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Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   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
11510
Job Location
United States
Job Locations EG
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR's 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
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR's 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
Job Locations US-MD-Rockville | US-MD-Rockville | US-VA-Crystal City | US-CA-San Mateo | US-IL-Chicago | US-TX-Austin
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is seeking to hire a senior leader experienced in business development and project management, with expertise in substance use disorders and in evidence-based practices to address the disorders. The candidate will lead AIR’s Center for Addiction Research and Effective Solutions (CARES) and work with AIR staff in building new work that fulfills AIR’s mission to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. The candidate will develop and execute a business strategy that builds on AIR’s existing work in the following areas: health professional education, training and technical assistance; practice guidelines and evidence standards; patient and family engagement; and data interpretation and public health strategy. The ideal candidate will have experience supporting federal, state, and/or local agencies to implement and assess practices and policies that involve multi-system programs including healthcare, public health, criminal justice and human services.   Established in 1946, AIR is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR's work in health spans promotion, prevention, treatment and recovery across the life span. We focus on issues of mental health and substance use disorders, violence, trauma, HIV and AIDS, and other chronic illnesses. In justice and law enforcement, for example, we have done extensive work with drug courts, youth mentoring, and reentry. AIR’s methods include those for rigorous research and evaluation, as well as for knowledge translation, design of communication campaigns and extensive technical assistance and capacity building to implement evidence-based practices at the state and local levels. With approximately 1,200 staff, AIR’s main office is located in the Washington DC area, with major satellite offices in Northern CA; Chicago, IL; Austin, TX; Chapel Hill, NC; Boston, MA; and Atlanta, GA. 
Job ID
11506
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   Financial Analyst for American Institutes for Research to work at our Arlington, VA loc.   Support Fin Lead & proj/operational mgt staff in the fin analysis and mgt of proj direct & operational indirect costs. Serve as liaison between the Fin Lead, proj/operational mgt staff, and other corp infrastructure units incl Acctg & the Contr & Grants Ofc, on fin and contr activities and issues. Facilitate usage, accuracy and proper tracking of data in AIR’s budgeting & forecasting, bus dev, job cost acctg & other fin tools. Prepare fin reports. Review actual costs for accuracy & consistency w/ respective purposes & applicable federal and state proc regs & int policies. Assist w/ the fin mgt of subks, consultants, & vendors. Work w/ billing staff to insure invoices are completed & issued accurately & in a timely manner & ensures pymt is received w/i pymt terms. Ensure compliance w/ fin terms of agreemts w/ subks, consultants, & vendors. Work w/mgt staff to ensure costs are forecasted accurately & completely & track the latest estimate-at-complete against the budget baseline & corp annual budget, recommending corrective action as necessary. Provide bidding supt to proposal teams incl prep of bid costs & basis of estimates; review bid costs for competitiveness & completeness & ensures compliance w/ all cost & bus reqs of solicitations. Prepare cost estimates. May undergo background checks.   Must have Bachelors in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field and 5 years rel finance exp with a wide range of federal, state, and commercial clients incl 3 years rel exp with projects funded by USAID or other international funders. Also req the following skills (3 yrs exp in): working with large, complicated budgets; analytical skills; and MS Excel. Alternatively, must have a Masters in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field and 2 years rel finance exp with a wide range of federal, state, and commercial clients and 2 years rel exp with projects funded by USAID or other international funders. Also req the following skills (2 yrs exp in): working with large, complicated budgets; analytical skills; and MS Excel.   Apply with complete application at www.air.org; ref. Job #11338. EOE
Job ID
11338
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   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 EG
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR's 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
11445
Job Location
Egypt
Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is an independent, nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization that conducts behavioral and social science research on important social issues and delivers technical assistance, both domestically and internationally, in the areas of education, health, and workforce productivity.  AIR seeks an experienced Senior Pricing professional to provide pricing strategy, compliance and bid development based in Crystal City.   The Principal Pricing Specialist contributes to the strategic future of AIR. The Principal Pricing Specialist analyzes Requests for Proposals from federal, state, foundation and commercial entities for the purpose of identifying risks, trends and deviations from the norm, for participating in the development of a fully-compliant business proposal, and for developing and  maintaining a database of strategic pricing information.
