Arlington, Arlington, Virginia
Jul 14, 2014
Aug 18, 2014
Analyst, Research
Full Time



Insight Policy Research, Inc. (Insight)

Washington, DC




Insight Policy Research, Inc., (Insight), a rapidly growing, dynamic, research and evaluation organization is seeking a Senior Education Research Associate to join our team. We are a well-established small business, having provided nationally recognized research and evaluation services to Federal, State, and private-sector clients for over 13 years.


Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we conduct research in the areas of education, health, nutrition, and housing. We offer outstanding potential for growth, along with competitive salaries and benefits, including flexi-place, in a family friendly environment. For further information and a summary of the type of studies we conduct, please visit our website at:


Position Summary:

The essential functions of this position include working with Senior Project Directors in the planning and conduct of mixed-methods research studies and program evaluations, conducting data collection, analyzing quantitative and/or qualitative data, and contributing to reports and proposals. Experience working on contract studies for the Federal government is essential.


Education Requirement:

  • Ph.D. in education, sociology, psychology, economics or related social sciences.
  • Experience in federal contracting.

Selection Criteria:

·         Knowledge of and understanding of current education policy issues

·         Knowledge of and experience with evaluation design

·         Expertise in one or more of the following issues: secondary education, post-secondary education, college career readiness, CTE, STEM education, education technology, or other areas.

·         Experience with data collection

·         Knowledge of advanced quantitative methods

·         Experience working with large databases and the statistical skills necessary for working with them

·         Excellent writing skills and ability to translate research findings into policy-relevant analysis


EEO:  All candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability.


Contact: No phone calls please. Send resume/CV via email, fax or regular mail to:


Stéphane Baldi, Ph.D.

Insight Policy Research, Inc.

1901 N. Moore St., Suite 204

Arlington, VA  22209


Fax: (703) 504-9481