Pros: everyday learning new research
Cons: work extensively sometimes over nights
The research assistant job gave me the opportunity to acquire my in time management and leadership skills by taking part in group projects and and performing my duties in a timely and efficient manner.
As a research assistant, my daily activities at work would differ, some days doing only research and reviewing the literature and other times I would – more... spend hours writing computer programs. In the meanwhile I had the chance to collaborate with my nice colleagues whom I had nice chat over lunch hours or had series discussions on my research.
The most exciting part of my job was doing something new everyday. Keeping up with the latest research that is going on worldwide.
The most difficult part of the research is the uncertainty in the resolved solution and the ambiguity along with that. – less