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Career and Education Opportunities for Social Research Assistants

In general, social research assistants assist social scientists in laboratory, survey, and other social research. They also may perform publication activities, laboratory analysis, or data management.

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STATES WITH Social Research Assistant OPPORTUNITIES

Highlighted states contain educational opportunities in Social Science Technical

JOB DESCRIPTION: Social Research Assistant

Social research assistants furnish assistance with the preparation of project-related reports and presentations. They also ready tables and written reports summarizing research results. Equally important, social research assistants have to conduct internet-based and library research. They are often called upon to perform data entry and other clerical work as required for the completion of projects. Finally, social research assistants edit and submit protocols and other required research documentation.

Every day, social research assistants are expected to be able to articulate ideas and problems. They need to listen to and understand others in meetings. It is also important that they read and understand documents and reports.