Sample Research Associate Cover Letter

This research associate cover letter shows the personnel manager that the job applicant is well aware of the tasks involved in this field--planning, organizing, and conducting research in scientific fields for use in a museum or other sponsoring institution. All research associate cover letters with this kind of specific information will help any job seeker land an interview.

Paula Brown
546 Regents Road
Moreland, USA 89890

July 18, 2007

Mr. Austin Taylor,
Hiring Manager
Richfield Museum of Science and Industry
62 Museum Way
Any Place, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Taylor:

My three years of experience working as a research associate for the Simpson Science Museum in Desertview, New Mexico, has prepared me for the job you've advertised on JobBankUSA.com which involves similar responsibilities-- planning, organizing, and conducting research in scientific fields. I feel qualified to fill the opening and look forward to speaking with you about what I've accomplished and also hearing what you expect from the research associates you hire.

May I meet you in person to talk more about the job requirements and to show you what I've accomplished? I'm available any weekday except Friday. Please phone me at 345-678-9999 to arrange a get-together that works for your schedule. Thank you for reading my cover letter and considering me for this job. I look forward to meeting you soon.


Paula Brown

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