Professional Research Assistant Resume Samples

A Professional Research Assistant provides support to professionals who are conducting, analyzing, gathering or researching information and data. Typical work activities that are seen listed on the Professional Research Assistant Resume are – carrying out experiments and research as per the protocols laid by the Researcher; collecting and logging experimental data, conducting statistical analyses, preparing graphs and spreadsheets to interpret and denote results; reviewing print and online resources to gather information; and maintaining laboratory equipment and inventory.

While the duties can vary based on the type of lab and research being conducted, the following are skills that are universally needed – the ability to collect and analyze data, technical skills needed to set up and operate lab equipment and instruments; observational skills; and time management skills. The assistants are expected to have to the least a degree in the field of study the research is being conducted.

Professional Research Assistant Resume example

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Summary : Demonstrated achiever with exceptional knowledge of business practices, construction permitting, and government regulatory environment. Strong research and administrative background combined with two Bachelor's degrees and a Master's degree. Skilled at learning new concepts, working well in a structured environment, and communicating ideas clearly and effectively. Computer training includes knowledge of multiple business software packages. Enthusiastic and experienced in a variety of industries.

Skills : MS Office, Agile, Concur.

Description :

    1. Managed programmatic, technical, and contractual documentation for the GOES-R EXIS project.
    2. Ensured consistency between contractually required deliveries and the submissions to the GOES-R Project Office and to the delegated auditor at the Office of Naval Research.
    3. Managed project documentation within the Agile system.
    4. Ensured that submissions to the GOES-R Portal are made in accordance with the schedule in the EXIS Contract Deliverables Requirements List (CDRL).
    5. Disseminated schedule for contractual deliverables and track internal progress on documentation, drawings, and reports in preparation for scheduled submissions.
    6. Routed proposals for contractual changes (contract modifications and Configuration Change Requests) to the correct parties for review and route responses to the Contract Manager and EXIS Systems Engineering.
    7. Posted weekly and monthly reports to the GOES-R Portal according to the procedure.
    8. Assisted with the preparation of presentation materials before major meetings and reviews.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA in Urban and Regional Planning


Professional Research Assistant Resume

Headline : Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills more than 6 years of experience in Long Term Care/Ambulatory pharmacy Good assessment and problem-solving skills. Ability to dispense and compound pharmaceuticals accurately Fluent in English and Spanish languages. Supervise employees in production and packaging departments.

Skills : Research, Calibration, Testing, Designing, Instruments, Labview, Solidworks.

Description :

    1. Implementation, completion, and operation of the CCLDAS dust particle accelerator facility including large portions of electrical and mechanical components as well as LabVIEW system control software.
    2. Supervised a small team of students at the CCLDAS accelerator.
    3. Mentored interns and high school students.
    4. Calibrated the prototype, engineering, and flight models of LDEX (LADEE mission - Lunar Dust EXperiment instrument) at CCLDAS and Heidelberg, Germany accelerator facilities.
    5. Setup design and data analysis from hypervelocity dust impact light flash and impact ionization experiments.
    6. Tested the laboratory version of the Dust Trajectory Sensor (DTS) space instrument.
    7. Developed, tested, and data analysis of laboratory version of the Large Area Mass Analyzer (LAMA) time-of-flight mass spectrometer instrument using UV laser ablation.
    8. Developed and tested a laboratory version of the Electrostatic Lunar Dust Analyzer (ELDA).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS in Physics


Professional Research Assistant Resume

Objective : A Professional Research Assistant with eight years of academic research experience looking to work in molecular biology, immunology, or biochemistry lab designing and performing advanced experimental procedures and providing support to other lab personnel.

Skills : Excellent Communication, Development Skills, Attention-Detail.

Description :

    1. Oversaw research protocols by organizing, scheduling, and tracking patient study visits as well as managed weekly and monthly reports for principal investigators.
    2. Responsible for proactive and constant communication with clinical staff as well as with research personnel.
    3. Performed Quality Assessment (QA) and Quality Improvement (QI) projects for the CTRC Perinatal department.
    4. Appointed the CTRC Perinatal Safety Support Specialist to ensure the department is compliant with hospital and Joint Commission regulations.
    5. Drove advances in new procedures for sample collection, maximizing time by using minimal resources.
    6. Addressed issues that developed with protocols, making procedures more cost and time effective.
    7. Developed source documents, which provided more straightforward documentation.
    8. Forged partnerships with other study coordinators, which led to better communication.
    9. Participated in regular continuing education concerning all aspects of healthcare and research.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Management for Healthcare Administration

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Objective : Registered Nurse and Certified Diabetes Educator with extensive healthcare experience including hospitals, other healthcare companies, and regulatory compliance. An accomplished leader with excellent organization, communication, and clinical experience looking for a Registered Nurse position.

Skills : Client Services, Client Relations, Time Management, Medical Terminology, Information Technology, Healthcare, Management, Microsoft, Epic, Kronos, Project Coordination, Multi-Tasking, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Worked collaboratively on a laboratory team to do low to high complexity testing and test-related functions for organ transplantation.
    2. Performed routine screening of patients and donors.
    3. Performed crossmatch; tested patient serum against potential donor cells using flow cytometry.
    4. Participated in the provision of HLA matched or crossmatched platelets for patients who need a platelet transfusion.
    5. Completed written reports relating to donors, patients, and reagents and providing high-quality, accurate reports to aide providers on the best match between donors and patients.
    6. Matched approximately 100 organ recipients to unknown donors.
    7. Monitored or screened 50 patients a day on current antibodies.
    8. Averaged five scheduled living donors reports each day to ensure a good transplant reaction.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Clinical Laboratory Science

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Headline : Extensive experience and knowledge in the Information Technology profession with a background in various platforms, Experience in network engineering, design, support, installation, maintenance, and consulting. Proven ability to design and implement small/medium business network and system infrastructures at the local and national levels.

