Research Assistant Jobs in Foster City, California
Facebook Menlo Park, CA
Oculus is currently seeking an intern to help with Human Factors Research. The ideal candidate should be studying towards a Bachelor/Master in a relevant field, with a strong background in experimental psychology and particular interest in human visual / proprioceptive / vestibular systems applied to Virtual Reality. Responsibilities Participate in designing experimental protocols and stimuli, i...
Yoh Palo Alto, CA
Research Assistant needed for a Contract opportunity with Yoh`s client located in Palo Alto, CA. What You`ll Be Doing: - Primary responsibilities will be to design and construct vectors, transformation of microbial strains, and evaluation of gene expression and protein production. - Candidate will also be expected to process data, in addition to recording and communicating results in laboratory...
A highly reputable & distinguished pharmaceutical corporation is currently looking for a qualified and interested Clinical Research Assistant to work in South San Francisco, CA. Description Support Clinical Operations to ensure studies are completed, on time, within budget and in compliance with SOPs, FDA regulations and ICH/GCP guidelines. Key Accountabilities/Core Job Responsibilities: Set u...
The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine in the Department of Medicine seeks a Life Science Research Assistant (LSRA) for the Quertermous Lab in the Falk Cardiovascular Research Center. The LSRA will perform at a very high level, serving as the “Laboratory supervisor” as well as a senior member of the team that is tasked with conducting advanced genetics studies employing molecular biology and cel...
The Clinical Research Assistant (CRA) assists with the overall management and implementation of an assigned set of multiple research protocols in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. The CRA reports to the Clinical Trials Supervisor and the PI and will work under the direction of the Clinical Trials Supervisor managing clinical trials related to Industry/Children’s Oncology Group (COG)/St. Jude Children...
64591The Clinical Researcher performs duties related to the coordination of clinical studies. She/he will coordinate moderately complex aspects of one or more clinical studies. Incumbent is to provide guidance to less experienced staff, interpret genomic information from both healthy and disease-affected research participants though in-depth variant curation, and work under the general direction o...
The Department of Psychiatry is seeking a full-time Social Science Research Assistant who will be responsible for managing research activities between the Early Life Stress & Pediatric Anxiety Program and community-based research projects and initiatives. The Social Science Research Assistant will be responsible for managing all activities involved with scheduling and coordinating appointments bet...
63898 The Department of Genetics is seeking a Life Science Research Assistant I (LSRA I) to perform cutting edge, interdisciplinary research in a highly experienced and motivated team. The LSRA will be involved in defined research projects and will be responsible for independently planning, conducting and analyzing experiments. The LSRA is expected to maintain all lab records related to research e...
Description: While some work assigned in this position involve legal concepts, the tasks are manageable for candidates who have the aptitude and patience to read through verbose language. As such, emphasis is on the preceding qualities over any legal background. There is some flexibility for telecommuting after the training period. The top three job duties for this position are: 1. Reading co...
The Clinical Research Assistant (CRA) supports the overall management and implementation of an assigned set of research protocols in the Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine. The CRA reports to the PI and divisional research coordinator and will manage NIH, foundation, and industry-sponsored research studies related to neonatology and infant/child follow-up. The CRA must be familiar and...
The Department of Psychiatry is seeking a full-time, bilingual Spanish speaking Social Science Research Assistant who will be responsible for managing research activities between the Early Life Stress& Pediatric Anxiety Program and community-based research projects and initiatives. The Social Science Research Assistant will be responsible for managing all activities involved with scheduling and co...
The Division of Clinical Anatomy,within the Department of Surgery, is seeking a part-time, 20 hours weekly, Research Assistant for the period of November 1, 2014 through July 31, 2015. The Research Assistant will have primary responsibility for coordinating the SIMdesign program. The successful candidate will research and assist in developing novel medical education tools using SIMdesign methodol...
The newly formed Yoon Lab at Stanford University Department of Psychiatry and the Palo Alto VA is seeking applicants for a full time research assistant. The main focus of the lab is the investigation of the brain mechanisms involved in psychosis and schizophrenia. The ideal candidate will have both strong interpersonal as well as technical skills in order to fulfill the diverse roles required by t...
The Stanford Concussion and Brain Trauma Center is a newly formed center within the Department of Neurosurgery. The Center’s mission is to improve traumatic brain injury (TBI) patient outcomes worldwide by developing best practice guidelines, conducting clinical research, and educating medical professionals and consumers. The Center is extremely team oriented and dynamic, and seeks creative-minded...
The Pediatric Bipolar Disorders Program, a division of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is seeking a full-time Social Science Research Assistant to participate in multiple studies for the program. The primary responsibilities of the Research Assistant will include organizing recruitment efforts and follow through of recruitment procedures through phone screening to determine su...
64022 The Department of Genetics is seeking a Life Science Research Assistant I to join the Stem Cell Core Facility. The core facility actively develops novel reprogramming technologies and provides high-standard services for human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) generation and characterization. We are also interested in the basic science of pluripotent stem cells and their differentiation. T...
This position is 50% FTE. The Nachury lab in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology is seeking a Life Science Research Assistant. The primary responsibilities of this position are to carry out recombinant DNA experiments, purification of proteins and microscopy-based imaging of cellular structures as part of a cell biology lab. The goals of the projects are to characterize protein co...
Plant Ecology Research Technician Position in the Mordecai Lab at Stanford The Mordecai lab at Stanford University is seeking a full-time Life Science Research Assistant to lead field and laboratory experiments in grassland community ecology. The position, based out of Palo Alto, CA, will involve extensive field work in Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve (http://jrbp.stanford.edu/) and other grassl...
52297I. About the School of Earth Sciences and the department of Environmental Earth System Science Stanford’s School of Earth Sciences is a world leader in Earth and environmental sciences and engineering, dedicated to the creation, integration, and transformation of fundamental understanding of Earth processes, and the application of that knowledge to help provide energy, water, and a safe and ...
64363 LIFE SCIENCE RESEARCH ASSISTANT I (Full time, pay range 2P1) The Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology seeks a talented research assistant to perform bench-level experiments as part of a team investigating the mechanisms underlying stem cell, nuclear reprogramming, epigenetic regulation, gene and drug therapy for a mouse model with cardiac and muscular dystrophy. Do you want to be part of...
Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!
R & D Career Tools
Research and Development Director
$150,453.00 - $297,500.00
Typical Salary for Research and Development Director in Foster City
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool
Education / Training
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool
Research and Development Director
Introduces new products by planning and conducting basic research and new product development; directing staff.
Rate of Growth
Size of Industry in 2006:
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006
Protects organization's value by developing and enforcing research and development confidentiality policies.
Maintains safe and healthy work environment by establishing and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
Popular Research Assistant Articles
Jobs in marketing are wide-ranging, encompassing all forms of media and a variety of disciplines and specialties. Explore marketing careers now.
Healthcare Career Advice
Browse our healthcare advice articles to learn about the field’s many career options, plus get job-hunting tips, career-planning insights and more.
Administrative & Support Career Advice
Browse our library of admin career advice for tips on finding a job, writing your resume, getting ahead, dealing with workplace issues and more.
Five Career Moves That Pay Off
For workers in these five occupations, advancing their careers in the following ways can result in considerable wage growth in five years.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.