevelopmental consequences of adverse social experience and obesity
  • Collected behavioral, physiological, and anthropometric data on infants and adults.
  • Maintained, organized and processed research log and data summaries.
  • Coordinated research activities with the different units at Emory University and other institutions.
  • Maintained inventory and ordered supplies
  • Ensure all lab activities are performed according to the Standard Operating Procedures, protocols and regulatory agencies such as the DEA, USDA, OSHA, AAALAC, and IACUC.
  • Mentored and trained graduate and undergraduate students.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Photography
Liberal Arts And Sciences
7

Accounting Research Specialist

  • Reconcile assigned accounts daily. Ensure transactions are classified and recorded according to established policies and procedures
  • Provide analysis of variances and apply knowledge for resolution and process improvement needs
  • Gather and research data to prepare semi-routine financial and accounting reports, summaries, and statements, including daily, weekly, or monthly departmental reporting assignments
  • Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Management
8

Research Specialist Intermediate and Research Fellow

AR modulators selectively shifting Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) gene expression

  • Established high throughput screening with cell based reporter gene assay.
  • Identified and validated small molecules that differentially regulate AR transcription activity.
  • Characterized compound mediated shifting in AR-DNA binding
  • Mapped compound induced shifting of AR target genes expression profile.
  • Presented research findings at national scientific conferences
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Virology
MS
Molecular And Cell Biology
PhD
Pathobiology
9

Senior Research Specialist

  • Developed relationships with material suppliers to define materials for use in product development.
  • Developed polyurethane coatings and high modulus plastic substrates for electronics industry.
  • Characterized and developed applications for thermoplastic silicone copolymers.
  • Prototyped laminate constructions from new optical polymers and developed of extraction
  • Contributed to a team developing polycarbonate multilayer extrusion with olefin polymer skins for polycarbonate films
  • Contributed to development of an alternative UV curable acrylic adhesive for optical film
  • Led team to develop multilayer composites of acrylic resins and low refractive index materials for refractive gradient materials.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Textile Chemistry
MS
Textile Chemistry
Polymer Science And Engineering
10

Research Specialist

  • Advised in recording, archiving, and reporting necessary information gathered from multiple outlets of input.
  • Aided in the construction of presentations through content gathered online and data within company files.
  • Managed marketing projects
  • Assisted in the building of product and sales strategies.
  • Assisted presentations including writing, editing, document formatting, and image sourcing.
  • Pursued new opportunities to add value to the brand and the business.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
International Business
Leadership

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