Education Research Assistant

SRI International - Multiple Locations - Full time

SRI Education is committed to bringing rigorous research and evaluation data to bear on important programmatic and policy decisions concerning K–12 public education. We are seeking to hire a research assistant who will work as a team member on our projects.Assignments will include work on multiple ongoing projects related to school reform, teaching quality, and transitions to higher education and the workforce. Responsibilities may include: conducting literature and Web research, scheduling and participating in site visits to schools, conducting interviews, contributing to survey development, managing survey administration and database construction and maintenance, analysis of qualitative and quantitative data, and preparing reports and presentations.The position offers opportunities for professional growth and promotion.

Qualifications :

  • An interest in K–12 education policy at the state and federal level and a passion to improve education for all students
  • Some research experience involving qualitative and/or quantitative methodologies/statistics
  • Organized, attentive to detail, have the ability to prioritize tasks and take initiative
  • Good people skills, a desire to learn, and the ability to communicate clearly, including strong writing skills
  • Knowledge of software applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Work or volunteer experience in or with the US public K–12 education system
  • Bachelor’s degree

How to apply:

Apply via our web page www.sri.com/careers to job number 2124BR.

SRI International is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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Locations

Menlo Park, California
Arlington, Virginia

Role

Research

Experience Level

Mid Level

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