JOE - August 2012

 
SRI International
Center for Education Policy
Education Researcher
 
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Education Researcher
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Arlington, VA, USA
JEL Classification: I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
Keywords: education, research, policy, K-12, evaluation, Ph.D.
Deadline Date: 00/2012

JOE ID Number: 201208_397246

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Center for Education Policy conducts research, evaluation, and policy analytic projects on the major education policy issues facing the nation today. Using a wide range of methodologies, from in-depth case studies to randomized controlled trials, our work builds knowledge to inform important policy decisions concerning K-16 education. The Center is seeking a researcher with strong applied research and evaluation skills. The successful candidate will help design and lead studies of school reform, educator effectiveness, STEM learning, college and career readiness, among other topics.

Requirements:
The candidate should be qualified to design research studies, develop data collection instruments, gather and analyze data, interpret research findings for policymakers and practitioners, and have a passion for improving education for all students. Qualified candidates will demonstrate substantive knowledge of current issues in K-12 education policy at the state and federal level. Excellent writing skills and the ability to present research plans and findings are essential, as is the ability to work in a team environment. Ph.D. in education, economics, public policy, or social science and training in evaluation.
Application Instructions:

For a complete description and to apply go to www.sri.com/jobs and apply to job ID number 101442.

SRI is an equal opportunity employer.


Online Application URL: http://www.sri.com/careers


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