Director, Research Strategy and Consulting

Job Type

Full Time




New York
United States


The Center for Public Research and Leadership (CPRL) is a partnership of professional schools that prepares students for leadership positions in public education organizations committed to improving the life chances of all children, particularly those of color, from low-income households, or otherwise traditionally underserved. The program brings together upper-level graduate students in business, education, law, and policy from universities across the nation to study and engage in research and consulting projects serving public- and social-sector organizations in the U.S. and Brazil that are undertaking and supporting transformational change in P-12 education and in the public sector as a whole. The program offers graduate students the rigorous, multi-disciplinary, academic, and experiential preparation they need to flourish in exciting leadership, management, and professional positions in those same organizations while simultaneously offering the organizations high-quality, low-cost research and consulting support.

Columbia Law School seeks a Director of Research Strategy and Consulting to manage, support and mentor teams of graduate and professional students in designing and implementing research and consulting projects in the P-12 education sector. The Director will serve as a liaison with client organizations; being the primary point of contact with the client; developing project scope of work, and managing student-client interaction.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer --Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.