Senior Research Associate

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About PPA Public Policy Associates (PPA) provides clients with the evaluation, research, and strategic consultation they need to make smart public policy decisions that improve lives, enrich communities, and strengthen institutions. PPA assists clients in the areas of education, healthy communities, justice, and economic and workforce development. We work nationally; so far, our projects have taken us to 38 states and Puerto Rico. Our work involves a wide range of data-collection methods, implementation evaluation, cost analysis, quasi-experimental and experimental designs, facilitation of diverse cross-sector groups, and policy briefs, among other approaches and deliverables. Position Overview We are seeking a full-time Senior Research Associate to contribute substantially to statistical analysis of privately held and public education and workforce data sets. This position will work on a major study of a state's educator workforce, with roles in other projects and business development activities as assigned. The work will include: Method selection Quantitative data collection Data merging and management Literature review Descriptive and inferential statistics, including but not limited to significance testing, regressions, and trend analysis Data visualization Summarizing findings and policy implications for diverse audiences This position reports to the Chief Operating Officer. Work Environment PPA's office is in Lansing, Michigan. This position is eligible for 100% remote work within the United States, although occasional travel to Lansing is required. Other travel within Michigan and around the country may also be required. Compensation PPA offers an annual salary commensurate with experience. Benefits for full-time, overtime-exempt staff include health insurance, 401k contributions, three weeks' paid leave per year in addition to 10 paid holidays per year, professional development, and the opportunity to share in company profits. Application Applicants should submit a cover letter, the PPA application from www.publicpolicy.com , a resume, and a writing sample of no more than 10 pages. The position is targeted to begin in fall 2022. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. PPA is
Area: Tampa ›
Categoría: Empleos ›
Subcategoría: Otros empleos ›
About PPA Public Policy Associates (PPA) provides clients with the evaluation, research, and strategic consultation they need to make smart public policy decisions that improve lives, enrich communities, and strengthen institutions. PPA assists clients in the areas of education, healthy communities, justice, and economic and workforce development. We work nationally; so far, our projects have taken us to 38 states and Puerto Rico. Our work involves a wide range of data-collection methods, implementation evaluation, cost analysis, quasi-experimental and experimental designs, facilitation of diverse cross-sector groups, and policy briefs, among other approaches and deliverables. Position Overview We are seeking a full-time Senior Research Associate to contribute substantially to statistical analysis of privately held and public education and workforce data sets. This position will work on a major study of a state's educator workforce, with roles in other projects and business development activities as assigned. The work will include: Method selection Quantitative data collection Data merging and management Literature review Descriptive and inferential statistics, including but not limited to significance testing, regressions, and trend analysis Data visualization Summarizing findings and policy implications for diverse audiences This position reports to the Chief Operating Officer. Work Environment PPA's office is in Lansing, Michigan. This position is eligible for 100% remote work within the United States, although occasional travel to Lansing is required. Other travel within Michigan and around the country may also be required. Compensation PPA offers an annual salary commensurate with experience. Benefits for full-time, overtime-exempt staff include health insurance, 401k contributions, three weeks' paid leave per year in addition to 10 paid holidays per year, professional development, and the opportunity to share in company profits. Application Applicants should submit a cover letter, the PPA application from www.publicpolicy.com , a resume, and a writing sample of no more than 10 pages. The position is targeted to begin in fall 2022. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. PPA is
Area: Tampa ›
Categoría: Empleos ›
Subcategoría: Otros empleos ›
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