Learning Engineering Fellowship - National Center for Education Statistics

The Learning Agency Lab - Washington D.C., District of Columbia - Full time

Learning Engineering Fellowship - National Center for Education Statistics

The Learning Agency Lab is seeking a Learning Engineering Fellow to lead exciting projects that leverage robust datasets to support education outcomes.

The fellow will work at the National Center for Education Statistics in Washington DC under the Intergovernmental Personnel Act. It is a prestigious opportunity for an early career education data scientist to develop a robust database as well as potential data competitions based on those benchmarks. Fellows should be located in D.C. or willing to spend a few days/week in D.C.

About The Fellowship.

It is a one year placement. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Examining the potential of creating an open database of National Assessment of American Progress (NAEP) writing data.
  • Analyzing data and research procedures around issues of learning engineering, privacy, and natural language processing.
  • Developing data science competition ideas that promote the field of learning engineering to improve student outcomes.

Fellows will also have access to leaders in the Learning Engineering field.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • Eager to help release a large, complex data sets
  • Exemplary follow-through and flexibility
  • Deep knowledge of learning engineering, data science, and/or privacy issues.
  • Ph.D. strongly preferred with experience in data analytics and/or natural language processing

Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

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Role

Data Analysis

Experience Level

Mid Level

The Learning Agency Lab

The Learning Agency Lab is a non-profit that helps organizations harness the power of learning. The organization is an incubator, focused on developing tools, programs, and partnerships for social good.

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