Job ID
11518
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR's International Research and Evaluation group strives to improve the quality of life in developing countries by using rigorous research and evaluation to enhance education and social development. We conduct impact evaluations on a wide range of topics including cash transfer programs, early childhood nutrition programs, education interventions, health product distribution programs, and agricultural interventions. We partner with locally based researchers to provide context relevant policy analysis and to help build the research capacity in developing countries. Our work contributes to policy and financial decisions at the national and international level in countries around the world. AIR is seeking a Quantitative Research Associate to join our International Research and Evaluation group. The position offers an opportunity to gain first-hand quantitative data management and research experience on exciting evaluations of development programs.
Job ID
11516
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-MD-Rockville | US-DC | US-VA-Crystal City | US-IL-Chicago | US-TX-Austin
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   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 and works collaboratively with clients to examine a wide range of projects from early childhood development to adult education. AIR is seeking two research assistants to join our team in our Arlington, VA Crystal City office. The research assistants would contribute to the development of statistics about education that inform discussion, debate and planning for decision-makers at the national, state and local levels through a contract with the National Center for Education Statistics for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Job ID
11514
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-MD-Rockville | US-VA-Crystal City | US-IL-Chicago | US-NC-Chapel Hill
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR's Health Policy and Research (HPR) group specializes in research, evaluation, policy analysis, measurement, performance management, and technical assistance in the areas of health services organization, quality of care, quality of life, consumer engagement, health communication, financing and cost of care, and behavioral health (i.e., substance abuse and mental health). HPR’s major clients include the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), private foundations, and state governments. The Research Assistant will provide support to the HPR staff on a variety of research and operations-related topics to include literature searches, data collection, analysis of quantitative and qualitative data, report preparation and management of budgets and schedules for proposals and projects.
Job ID
11508
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US-CA-San Mateo
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.    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-VA-Crystal City | US-MD-Rockville | US-VA-Crystal City
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   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 national and international education surveys, for example, the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) and the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Job ID
11432
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
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   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-VA-Crystal City
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   Researchers (Domestic IV) for American Institutes for Research (AIR) to work at our Crystal City, VA loc. Supp developmnt, review + reporting of survey + assessment data. Contrib to research on large-scale assessment methodology. Supp the review, eval + improvmnt of large-scale assessment ops. Prov written + oral presentation on research questions, findings, + potential impact of research. Contrib to research + reporting teams; incl advising + guiding jr analysts, + reporting + informing sr. analysts. Communicate methods, results + recs to clients + non-tech audience. Work indep + w/ team + maintain effective working relationship w/ proj staff + clients. Work involves attention to detail. Little domestic travel may be involved. May undergo background checks. Must have a Masters in Statistics, Econ, Educ Policy or related social science field and 2 yrs exp with survey and experimental data. Requires skills (2 yrs exp) in: logistic regression, classification/regression trees, and random forests; model building and validation techniques; and one of the following statistical software packages: R, Stata, or SAS/WPS. Apply with complete application at www.air.org; ref. Job #11512. EOE
Job ID
11512
Job Location
United States
Job Locations US | US-VA-Crystal City | US-CA-Sacramento | US | US-CA-San Mateo | US-IL-Chicago | US-IL-Naperville | US-MA-Waltham | US-TX-Austin | US-DC
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR’s Technical Assistance Consultant will serve as a subject matter expert on numerous topics related to trauma, trauma informed care and organizational change to address the prevalence and effects of adverse and traumatic experiences across the lifespan. The candidate will have a broad range of TA experience across one or more systems, such as health, social services, and education, to help build the capacity of organizations and systems serving highly traumatized populations to adopt a trauma-informed approach to care. The candidate should understand the clinical, operational, and workforce changes necessary to effect organizational change across schools, organizations, state agencies, state-wide coalitions, and multi-agency collaboratives.
Job ID
11504
Job Location
United States
Job Locations EG
Established in 1946, the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. AIR works with federal, state, and local government agencies, philanthropies and other organizations to conduct research and evaluation and provide technical assistance in the areas of education, health and workforce development, in the U.S. and abroad.   AIR's 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
11446
Job Location
Egypt