Top Research & Development Executive
Also referred to as: Top Research & Development Executive, Chief R & D Officer, Chief Research and Development Officer, Chief Research, Development and Innovation Officer, Head of Research and Development, Vice President of Research and Development
Requirements and Responsibilities
Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's research and development policies, objectives, and initiatives. Maintains an organization's competitive position and profitability by formulating research and development programs, policies, and procedures. Investigates and identifies new technologies that align the organization development. May require a master's degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head.
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Level of Education:  Top Research & Development Executive Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Top Research & Development Executive Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Top Research & Development Executive Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation