Research Associate Resume Sample

A research associate works within a research department of an asset management firm or investment bank and it is their task to provide helpful data to the decision-makers who merchandise securities for the firm. They may work in a research department of a financial service company to organize and synthesize data to support decision-makers in the firm. They work as a generalist and cover a broad range of products and markets. The role and responsibilities of a research associate include prepare findings and updating the database and creating a summary of the analysis to pass on to the project director, assist other researchers in a various task, conducting cell testing on samples and performing necessary cell culture, verifying numerical data in both digital and written form, creating research summaries, ensuring lab cleanliness and safety, and handling necessary administrative documentation. A research associate needs to have a bachelor’s degree in science and a minimum 2 years of experience working in a lab.

Research Associate Resume

Name: Tom Ford

Address: 6178 Aubree Pine, Houston, TX
Phone: 476 – 436-704
Email: [email protected]
Current Job: Research Associate, Harrisburg University, Coakley, AR


Highly focused research associate with a strong background in stem research and biotechnology. Committed achieving goals in a highly efficient manner while meeting deadlines. Meticulous and extremely attentive to details and possess critical thinking skills. Maintain high ethics and quality standard. I have completed many assignments and projects successfully. Seeking an opportunity with an innovative and fast-paced bio-engineering organization.


  • Outstanding knowledge in biotechnology and innovative thinker
  • Highly motivated and dedicated
  • Experience in field research and strong in project planning
  • Excellent in analyzing ability for experimental design
  • Superb in conceptual terms like system analysis, regulatory and safety compliances
  • Detail-oriented and able to prioritize projects

Work Experience

Research Associate, Harrisburg University, Coakley, AR ( 2016 – present )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collected samples and recorded observation
  • Monitored projects for new development
  • Conducted research project for new design
  • Analyzed data and interpreted for further analysis
  • Performed testing on test subjects

Research Associate, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL (2014 – 2016 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Tested target antigens in gastric tissue samples
  • Performed laboratory procedures following protocols
  • Handled specialized equipment like real-time PCR machine
  • Reviewed laboratory and scientific journals, abstracts, and other literature for data needed for a research experiment
  • Maintained laboratory equipment like the microscope, embedded centers, and water baths

Research Associate, Howard University, Washington, DC (2012 – 2014 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed the DNA with bone samples in a different environment
  • Conducted highly classified government research experiments including biosecurity, biological weapon, and therapy
  • Trained in chemical safety biological agent, biosecurity, fire safety, and shipping dangerous goods
  • Analyzed experiment data and interpreted result
  • Prepared documentation and reported to the lab manager


Masters in Science (Biotechnology) – Harrisburg University, Coakley, AR

Bachelor Degree in Science – Howard University, Washington, DC

High School: Woodland Acres Middle School, Washington, DC


Gustave Thompson, Research Associate, Howard University, Washington, DC

Personal Information:

  • Civil Status: Married
  • Date of Birth: 25/10/1988
  • Hobbies: Boxing and cycling

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