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Student Field Research Assistant

  • University of Kentucky
  • Lexington, KY
  • 21 days ago
Job Summary Job duties will include: soil gas sampling (bi-weekly), soil moisture and temperature reading while taking gas samples, shipment of gas samples, equipment installation and removal....

Demographic Data for Kentucky

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Research Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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,...

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Learn about key education research methods and how to use them

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The Market Research Specialisation focuses on the essentials of research and the research process. This Specialisation will teach you how to use qualitative and quantitative research methods, how...

Salary for Research Assistant Jobs in Kentucky

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireEnvironmental research efforts.

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Research Assistants in Kentucky offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (55.5%)
  • Master's Degree (29.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.8%)
  • High School or GED (2.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.6%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Kentucky
  • 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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