Job Listing: Senior I/O Researcher

10/26/2015 6:10 PM | Anonymous

American Institutes for Research (AIR)

Location: Washington, D.C.

Overview:

The Workforce and Lifelong Learning (WLL) program of the American Institutes for Research (AIR) works collaboratively with clients to examine a wide range of projects involving individual and organizational performance. We are currently seeking a Senior Researcher (Industrial and Organizational Psychology) for our Washington, D.C. office. You will support current and future project efforts in a variety of areas such as job analysis, personnel selection and certification, test development and validation, performance management, program evaluation, workplace surveys, training needs assessment, and training evaluation.

Responsibilities:

The Sr. Researcher will work on several projects with responsibilities that may include:

  • Serving as client contact for analytical or statistical expertise
  • Managing or leading projects or tasks
  • Developing conceptual frameworks that guide project work (e.g., data collection and analysis plans)
  • Applying appropriate techniques to collect, analyze, and report quantitative data
  • Organizing and documenting analytical results and research procedures
  • Preparing technical reports and journal articles and present findings to clients and the public
  • Assisting in developing and drafting new business proposals
  • Mentoring junior research analysts, sharing their approaches to solving concrete problems, and providing feedback on the work of others

Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology or related field, and 3+ years of experience
  • Experience managing projects for external clients
  • Highly proficient in data management and analysis procedures. Familiar data analysis programs, such as SPSS, Excel, MPlus, and various IRT programs
  • Strong writing skills, specifically the ability to describe quantitative analyses to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience writing proposals and developing business strongly preferred

AIR offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including a fully funded retirement plan, generous paid time off, commuter benefits, and tuition assistance. For more information, please visit our website at www.air.org. To apply, please go to https://jobs-airdc.icims.com/jobs/8710/senior-i-o-researcher/job.  EOE.

2017 © PTCMW

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software