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Research Officers play an important role in research projects as they supervise teams and make sure the project is completed in due time. Other duties of a Research Officer include developing research methods, analyzing variables and test parameters, setting project goals, training team members, and writing reports. Based on our collection of resume examples, these experts should demonstrate attention to details, accuracy, strong communication skills, computer competencies, and researching abilities. Eligible example resumes for Research Officers usually mention a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field.

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Research Officer

Designed and conducted experiments aimed at improving yield and quality of hot pepper and dasheen varieties to meet international standards

  • Validated results of experimental work on farmers' holdings
  • Based on results, yields were increased by 20% and a fertilizer regimen and management for Scotch
  • Collected and analyzed scientific and technical information about international standards for pesticides being used in Jamaica
  • Collaborated with local, regional, governmental and non-governmental organizations with respect to crop production
  • Supervised Research Assistants
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MPhil
Botany
PhD
Food Science And Technology
Botany
2

Research Officer

Responsible to read literature on policy development and identify gapes from policy implementations

  • Wrote reports and reviewed draft field reports
  • Trained 70 volunteers on data collection from sites
  • Wrote policy briefs
  • Increased Ward and Mitaa data posting and access by youth
  • Planned and developed, coordinated and reviewed 4 TORs for health systems development
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Development Studies
Evaluation
3

Operations Research Officer / Logistics Manager / Recruiting Manager

  • Directed analytical and logistician research teams to produce in-depth studies and analyses on logistics, maintenance and transportation issues.
  • Developed, standardized and implemented analytical tools and procedures to facilitate monitoring, evaluation and feedback of production data for Air Force recruiting programs and processes.
  • Managed a five-person operation supporting 100 geographically-dispersed personnel in logistics, information management, personnel, finance and computer systems administration.
  • Resolved issues with periodic maintenance processes affecting 7.5K parts by establishing business rules to expedite condemn/repair of parts for annual cost savings of $9M.
  • Slashed manning variance and model development time from 18 months to eight months.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Applied Mathematics And Psychology
MS
Operations Research
4

Research Officer-project Lead

Led realist evaluation of BRAC urban slum maternal, neonatal, and child health program serving 6 million people

  • Conducted five collaborative participatory research workshops within BRAC
  • Completed desk review and analysis of BRAC and icddr, b monitoring and evaluation data
  • Supervised development of project specific communication strategy including the development of a short film and photo essays (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjuFJKYYj0o) which is used for BRAC advocacy and fund-raising
  • Authored final report on implementation research and urban slum Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health (MNCH)
  • Contributed to design, tool development and data analysis for implementation research on UNICEF MNCH programs in Bangladesh, including the development of final recommendations used for program reform
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
International Studies And Spanish
MA
Program On Forced Migration And Health
5

Senior Vice President, Chief Research Officer

Managed both syndicated and custom research in multi-million dollar research company

  • Enhanced quality and marketability of data by refining ascription techniques and questionnaire design
  • Saved thousands of man hours and company resources by automating error-prone and time-consuming procedures
  • Served as internal and external consultant for marketing. media, and research issues
  • Analyzed and eliminated major stumbling block for future Media Rating Council approval
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
PhD
Neuropsychology
Teaching Fellowship
6

Assistant Research Officer

Prepared project proposals, budget schedules, work plans and site safety plans for groundwater studies

  • Explored for groundwater using surface geophysical techniques
  • Sited and supervised drilling operations for over 100 water supply and industrial
  • Conducted aquifer tests and assessed water quantity and quality
  • Designed and constructed monitoring well networks for project monitoring and appraisal
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MS
Geoscience
PhD
Doctor of Philosophy
Geological Engineering
7

Administrative & Research Officer in The Barrier Monitoring Unit

Carried out social scientific field research, develop methodologies and worked on custom-made databases, including data input and collection.

  • Attended meetings independently with other units, organizations and stakeholders, in particular Palestinian governmental and non-governmental ones.
  • Interpreted and translated documents. Assisted in the preparation of project reports for management, donor, and others.
  • Provided administrative and financial follow-up as part of the project's capacity-building objective.
  • Responsible for the daily administrative running and follow-up of the project activities in coordination with the project manager. Researched cooperation and training agreements with local organizations, including Palestinian research and academic institutions.
  • Provided advice and guidance in order to resolve potential problems early and effectively while training project staff into handling those tasks independently.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Project Management
C
Certificate
Aviation
8

Owner & Chief Engineer, Consultant & Research Officer

Managed a complete machine tool sales and engineering support company.

  • Financial considerations, inside and outside sales, customer support and vendor procurement.
  • Developed profitable multiple marketing and sales strategies improving overall business
  • Successfully managed and instructed technicians and maintenance team with emphasis on product knowledge and proactive customer support
  • Negotiated successfully with customers and implemented pricing deals, payment options and maintenance programs.
  • Performed engineering consultation, design and solution delivery of customer problems.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
PhD
Engineering
Engineering
9

Assistant Research Officer

Supported the design, development and management of child protection research activities.

  • Analyzed research data and wrote research reports and assisted in writing donor reports
  • Regional capacity building trainer-Action for the Rights of the child.
  • Provided Child rights and protection capacity building training, coaching and mentoring for Child Protection manager and staff in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Ivory Coast. Over 200 people benefited from the trainings.
  • Support the formation and capacity building training for Child Welfare Committees.
  • Provided child protection and family reunification support services and care for child soldiers, refugee children in West Africa region resulting to reunification of thousands of children with their families.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
Economics
10

Research Officer

Provided effective problem resolution for the customers.

  • Determined corrective action to be taken, intial and followed-up corrective steps taken, communicated result to requesters.
  • Acted as Primary Liaison between management and staff when introducing new procedures into the daily work.
  • Worked under heavy volume during peak production period.
  • Trained and sponsored new associates through a three-week training program.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job

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