What Does a Research Assistant Do?

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Research Assistant Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct literature reviews
  • Collect and analyze data
  • Prepare materials for submission granting agencies and foundations
  • Prepare interview questions
  • Recruit and/or interview subjects
  • Maintain accurate records of interviews, safeguarding the confidentiality of subjects, as necessary

 

Job description:
Participate in the design, administration, and monitoring of clinical trials. Analyze and evaluate clinical data gathered during research. Ensure compliance with protocol and overall clinical objectives.
May require a BS, BN, or BSN degree or equivalent and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Knowledge of FDA regulatory requirements is required. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field. Rely on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Work under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct literature reviews
  • Collect and analyze data
  • Prepare materials for submission to granting agencies and foundations
  • Prepare interview questions
  • Recruit and/or interview subjects
  • Maintain accurate records of interviews, safeguarding the confidentiality of subjects, as necessary.
  • Summarize interviews

 

Requirements:

  • Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirements may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis
  • High school diploma or equivalent; college degree preferred

Salary: the average salary of a research assistant in the UK is £28,781/year
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