Skills : Diva, Microsoft Excel, Word.

Description :

    1. Worked in a Clinical Immunology Research lab, managing the Hematologic and Tissue Banking program in all areas.
    2. Received and documented samples, then processed, stored, and logged samples.
    3. Samples received included peripheral blood and bone marrow samples which were processed and stored for future clinical research use.
    4. Experienced testing highly infectious blood samples, specifically those infected with HIV.
    5. Initially began working at the Campus performing work across three different microbiology research labs.
    6. Assisted in daily lab maintenance, with duties including preparation of all lab reagents/media, and general lab organization.
    7. Experienced in tissue culture techniques, assistance in the preparation of samples for PCR, and Western blots.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Biology

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Objective : A well-rounded laboratory professional with over seventeen years at the bench seeking to utilize extensive technical expertise to impact a new organization. Also looking to add new skill sets repertoire. Highly motivated, exceptionally well organized, detail-oriented, and reliable with a willingness to work hard and a strong desire to learn.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Data Management, Relationship Building, Clinical Research, Motivational Interviewing.

Description :

    1. Researched and analyzed program requirements, policies, and operational issues.
    2. Reviewed and synthesized operational, reports, briefings, and white papers from internal and external sources to make recommendations to meet organizational goals and objectives.
    3. Translated broad research agendas into programs.
    4. Applied communication, data management, sample collection management, subject management, reporting, and analysis for the TEDDY study.
    5. Worked in a hospital environment to consent family participation.
    6. Led specified reviews and analysis and documented results.
    7. Responsible for the planning, documentation, and execution of experiments under the guidance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Business Administration

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Summary : Highly skilled and competent office management professional with expertise in product development, team leadership, and cultivating productive relationships with clients and partners. Demonstrated ability to think outside of the box and proven skill in developing products that meet the needs of the stakeholders.

Skills : Python, C++, IDL, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Conducted structured interviews and administered objective assessment instruments including the WISC, WAIS, WASI, and Blue Books for research.
    2. Participants included twins and people who were adopted.
    3. Designed studies to examine genetic predispositions, as well as the environmental influences that contribute to traits such as intelligence, personality, and behavior.
    4. Administered home visits, lab interviews, and telephone interviews for longitudinal studies on twins.
    5. Used instruments based on the DSM IV in order to assess for various Axis I disorders with the purpose of understanding the role of genetics in the development of psychopathology.
    6. Proctored participants as they carried out Executive Function tests (specifically the cognitive tasks of shifting, updating, and inhibiting) for research examining the relationships between Executive Function, human development, and Axis I disorders.
    7. Coded and scored WISC, WAIS, WASI, and Blue Books for all of the studies mentioned above.
    8. Attended staff meetings and worked with Project Managers to ensure multiple concurrent projects were moving forward as planned.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Clinical Psychology

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Headline : Seeks to use analytical and research skills in a non-profit or public health environment with growth potential and high community impact.

Skills : Extraction of DNA or RNA.

Description :

    1. Prepared reagents and stock solutions for various chemical analyses using volumetric flasks, pipettes, and analytical balances.
    2. Operated and maintained a DX-120 ion chromatograph used for anions and total nitrogen analyses.
    3. Provided quality assurance and control for all chemical analyses.
    4. Repaired and maintenance of analytical equipment including a Dionex DX120 Ion Chromatograph and AS40 autosampler, and a YSI 6600 V2.
    5. Maintained inventories of lab and field supplies, and keep accurate records of data and analyses performed.
    6. Prepared data reports for clients.
    7. Managed seven undergraduate employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Biochemistry

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Headline : Enthusiastic, driven and quick-learning young professional with a strong background in mammalian cell culture and DNA genotyping seeking to hone and expand her skills in the biotechnology industry.

Skills : Statistics, Usability Research, SPSS, R, Survey Research.

Description :

    1. Designed and led multiple research studies pre- and post-product launch that improved intuitive navigation and understanding of the Arctic Data Explorer (ADE) data search tool.
    2. Recruited representative volunteers and paid participants.
    3. Managed, conducted, and analyzed studies.
    4. Reported findings to multiple stakeholders (written and oral presentations).
    5. Translated results in the actionable system and web changes (Pivotal Tracker).
    6. Presented scientific work and data management research at conferences and seminars (national and international).
    7. Maintained a prioritized Agile backlog aligned with the product vision.
    8. Presented on UX and Open Data at domestic and international science conferences and workshops.
    9. Created standard operating procedures for data ingest and community support data collection.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS in Social Science

Professional Research Assistant Resume

Headline : Seeking a position in IT, where one can build on problem-solving, analytical, and technical skills obtained through education and work on the Business Intelligence team and in IT Security. Looking to be part of a team that will take advantage of Business Intelligence concepts to help a company expand and become more profitable.

Skills : Sharepoint Designer, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Photoshop, Software Development.

Description :

    1. Responsible for biological sample shipping.
    2. Responsible for data entry and editing.
    3. Oversaw sample quality control project.
    4. Developed Access database to better manage inventory.
    5. Responsible for reconciling data between two databases.
    6. Responsible for maintaining communication between lab and data processing personnel.
    7. Responsible for troubleshooting laboratory staff's desktop computers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Information Technology