A research director oversees an organization's research and development department. The research director drives team members to use the scientific method to push the boundaries of human knowledge and develop new technologies that expand the frontier of an industry.
Research Director Tasks
Design methods for evaluating the effectiveness of research programs.
Oversee the operation of laboratories and research sites and ensure compliance with institutional and government regulations.
Developing research objectives and writing proposals.
Manage the research budget and the allocation of funds.