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Regulatory Affairs Specialists

Advancement Prospects

Regulatory affairs specialists with several years of experience may advance to become regulatory managers. They oversee the work of regulatory project teams and make sure project schedules are followed and deadlines are met. They may advance to become associate regulatory directors, regulatory directors, vice presidents, and head of regulatory affairs. Specialists may also advance by leaving full-time positions to start their own consulting businesses. They may get certification and go back to school for an advanced degree. Advancement also comes in the form of increasing involvement in professional associations by teaching workshops, lecturing at conferences, and mentoring students and those new to the regulatory affairs field.

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