Chief Diplomatic Officer
|Chief Diplomatic Officer|
|Lower Rank:|| Assistant Chief Diplomatic Officer|
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The Chief Diplomatic Officer is responsible for overseeing all operations of the Diplomatic Corps Detachment aboard Federation starships, starbases, and planetary installations. They must be familiar with a variety of fields including history, religion, politics, economics, and military in order to understand how those factors affect potential diplomatic relations.
He or she must be equally flexible and demonstrate initiative, agility, depth, synchronization, and improvisation to provide responsive legal services to his or her Commanding Officer as well as diplomatic advise on current status of an alien species both aligned and non aligned to the Federation.