The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the leading behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. AIR is a collaborative organization that works with clients to examine a wide range of projects from early childhood development to adult education. We pride ourselves in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects for significant federal, state, and private organizations. AIR's vision is that research-based problem solving can improve the lives of all people. AIR’s Research and Evaluation area is seeking a Technical Assistance Associate to join our team in Austin, TX.
The Technical Assistance Associate will provide high quality, collaborative technical assistance and consulting to Texas Education Agency, with a specific emphasis on teacher recruitment and teacher preparation. This work entails research synthesis, group facilitation, building relationships with a variety of stakeholders, providing training, technical writing, and working as part of a team to developing strategic solutions to pressing issues of educator quality. We seek applicants passionate about working as part of a team to implement research-based solutions to improve educational outcomes.