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Research Directors are responsible for research functions in a company or an educational institution. Common duties highlighted on a Research Director resume example are coordinating research staff, promoting professional growth opportunities for staff, using research tools, coordinating vendor relations, and providing direct research services. Based on our collection of resumes in the field, essential job skills are research abilities, leadership, problem solving, effective communication, networking, and computer competences. Eligible candidates hold at least a Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field.

1

Research Director/coordinator

Directed and coordinated all research projects. Responsible for contract negotiations, regulatory compliance, subject recruitment, enrollment through study closure. Provided sponsors and Clinical Research Organization (CRO) with high quality research data.

  • Established detailed SOP which resulted in a streamlined process to efficiently run 6-7 concurrently running clinical trials.
  • Established a system to collect a database of research volunteers, which accelerated the process of locating research subjects and decreased staff time of contacting volunteers.
  • Completed over 50 clinical trials with 9% Lost To Follow up data
  • Co-Author on investigator initiated clinical trials
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Cultural Studies And Comparative Literature
2

Deputy Research Director

  • Drafted and edited one pagers, ad backups, and research books
  • Completed self-research book and compiled candidate's accomplishments into one document
  • Fact checked finance emails, speeches, questionnaires, candidate literature and self-tracking audio
  • Vetted Personal Finance Disclosure forms and individuals for campaign ads
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Public Policy Studies
3

Research Director

  • Designed a campaign book to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communication
  • Created and distributed a survey collecting qualitative data using Qualtrics, data analyzed and evaluated through SPSS
  • Collected findings from survey, focus group and in-depth interview to create a detailed research report
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Public Relations
4

Research Director

  • Provide ratings, industry, and market research to sales team, marketing team, newsroom, and Raycom corporate officers
  • Use statistical analytics to provide team with best data and information to provide clients to ensure a successful multi-platform marketing campaign
  • Work with Nielsen and comScore (Rentrak) on best practices and improvement strategy for demo sampling and impact data
  • Successfully helped Charleston and WCSC transition from a diary market (sampled 16 weeks a year) to a code-reader market (sampled 365 days a year) in 2016
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Communications - Media Studies
5

National Research Director

  • Managed state-wide home study only program.
  • Reviewed and approved adoption home studies and ensured that all adoptive homes abided by California Community Care Licensing regulations.
  • Supervised all OCSS PAARP cases.
  • Provided case management, education and support of waiting adoptive families, matched families and families in post placement.
  • Led a monthly client support group, as well as a monthly informational seminar.
  • Conducted home studies, home study updates and post placement visits as an independent contract worker, and as required is a staff counseling position.
  • Provided ongoing support of alumni adoptive families.
  • Edited and contributed to IAC self-published book.
  • Received and reviewed requests for cooperative research projects.
Candidate Info
38
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Physiology
MA
Social Work
PhD
Doctor of Philosophy
6

Research Director

  • Manage marketing research projects from survey development to presentation of findings
  • Create budget estimates and maintain constraints for project duration
  • Manage suppliers to ensure research project is completed in specified time and to stringent standards
  • Process data and create visually compelling presentations that are easily digestible
  • Monitor and manage work load for research associates
  • Assist in hiring new talent for organization
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BFA
Creative Writing
7

Research Director, Team Leader

  • Design Asthma Sensor from stretch.
  • Research on asthma and its potential triggers.
  • Research on substances to be detected.
  • Research on feasible sensor.
  • Research on target customer segment.
  • Research on battery best accommodate to wearable device.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Chinese
8

Institutional Research Director

  • Served the College in a variety of positions to include Admissions Director, Webmaster, Information
  • Served as Co-Chair for successful Middle States Commission on Higher Education decennial Self Study process.
  • Primary responsibilities included Higher Education Opportunity Act compliance oversight, institutional and market research, mandatory State and Federal education reporting, IDEA Center and National Survey for Student Engagement management as well as other duties as assigned.
Candidate Info
39
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
BA
Political Science And History
MS
Strategic Intelligence
MA
International Relations

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