Job Description for Assistant Research Scientist

An assistant research scientist is a member of a research team who performs many of tasks in the research process. Like the rest of the research team, the assistant research scientist must follow the scientific method. They begin by clearly identify a problem or hypothesis. Next, the assistant research scientist works with the team to formulate a testable hypothesis. After a hypothesis is formulated, the assistant research scientist helps up experiments to gather data to support or reject the hypothesis. Then, the assistant research scientist operates many of the laboratory's apparatus to perform the experiment and gather data. Upon successfully gathering data, the assistant research scientist works closely with senior researchers to analyze the data and write up the technical report. Occasionally, the assistant research scientist may be invited to participate in presentations, relaying the findings of the research team to stakeholders.

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Assistant Research Scientist Tasks
  • Develop, manage and analyze large-scale collection of data.
  • Write scholarly and technical papers regarding research.
  • Conduct and contribute to research projects.
  • Order and manage lab inventory, materials and equipment.
  • Know a variety of methods to collect and analyze data.

About Williamsburg, Iowa

Iowa County, Iowa
3,105
Male:
1,531 (49.3%)
Female:
1,574 (50.7%)
Williamsburg is a city in Iowa County, Iowa, United States. The population was 3,068 at the 2010 census. Williamsburg is known for Holden's Foundation Seeds. Aviation pioneer Eugene Ely was born outside Williamsburg. Williamsburg was laid out in 1856. It was named for its founder, Richard Williams. Williamsburg is located at 41°39′51″N 92°0′44″W (41.664281, -92.012334). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.75 square miles (9.71 km2), of which, 3.74 square miles (9.69 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water. 2010 census As of the census of 2010, there were 3,068 people, 1,309 households, and 835 families residing in the city. The population density was 820.3 inhabitants per square mile (316.7/km2). There were 1,428 housing units at an average density of 381.8 per square mile (147.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.3% White, 0.2% African American, 0.3% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 0.8% from...
Williamsburg:
$52,588
Iowa:
$52,716
$506
Williamsburg:
$143,600
Iowa:
$126,300
2.1%

Assistant Research Scientist Job Listings

Key Stats for Assistant Research Scientist

Less than 1 year
100%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
100%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
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