A research assistant job cover letter is a kind of a cover letter which is sent across with the application of a person who is applying for the job of a research assistant in a company or an educational institution. The cover letter must speak about the skills of the candidate that make him suitable for the job. Given below is sample of one such research assistant job cover letter:
Sample research assistant job cover letter:
Dr. Richard Gerry
Senior Mathematics Researcher
University of California
Date: 5th Nov 2014
Subject: applying for the position of a research assistant
Respected Dr. Gerry,
I am Jonathan Adams and I am writing this letter to apply for the position of a research assistant to work under you as a part of my research time under my PhD studies. I have always admired you and have closely followed your work for the last 10 years. It would be a pleasure and an honor to get a chance to work under your guidance.
Sir, I have completed my bachelors’ and master’s in Mathematics from New York University and completed my MPhil from University of Ohio. My research subject is Rings and Groups and to work under the master of this subject would really help my research work and my career. I promise to be very hardworking, diligent and honest in my approach and would not let you down, if given a chance.
I am enclosing my credential documents with this letter for your reference.
Marketing Research Limited
27, Echo sector, Central London
1st September 2012
Sub: Research executive cover letter
Dear Mr. Crisp
I am writing this letter to apply for the post of research executive in your company with reference to the vacancy advertisement published in daily times dated 25th August 2012. It was my dream to be a part of your ever growing research company. I have completed my bachelors in marketing from Octave College in the year 2002 with over seventy cent marks. Moreover, I have done one year certificate course in marketing research and development. I have over six year experience as assistant research executive with the HRL Marketing Research Private Limited. I have been the top performing employee in the company for the last two years. I have in depth knowledge about the marketing in the research field which I think is a must for this job profile.
Please find my resume enclosed with this letter that will give detailed information about my skill sets, qualifications and experience. I will be waiting for a response from you office regarding the interview schedule. Hope to work with your ever growing company.
National Society of Alternative Fuels
19, Moral Paths, Northern London
3rd September 2012
Sub: Research development cover letter
Dear Mr. Mathew
I am writing this letter to give you an update about our research development project. I am glad to inform you that I have completed more than seventy percent of research work on exploring new source of alternative fuels in a span of just three years. I expect to complete my entire research work by the end of 2013.
I have successfully conducted research work in harnessing solar energy in motor vehicles. I have developed a special organic compound which can be used as alternative source of energy by mixing it gasoline in a fixed ratio. I am enclosing the relevant details about the progress of the research development work with this letter. Currently I am working on the possibility of using human waste as alternative fuel to run small cars.
I would request you to kindly visit our research centre so that you can get a proper idea about the research work completed by us so far. I will wait for a reply in this regard from your side.
Enclosed –research development details.
Glico Smith Kline
29, Stanford Street
11th September, 2012
Subject: Application for the post of research biologist
Dear Mr. Daniel
I am writing this letter with reference to your advertisement in The Times dated 9th September 2012 .I would like to submit my application for the post of Research Biologist in your organization. I have also enclosed my resume with this letter.
I have completed my bachelors in biotechnology from SPM Biotechnology Institute in the year 2000 with excellent grades .Further I have completed my masters in biotechnology in the year 2003 from RMN Biological Research University. I am hard working and have the patience to carry on the research for years and I think these qualities are very important to excel in this area. I did my doctorate from London University. Presently I am involved in the research of human stem cells and its application to cure some deadly diseases in human. I have excellent knowledge about biotechnology and its related field of application.
An interview will help a lot to express my skill and quality in front of you. I would also like to thank you for your precious time to consider my application.
Enclosure: – updated Resume
Mr. Jack Lee
Alfred Research Organization
100 Elizabeth Street
9th Aug, 12
Sub: – Applying for the post of research volunteer
Dear Mr. James
I am writing this cover letter to grab the opportunity to volunteer the research team that your organization has. I am enclosing my resume with this letter for your perusal.
The domain of Networking on which your organization is doing the research attracted me a lot and I have already worked in this domain before. I have a special interest in Networking since my very childhood. I have also done my doctorate in telecommunication engineering. I would like to contribute my knowledge to the research work that is being conducted by your organization.
I have past experience of volunteering National Research Agency. I am very hard working and dedicated towards my work. I have a pleasant personality and have good verbal and writing skills. I can lead a team of volunteer researcher with my good managerial capabilities.
I am really excited to meet you to explore the opportunities. I would request you to arrange an interview so that I get a chance to prove my capabilities. You can contact me on my personal contact number to intimate me about the interview.