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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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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Director of Clinical Research Parsippany, NJ Unspecified Apply Apply Director of Clinical Research Parsippany, NJ Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a Director or Sr Director of Clinical Research with experience, please read on! What You Will Be Doing The Senior Director or Clinical Rese...
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...
Seeking PhD in virology, microbiology, immunology or similar life sciences and 3+ years of supervisory experience in model development and testing vaccines, immunity modulators and similar therapeutics against infectious diseases, ideally viral with hand-on knowledge of wide range of virology, microbiology, and immunology techniques. Activities: *** Direct the designing, planning, execution, and...
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...
Small food processing plant that has over 40 yrs in the food and beverage industry. The co has had great success and tripled in size the last five tears. They are a leader in developing niche products in the international markets. The co will offer a great opt to expand your skills and growth. The position will report to the R/D Director and work on developing new products and improving existing ...
Responsible for the development of the consortium’s technical programs and management of the organization’s research, development, and technological needs. Director of Technology examines the short- and long-term needs of the industry, and works with the consortium members and industry supply chain to develop capital equipment, materials, and processes that enable ICAMR members to manufacture next...
DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell is a non-profit youth agency whose mission is: To inspire and enable young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens through dedicated staff, and innovative programs, provided in a safe environment. PRIMARY FUNCTION Working collaboratively with the Club’s ...
Ikaria is a fully-integrated biotherapeutics company focused on developing and commercializing innovative therapeutics and interventions designed to meet the significant unmet needs of critically ill patients. You will be a key member of the Ikaria business development team, with responsibility for all commercial assessments required to support partnership, licensing and acquisition opportunities...
Ecology Center Background The Ecology Center’s mission is to inspire and build a sustainable, healthy, and just future for the East Bay, California, and beyond. The Ecology Center transforms the ideas of sustainability into everyday practice. We offer information you can act on, infrastructure you can count on, and leadership for lasting change. We are working toward a world of resilient communit...
Location: Princeton, NJ (however this position can be 100% remote) Duration: Full Time Permanent The Director of Business Development has senior level responsibility for client strategy, satisfaction and retention. Key elements to successfully managing an assigned territory are building a strong sales pipeline, advancing sales opportunities and growing relationships with selected accounts. Prim...
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...
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...
Senior Director of Business Development – East Coast/West Coast Home Based Fast growing provider of CRAs, Monitoring Programs, and Patient Enrollment Services to the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, and Biotech industry is seeking two (2) Senior Directors of Business Development. Provident Research, Inc. has experienced exponential growth with a concentration in the Medical Devices space. These a...
Senior Director of Business Development – East Coast/West Coast Home Based Fast growing provider of CRAs, Monitoring Programs, and Patient Enrollment Services to the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, and Biotech industry is seeking two (2) Senior Directors of Business Development. Provident Research, Inc. has experienced exponential growth with a concentration in the Medical Devices space. These a...
Senior Director of Business Development – East Coast/West Coast Home Based Fast growing provider of CRAs, Monitoring Programs, and Patient Enrollment Services to the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, and Biotech industry is seeking two (2) Senior Directors of Business Development. Provident Research, Inc. has experienced exponential growth with a concentration in the Medical Devices space. These a...
Senior Director of Business Development – East Coast/West Coast Home Based Fast growing provider of CRAs, Monitoring Programs, and Patient Enrollment Services to the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, and Biotech industry is seeking two (2) Senior Directors of Business Development. Provident Research, Inc. has experienced exponential growth with a concentration in the Medical Devices space. These a...

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