Senior research associates are often employed by medical research organizations, pharmaceutical companies, scientific laboratories, and major universities. As a senior research associate, an individual performs a number of duties to support various business and scientific objectives. Day-to-day responsibilities could include clinical research or testing while adhering to strict quality control standards, working closely with other scientists and researchers to develop new scientific methods and procedures, collecting and summarizing data, executing experiments, writing detailed technical reports, creating and maintaining computerized spreadsheets and documentation, and managing, training, and mentoring other team members.
Senior Research Associate Tasks
Design quality assurance measures and report on any findings.
Develop, implement, and monitor research projects using advanced statistical analysis and modeling techniques.
Research, prepare, and conduct data collection activities.
Act as the point-of-contact and represent the company's expertise in specialized research.