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Research Development Director Overview

People who work as a Research Development Director enjoy finding innovative solutions for challenges in the field of science. They spend their days managing a team or group of research scientists as they work to solve a problem. They create a plan for the research and make sure that the plan is implemented properly. The research is typically in the field of life or physical sciences. Directors are able to provide experience and technical expertise when needed to their team. Additionally, they determine the group goals and ensure that those goals are met in a timely manner. They coordinate the logistics and adhere to the predetermined budget. It is their goal to ensure that their teams are making adequate progress and exploring all options of research available.

Research Development Director Education Requirements

To become a Research Development Director, one must have not only a bachelor?s degree in the life sciences or an engineering field but a graduate degree as well. In some cases, a master?s degree will be enough. However, some firms will prefer that you have a doctorate?s degree as well. Companies looking for a new director will seek out candidates that have published articles in journals in their chosen field because this signals their influence and expertise. These positions will require one to have a strong management background and proven track record of guiding a research team successfully.

> Research Development Director Job Market

The job market for a Research Development Director is positive with expected growth of 15% over a ten year period. It is important to remember that, even with the expected job growth, this is a top-tier position with a limited number of openings. Similar jobs to consider or to gain the necessary qualification to become more competitive include Biotech Project Manager, Biotech Quality Assurance Specialist and Biotech Quality System Manager.

Research Development Director Salary

As a top-tier job, the median salary for a Research Development Director is a generous $116,000 per year. This figure is representative of employees who have established their abilities and served for a number of years. The highest paid directors can earn upwards of $156,000 a year.

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Responsibilities: Use highly developed knowledge of domestic television broadcast, cable, syndication and new media markets, and excellent communication skills to provide actionable insight and analysis to senior research, program sales ad sales and program development executives. Act as an integral part of the MGM Domestic sales process, from assisting in the development of sales strategy, to c...
Position Title: Director, Research and Assessment Company Description Established in 2001, CE Outcomes, LLC is a leading research organization that conducts independent assessment services for healthcare organizations. We help organizations identify physician and health care professional practice pattern variation, performance gaps and unmet educational needs. We provide insights into how clinic...
The University of Arizona seeks to recruit and hire a dynamic, forward-looking senior business development executive to aggressively drive growth of the University's non-federal research portfolio. This position will create an effective, collaborative, integrated externally focused organization that will connect at the University level strategic industry and other non-federal research partnerships...
Description Job Summary The Director of Clinical Research Development/Recruitment Operations (“DCRRO”) is responsible for the overall management and direction of the Clinical Research Department and minimal risk study recruitment services within the Research Institute. His/her responsibilities include the acquisition, development and execution of large-scale, minimal risk, industry-sponsored stud...
Job Posting Director, Research & Development (R&D) Job #1501M Corden Pharma Colorado Corden Pharma Colorado is a highly sophisticated and entrepreneurial mid-sized pharmaceutical manufacturing company located in Boulder, Colorado. Our chemists and engineers are widely recognized for their history of innovation, having developed efficient manufacturing processes for some of the world's most com...
Job Description : The Subject Matter Expert (SME) of Observational Research (OR) will be a recognized professional in the observational research and late phase areas, with significant experience in the design, operational conduct and successful delivery of observational research services, including retrospective (e.g. chart reviews, secondary databases, etc.) and prospective studies (patient regi...
Job Description: IT position at Ford’s RIC Palo Alto facility, with responsibility for identifying, analyzing and developing next generation in-vehicle software platforms and systems. Ford Motor Company is moving into a new phase of its 100+ year history, one in which software is at the heart of its future. The automobile is being redefined as a networked computing platform upon which an ever-ev...
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we l...
Serve as managing editor for the departments editorial team. Manage the Senior Writer and Senior Program Coordinator and design and monitor departmental processes around writing, editing, and proofreading. Ensure that the editorial portion of the departments project list is completed on deadline and on budget. Oversee the tracking of all Development Communications projects through creation, approv...
Summary The Director of Oncology Marketing and New Business Development will lead, develop, coordinate and implement all marketing initiatives within our professional and patient oncology franchise. Within our oncology franchise, marketing and new business responsibilities will include the Oncology Specialty Group (OSG), Targeted Healthcare Solutions, Cure and The Educated Patient. Specific to m...
Job Summary The Director/Sr. Director of Pharmacy Marketing and New Business Development will develop, coordinate, implement and lead all marketing initiatives for Pharmacy Times, including marketing strategy, messaging/communication planning and implementation. The position is also responsible for all franchise communication plans, including public relations activities within the market. As part...
Overview: This position will be responsible for managing drug substance and sterile drug product contract manufacturing operations, including tech transfer, process scale up/optimization, and process validation for late stage clinical development and subsequent commercialization of new biopharmaceutical products. This role requires a strong scientific background, strong project management skills,...
Shy Wolf Sanctuary Job Description Job Title: Director of Development Reports To: Chairman of the Board FLSA Status: Exempt Summary Plans, directs, and coordinates all special funding projects and ongoing major funding programs, such as corporate, individual, foundation and government programs, by performing the following duties personally or through subordinates. Essential Duties and Respon...
Please note that the requirements specified in this posting are the basic qualifications required for the Associate Director, Global Outcomes Research position; however, job title will be dependent on the candidate's level of experience in those requirements. OBJECTIVES: This position functions within Takeda’s Global Outcomes Research (GOR) team, which contributes to the successful development a...
Clinical Research Nurse Product Development – Center for Interventional Endoscopy Research - Orlando Florida Hospital Orlando seeks to hire a Clinical Research Nurse – Product Development who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ. Florida Hospital Orlando Facility Profile: Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, s...
Job Description: Manage projects/engagements delivering health economics/outcomes research (HEOR) modeling and analytic solutions. Job Responsibilities include: Delivery Management • Design and implement bio-statistical analysis, studies, and models; conceptualize advanced model designs, study protocols, and statistical analysis plans • Advise and oversee development of Budget Impact and Cost...
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we l...
Title: Senior Director of Business Strategy and Market Research Location: Minneapolis, MN (local candidates preferred) Duration/Terms: Permanent / Direct-hire / Full-time An Element Consulting Group client has a direct-hire / permanent opening for a Senior Director of Business Strategy and Market Research. This is a great opportunity to join a highly progressive health and wellness technology o...
Awarded the industry's top honors every year since 1994, Davalyn Corporation is one of the most reliable names in the recruiting industry. Founder Richard K. Sinay opened the company's doors on December 18, 1989 and has since become a model to offices nationwide emphasizing the important principles of professionalism, hard work, and accurate representation in creating lasting client partnerships. ...
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we l...

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