Why Become a Research Associate?

You will really enjoy this job if you like going down different pathways, if you’re not willing to accept the first answer, if you think Google is not really the only way to find data. This is a job for people who like to go after detail, who like to go after specifics, who like to think and research broadly but then be able to extract very specific, very clear recommendations, information, trends out of very broad, diverse literature.”

There is no typical Research Associate.

A broad range of people make up the RA community. Some of us are just out of college, but there are also people who have law degrees, some who have Ph.D.s, and others who have taught in the past or worked in consulting. It’s a very interesting, diverse group.”