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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 & Evaluation Program is seeking a Science Test Developer to support AIR’s internal item development efforts by conducting quality control reviews, making suggested edits that focus on item construction best practices and adheres to project standards, and working with content editors to improve item quality. Additional tasks may include conducting quality control reviews of operational forms.
Job ID
11287
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-MD-Rockville | US-DC | US-VA-Crystal City | US-IL-Chicago | US-TX-Austin
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. We are currently looking for an Education Researcher with strong quantitative analysis experience. The Quantitative Researcher will work in Research & Evaluation at AIR growing a strong research agenda while also contributing to existing projects. Initial assignments will include quantitative analyst positions on large federal grants evaluating innovations in education research.
Job ID
11334
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
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 Professional Services team within Research and Evaluation is seeking an I/O Psychology Researcher Intern for our Crystal City, VA. office to work on projects across a variety of clients doing work related to job analysis, practice analysis, competency modeling, selection, assessment, test validation, workforce planning, workforce analytics and training. Spanning 10 – 12 weeks, AIR’s paid summer program provides Interns and Scholars with various learning and networking opportunities that enhance their skillset and build lasting professional connections.
Job ID
11345
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
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 division is seeking a Research Assistant to join our team in Crystal City. The Research Assistant would contribute to the development of statistics about education that inform the discussion, debate and planning of decision-makers at national, state, and local levels through a contract with the National Center for Education Statistics. Our work includes survey and assessment design, analysis of assessment and survey data, and reporting and dissemination of research results.
Job ID
11390
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-DC
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a leading behavioral and social science research organization. We are a collaborative organization that works with clients to examine a wide range of projects from early childhood development to adult education. AIR prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects for significant federal, state, and private organizations. Our vision is that research-based problem solving can improve the lives of all people. We are currently seeking a Researcher to expand research and evaluation capabilities in the area of special education.   ** Please note, if selected, in-person interviews for this role will not take place until mid-April**
Job ID
11426
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US | US-MA-Waltham | US-TX-Austin | US-IL-Chicago
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 as well as individual and organizational performance. AIR prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects, with a focus on education for significant federal, state, and private organizations. AIR's vision is that research-based problem solving can improve the lives of all people. We are seeking a Research Associate to join our Research & Evaluation group in Washington, DC, Chicago, IL, Austin, TX, or Waltham, MA.
Job ID
11428
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US | US-MD-Rockville | US-VA-Crystal City
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 Research Assistant to join our team in Crystal City, Virginia. The Research Assistant will provide support on several large-scale international assessments, for example, the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) and the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS).
Job ID
11432
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
The American Institutes for Research is a leading education research company providing a continuum of education research, assessment, technical assistance, and policy analysis from the school level up to the national and international levels. Our programs apply science to address real-world issues on behalf of clients that include federal and state agencies, international development agencies, leading foundations, school districts, and private businesses; and our experts are a frequent source of information and guidance for policymakers, clients, and the news media. We are currently seeking a Technical Editor for our Crystal City or Rockville, MD office. As a member of the Annual Reports Project, the Technical Editor will support development of statistics-based materials (tables, text, and figures), with a special emphasis on tables; play a key role in review and tracking of a large set of tables that present a wide range of education-related statistics; and collaborate with the team to develop the annual Digest of Education Statistics (http://www.nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/) and support other key reports such as The Condition of Education (http://www.nces.ed.gov/programs/coe/).
Job ID
11438
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA
American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the largest behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. AIR’s mission is to conduct and apply the best behavioral and social science research towards improving people’s lives, with a special emphasis on the disadvantaged. Much of this work informs the development and implementation of policies that require and produce significant quantities of diverse data. Data scientists at AIR use a blend of technology skills and theory to contribute to cutting-edge research design, implementation, and capacity building. Our team promotes data scientists’ career development through interdisciplinary collaboration, training opportunities, a community of practice, and the opportunity to work on meaningful projects spanning several domains, including education, public health, workforce, science and innovation policy, criminal justice, and housing. We balance contemporary agile development with rigorous approaches to research design, all the while remaining outcomes-driven and aligned to our clients’ missions and goals. This position is located within AIR’s Survey and Data Sciences (SDS) group, which supports the design, collection, analysis, and dissemination of statistics that are objective, accurate, and timely.
Job ID
11447
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-CA-San Mateo
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 in the areas of education, health, workforce, and international development, among others. AIR prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects for federal and state government organizations, foundations, and the private sector. AIR's vision is that research-based problem solving can improve the lives of all people. We are seeking a Research Assistant to join our Professional Services team. This position is based in our San Mateo office in California.
