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Research Associate Overview


Research Associates can work in many industries, such as medical and pharmaceutical research, sociology and psychology studies, archaeological excavations and government research. They work in a lab setting and assist with a wide variety of experiments and clinical trials. It is their responsibility to make detailed observations, interpret and analyze data, and form a conclusion. Often, they are asked to design data collection forms for specific experiments or to write research protocols. They must adhere to clinical practice standards and applicable regulations. Additionally, Research Associates may be tasked with recruiting and screening participants for a study. To support the primary researcher, a Research Associate may compile data for the research, like statistics or similar studies that might be of interest. In academia, a Research Associate may also be a professor, part-time faculty or a guest lecturer. The legal profession makes use of Research Associates with law degrees to do extensive research in preparation for a complex case.

Research Associate Education Requirements


While the requirements vary by industry and place of employment, the minimum requirement in the bio-medical field is a bachelor's degree with course study in biology, biochemistry, organic chemistry, or clinical information systems. Many Research Associates have completed a master's degree and are finishing or have recently finished a PhD program.

Research Associate Job Market


Employment in this occupation is expected to grow about ten percent from 2012 to 2022, which is the average for all occupations. There are a variety of similar positions to explore, examples being Biotech Research Associate, Product Research Analyst or Research Assistant.

Research Associate Salary


The umbrella title of Research Associate covers numerous positions. Specifically, the median annual salary for Research Associates is approximately $45,563. Biological technicians earned a mean salary of $39,750, medical laboratory technicians made $37,240, and medical laboratory technologists earned $57,580. Salary very much depends on the industry and the researcher's education and experience.
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Company Overview Relypsa, Inc. is a late clinical-stage pharmaceutical company leading the discovery and development of novel non-absorbed polymeric drugs for important applications in cardiovascular and renal diseases. Relypsa's lead product candidate is patiromer, a non-absorbed potassium binder,which is being developed for the treatment of hyperkalemia. The company was formed in 2007 and is ba...
Job Description : Essential Function Perform the clinical monitoring aspect of designated projects in accordance with study specific procedures, applicable SOPs, and regulations. Act as PAREXEL’s direct contact with assigned clinical sites and use judgment to assess and ensure overall integrity of study implementation and adherence to study protocol at clinical sites. Responsibilities include...
Job Description : The responsibility of a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) is to perform the clinical monitoring aspect of designated projects in accordance with applicable SOPs. Responsibilities include performing clinical on-site monitoring activities (drive patient recruitment, source data verification, drug accountability, data collection), collecting regulatory documentation (when required)...
#1200 Sr. Research Associate/ Principal Research Associate, Lead Discovery Epizyme, named a Fierce 15 company by Fierce Biotech, ranked #1 and #2 worldwide by The Scientist in "Best Places to Work Industry”, and most recently named Innovation All Star by the Boston Business Journal has grown successfully since its founding in 2007 in Cambridge, MA. Epizyme, Inc. is a clinical stage biopharmaceuti...
Summary We are seeking a Research Associate to join the Reagents R&D group at our Center for Personalized Health and Innovation (cPHI) to perform immunohistochemistry experiments in support of the development of new products. Our cutting edge multiplex fluorescence immunohistochemistry technology, using the multispectral unmixing Vectra imaging system, provides unparalleled cellular/tissue imagin...
Job Summary BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which ...
SlipChip Corporation is a next generation microfluidics company with a proprietary platform designed to make highly quantitative measurements of nucleic acids and proteins with minimal capital equipment. This revolutionary platform is capable of performing standard PCR, RT-PCR and digital PCR measurements and multiplexed reactions in traditional laboratory, clinical and limited resource settings (...
Requisition ID 25178BR Title In-House Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Job Category Clinical Trial Management Job Description PURPOSE: Responsible for the support of assigned sites in accordance with Good Clinical Practice (GCP), ICH guidelines, federal regulations and SOPs. Close collaboration with other members within Clinical Trial Management (CTM) and with various representatives within C...
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we l...
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we l...
Job Description : Essential Function Perform the clinical monitoring aspect of designated projects in accordance with study specific procedures, applicable SOPs, and regulations. Act as PAREXEL’s direct contact with assigned clinical sites and use judgment to assess and ensure overall integrity of study implementation and adherence to study protocol at clinical sites. Responsibilities include, b...
Dow Jones & Co. Job Function Editorial Job Locations USA-CA-SAN FRANCISCO Company Overview: When you join Dow Jones, you become part of one of the most dynamic, creative and savvy news and information companies in the world. As a global provider of news and business information, we deliver content to consumers and organizations via newswires, websites, newspapers, apps, conferences, newsletter...
Job Requisition Number:43506 The Role: Bloomberg Intelligence (formerly known as Bloomberg Industries) provides a comprehensive view of an industry and its key constituents and, combined with the power of the Bloomberg Professional service, gives you unsurpassed depth and breadth at the sector, industry and company levels. Bloomberg Intelligence also offers valuable written analysis, industry da...
Major Duties and Responsibilities: Develop and assist in development and qualification/validation of ligand binding assays and electrochemiluminescence (ECL). Preparation of Bioanalytical reports and Validation reports. Routine performance of ligand binding assays in the testing of clinical and non-clinical samples under GLP (Good Laboratory Practice). Assist in operation and maintenance of th...
Requisition ID 25579BR Title Regional Clinical Research Associate (CRA)- Chicago, IL Job Category Clinical Trial Management Job Description PURPOSE: Responsible for performing study activities regarding the implementation, monitoring and summarization of clinical trials to ensure patient safety and adherence to protocols, Good Clinical Practice (GCP), ICH Guidelines, federal regulations and SO...
Job Description : Essential Function Perform the clinical monitoring aspect of designated projects in accordance with study specific procedures, applicable SOPs, and regulations. Act as PAREXEL’s direct contact with assigned clinical sites and use judgment to assess and ensure overall integrity of study implementation and adherence to study protocol at clinical sites. Responsibilities include, b...
Description: Position Description: The Security Services arm of UnitedHealthcare Global, located in Houston, Texas, provides a number of Travel Security services, including traveler tracking, emergency response, secure transportation, and intelligence assessments, and monitoring to some of the world's top companies and institutions. Primary Responsibilities: Produce intelligence reports an...
FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FactSet Revere group), a leading provider of financial information services, is seeking highly motivated employees for a full time position at its Youngstown Ohio Research Office. Position Summary & Responsibilities: In this position, the employee will collect and interpret information about publicly traded companies including information on their products, service...
Required Skills and Experiences: College degree required, preferably in a technical discipline. Proficient computer skills (MS Office). Good knowledge of E-Business systems. Effective verbal and written communication skills; ability to be articulate, diplomatic and professional. Strong organizational skills including setting priorities, processing information quickly and managing a variety of...
FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FactSet Revere group), a leading provider of financial information services, is seeking highly motivated employees for a full time position at its Youngstown Ohio Research Office. Position Summary & Responsibilities: In this position, the employee will collect and interpret information about publicly traded companies including information on their products, service...

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Research Assistant

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$17,900.00 - $56,100.00
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
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Master's
35.1%
Doctorate
15.2%
Some College Coursework Completed
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