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Medical research assistants generally work underneath principal researchers or investigators. They often work on teams of researchers and assistants who are learning more about a topic or intending to prove a hypothesis, and may be responsible for gathering data from various sources. Data entry of gathered ...
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Most of the time, research associates in molecular biology work at laboratories on the campuses of universities or colleges. However, they may also work for other industries, such as pharmaceutical companies. Together with tenured researchers, they coauthor research reports. They work on various clinical ...
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Research Associate, Molecular Biology - Broad Institute , salaries: $40,588
Research Associate, Molecular Biology - Maine Medical Center , salaries: $44,214
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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. Many professors and other faculty rely upon ...
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Graduate Research Assistant - University of Washington (UW) , salaries: $19,457 - $49,316
Graduate Research Assistant - University of Wisconsin (UW) - Madison , salaries: $23,200
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A grants research assistant typically has duties that include helping with the grant-making process and providing a smooth transition between the relevant program, administrative staff, and finances. This position also usually involves implementing and maintaining grants management software and the integrity ...
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Clinical research assistants support research - generally involving human subjects - in clinical settings. They may use a wide variety of laboratory and medical equipment depending on the nature of the studies on which they work. These assistants may be involved in administering treatments during a ...
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Clinical Research Assistant - Georgia Health Sciences University (GHSU) , salaries: $25,211
Clinical Research Assistant - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center , salaries: $31,492
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If you enjoy getting to the bottom of things or being able to discover new things through vigorous hours of long hard research, then being a research associate may be a great career for you. Although the specific job duties of a research associate depend greatly on what type of company one is employed ...
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Research Associate (Unspecified Type) - University of California, San Diego (UCSD) , salaries: $37,788 - $70,491
Research Associate (Unspecified Type) - Regeneron Pharmaceutical, Inc. , salaries: $55,752 - $115,400
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Research Intern - Oak Ridge National Laboratory , hourly rate: $14.69
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Generally, principal investigators of laboratory research take the lead in conducting scientific investigations in controlled environments. They set the parameters of what questions or hypotheses will be explored, and then create the outlines of how the research and investigation will look. The latter, ...
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