Research Associate Jobs

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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Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., located in the North San Diego County city of Carlsbad, is the industry leader in the discovery and development of antisense drugs. Isis was founded in 1989 in order to create advanced, novel medicines to treat complex and challenging diseases. Isis is a challenging, motivating and rewarding environment designed to foster innovation and scientific excellence. Our found...
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)...
Major Duties and Responsibilities Research Associate will work as a member of the Cell line Development group within the Cell Science department at Seattle Genetics. RA will work in a collaborative setting with other process and analytics development staff on CMC projects. RA’s primary responsibility will involve construction of expression plasmids, creating recombinant CHO cell lines and cell ba...
RESEARCH ASSOCIATE (Research Technician lll) CSUB #1846 FT, perm. posit. avail. in Institutional Research, Planning, & Assessment (IRPA). File by: 12/19/14. Desc. & app. procedures at: http://www.csub. edu/bas/hr/Employ Recruit/Job%20 Status%20Inquiry /index.html Use position # when applying. E.O.E....
HR TECHNICIAN (Admin. Support Coord. I) CSUB #1848 FT, perm. position avail. in HR. File by: 12/19/14. Desc. & app. procedures at: http://www.csub.edu/bas/hr/EmployRe cruit/Job%20Status%20Inquiry/index.html Use position # when applying. E.O.E....
NetBio Rapid DNA Analysis Solutions Research Associate NetBio is a dynamic and rapidly growing biotech company located in Waltham, MA. The Company is developing and commercializing Rapid, DNA Analysis™ solutions—instruments and consumables that allow DNA processing outside the laboratory for the law enforcement, military, homeland security, and clinical diagnostics markets.​ Based on core compe...
Job Description : Essential Function Performs clinical monitoring and investigational site /relationship management for designated EPD led clinical trials in accordance with ICH GCP, applicable regulations and SOPs. Act as PAREXELs direct contact with sites and is responsible for conduct of both on-site visits and remote/off-site communication/site management. Responsible to assess and ensure th...
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...
The Council on Postsecondary Education coordinates change and improvement in Kentucky’s postsecondary education system as directed by the Kentucky Postsecondary Education Improvement Act of 1997. The Council is a statewide coordinating agency. The Senior Associate will work with the Director of Research, the Vice President for Policy, Planning and Operations, and other CPE staff to conduct resear...
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...
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 Job Description: Position Description: We are looking for a diligent, positive, and responsible team player with meticulous attention to detail and high initiative to join our research team in this Research Associate position. This person is able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, enjoys the challenge of piecing t...
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...
Job Title: Research Associate I (Quality Control) Position Description The Research Associate I, Quality Control, BioAnalytical Testing performs activities required for reviewing clinical and non-clinical assay and study docume Position Responsibilities Review assay documentation from quantitative and semi-quantitative assays in support of non-clinical and clinical studies. Prepare or revise ...
Contractor Job Description Research Associate II / Sr. Associate Scientist Master's degree with 2-4 years' experience preferred Skills: -Highly motivated, organized and can multi-task -Assay design and validation -Medium to high throuput assay experience (liquid handling, robotics) -Isolation of primary cells from human blood products including PBMCs, CD4+ and CD8+ Tcells -Tissue culture, ...
Overview Do YOU have great ideas? Want to work in an environment that will nurture your professional development? Come and join Teva on its journey of growth. Teva has been cultivating excellence for over a century, and is today a worldwide leading generic pharmaceutical company and one of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in the world. As a forward-looking global pharmaceutical company, Teva s...
Overview Do YOU have great ideas? Want to work in an environment that will nurture your professional development? Come and join Teva on its journey of growth. Teva has been cultivating excellence for over a century, and is today a worldwide leading generic pharmaceutical company and one of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in the world. As a forward-looking global pharmaceutical company, Teva s...
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, newsletters, databases, magazines, radio and video. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for 1...
Accounting and Research Associate Summary: A Client of The McIntyre Group seeks an Accounting and Research Associate to join their team! The candidate will have dual responsibility of accounting functions as well as research. This is a great opportunity for analytical professionals! Responsibilities: Accounting functions such as: Fixed Assets, Financial Reporting, Journal Entries, Budgeting, and...

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Research Assistant

Salaries

$17,900.00 - $56,100.00
Typical Salary for Research Assistant
(737 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
43.8%
Master's
35.1%
Doctorate
15.2%
Some College Coursework Completed
4.4%
(633 Respondents)
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