Research: Level 5
Agrees research goals and performs research projects to generate original and worthwhile ideas. Provides advice and guidance on research methods, data collection and analysis and the presentation of research findings. Selects, adopts and adapts data collection tools and techniques for both qualitative and quantitative data. Develops a strong external network and contributes to professional activities outside own employing organisation. Presents papers at conferences, writes papers of publication quality, and presents reports to clients. Develops, reviews and constructively criticises the research and ideas of others. Develops and shares practical demonstrations of research findings.