Under the direction of the Assistant Director, Business Operations and Strategic Engagement for the CCEE, the position of Senior Specialist, Research for the CCEE provides research and program evaluation support for various initiatives managed by the CCEE. The Senior Specialist, Research leads various aspects of research, including developing data collection instruments; collecting, cleaning, and managing large data sets, conducting complex analyses, preparing reports and presentations based on results, and making recommendations across a variety of internal and external projects. In addition, the Senior Specialist, Research schedules, coordinates, and manages on-site research activities; establishes and maintains positive relationships with external partners and stakeholders; and trains other personnel as appropriate.