Job ID
11449
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US | US-DC | US-VA-Crystal City | US-IL-Chicago | US-CA-San Mateo | US-TX-Austin
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. We are currently looking for an Education Researcher with strong quantitative analysis experience. The Researcher will work on multiple projects with a focus on studying the effectiveness of education programs, practices, and policies within the pre-kindergarten to postsecondary educational system. Candidates are expected to understand AIR’s organizational objectives and mission and achieve those objectives through their advanced level of technical work and content expertise. The Researcher will lead research project and analysis tasks to achieve project success.
Job ID
11456
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-IL-Chicago | US-MA-Waltham | US-TX-Austin | US-IL-Chicago
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 as well as individual and organizational performance. AIR prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects, with a focus on education for significant federal, state, and private organizations. AIR's vision is that research-based problem solving can improve the lives of all people. We are seeking a Research Associate to join our Research & Evaluation group in Chicago, IL
Job ID
11460
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
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 Human Capital Solutions team within Research and Evaluation is seeking an I/O Psychology Research Associate for our Crystal City, VA office to work in the areas of— recruitment, selection, performance management, training, retention, licensure and certification with a particular emphasis on the future of work —and provide our public and private sector clients with unique insight and solutions. Our experts apply research-based principles in developing the knowledge, tools, systems, and programs required for maximizing human and organizational potential in the 21st century.    We are planning to interview candidates at the SIOP 2020 Conference in Austin, TX. 
Job ID
11462
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-TX-Austin
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the leading behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. AIR prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects for federal and state government organizations, foundations, and the private sector. AIR's vision is that research-based problem solving can improve the lives of all people. We are seeking a Research Associate (K-12 Education) to join our Professional Services team. The Research Associate (K-12 Education) will work on a variety of contrants and grants providing support for various research projects. For this position, we are seeking an individual with experience in K-12 education and strong qualitative research skills. This position will be based in our Austin, TX office.   **Because of federal government contract requirements that apply to this position, only U.S. citizens are eligible to apply for this position**
Job ID
11463
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-DC | US-MD-Rockville | US-VA-Crystal City | US-IL-Chicago | US-CA-San Mateo | US-TX-Austin
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 Center for English Language Learners (ELLs) is committed to reducing the achievement gap and improving outcomes for English language learners by conducting rigorous research and connecting research to policy and practice. We are seeking a Researcher to support mixed-methods evaluation projects, with a specific emphasis on projects focused on ELL-related policies and practices. The Center for ELLs project work includes: - Research related to improving instruction and learning: AIR researchers conduct rigorous studies of instructional interventions in order to determine what works best for ELLs - Evaluation research: AIR experts evaluate federal, state, and district practices and policies affecting ELLs and craft evidence-based recommendations for policymakers. - ELL specialists at AIR provide valuable technical assistance and professional development to help states and districts improve instruction and learning for ELLs. We tailor our services to meet the specific needs of our clients. - The policy work of the Center for ELLs currently focuses on analysis of state and federal policies and assistance to federal and state policymakers on issues relevant to ELLs.
Job ID
11474
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-IL-Chicago | US-IL-Chicago
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 as well as individual and organizational performance. AIR prides itself 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. We are seeking a Quantitative Researcher with a focus on methods and knowledge of the What Works Clearinghouse to join our Research & Evaluation group in Chicago, IL.
Job ID
11485
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
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 in the areas of education, health, workforce, and international development, among others. AIR prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects for federal and state government organizations, foundations, and the private sector. AIR's vision is that research-based problem solving can improve the lives of all people.   We are seeking an Intern to join our Professional Services team for our 2020 Summer Internship progam. This position is based in our Crystal City, VA office.
Job ID
11489
Job Location
United States
Job Locations EG
American Institutes for Research’s (AIR) International Development Program seeks to enhance the capacity of people in developing countries to improve their quality of life through education and social development. We have worked in collaboration with local and international stakeholders in more than 80 countries over the past three decades.
Job ID
11430
Job Location
Egypt
Job Locations EG
American Institutes for Research’s (AIR) International Development Program seeks to enhance the capacity of people in developing countries to improve their quality of life through education and social development. We have worked in collaboration with local and international stakeholders in more than 80 countries over the past three decades.
Job ID
11431
Job Location
Egypt
Job Locations EG
American Institutes for Research’s (AIR) International Development Program seeks to enhance the capacity of people in developing countries to improve their quality of life through education and social development. We have worked in collaboration with local and international stakeholders in more than 80 countries over the past three decades.
Job ID
11444
Job Location
Egypt