Research Assistant Jobs in Kansas

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University of Kansas - Lawrence, KS
Job Description This undergraduate research assistant opportunity will provide training in ecosystem and soil science, as well as plant community ecology through hands-on work on a biodiversity manipulation...
9 days ago
University of Kansas - Lawrence, KS
Job Description A graduate research assistantship requires completion of specific research duties related to their academic field of study. A successful candidate will be able to work on, and...
22 days ago
University of Kansas - Lawrence, KS
Job Description 85% Conduct research in chosen field of study under the direction of a CReSIS staff member. 5% Attend team meetings as requested. 10% Other related duties as assigned. Required...
30+ days ago
Kansas State University Foundation - Manhattan, KS
About This Role: The Department of Horticulture and Natural Resources within Kansas State University's College of Agriculture is seeking applicants for a full-time 12-month Research Assistant to be...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Kansas

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Research Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Research Proposal: Initiating Research
Market Research is a growing and important field that is used in many industries around the world. Given all the data that is collected whether by organizations, industries, social media,...

Qualitative Research
In this course, the second in the Market Research Specialization, you will go in-depth with qualitative market research methods, from design to implementation to analysis. Week 1: Define...

Education Research That Matters: Ways of Researching
Learn about key education research methods and how to use them

Connecting insights from existing research to practice and building on this to design realistic and high-quality research projects...


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Research Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Research Assistants in Kansas offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (55.3%)
  • Master's Degree (29.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (8.0%)
  • High School or GED (2.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (1.5%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Research Assistants in Kansas
  • 4-6 years (19.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • None (15.3%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)
  • 10+ years (10.2%)
  • 2-4 years (9.3%)
  • 6-8 years (8.4%)
  • 8-10 years (7.7%)

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Salary for Research Assistant jobs in Kansas

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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