Educational Researcher

  • Location: Provo, UT
  • Position: Full Time
  • Department: Efficacy Research and Assessment

The Educational Researcher studies the effectiveness of the educational programs offered by Imagine Learning. This involves coordination with schools and organizing and executing studies, designing and conducting quantitative and qualitative search, and overseeing research projects undertaken by independent researchers.

Qualifications

Education/Certification 

  • Advanced degree in Educational Research, Instructional Psychology or related field, PhD/EdD preferred

Experience                   

  • At least three years’ experience in research/evaluation of educational programs; other research experience will be considered
  • Classroom teaching experience preferred

Required Knowledge    

  • Methods of qualitative research in education
  • Methods of quantitative research in education
  • Design of experiment, validity, and efficacy research
  • Statistics relevant to educational measurement
  • Formative evaluation                              

Skills/Abilities              

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Excellent interpersonal skills essential to qualitative research
  • Statistical packages such as R, SAS, or SPSS
  • Data analysis software, SQL preferred
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Strong interest in improving student learning
Application Procedure:
Please fill out this online application and upload your current resume and cover letter. Select the title "Educational Researcher" where prompted.