Graduate research assistants are used by universities' academic departments to assist with ongoing research efforts. The research assistant typically receives financial compensation, along with credit applicable to his or her field of study at the school.
Graduate Research Assistant Tasks
Research and write papers, summaries, presentations and documentation.
Create models, simulations and programs to analyze and disseminate data or findings.
Collect, validate and analyze data.
Maintain, calibrate, clean and update instruments and programs.