About Digital Promise Global
Digital Promise Global is an independent, bipartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to spur innovation to advance equity and improve the opportunity to learn. Positioned at the intersection of educators, entrepreneurs, and researchers, Digital Promise Global identifies, develops, and promotes strategies to improve education and provide people with the knowledge and skills needed to compete in the global economy. Digital Promise centers our work in equity and values and rewards inclusivity, collaboration, and innovation.
About the Position
The learning sciences portfolio at Digital Promise Global includes projects aimed at uncovering how best to promote learning and how to ensure that high-quality learning opportunities are implemented systemically and equitably. We are actively investigating how new sources of data can be used to support both of these goals. Our current portfolio of projects includes evaluation of grant-funded projects at rural community colleges and contracts to evaluate learning technologies that are used in K-12 schools. This work requires collaborative explorations of problems of practice, co-design of new approaches, and cycles of implementation and design refinement informed by data on both implementation practices and learner outcomes.
The populations served in our projects range from young children and their families, to school-age children, and college students, many of whom come from groups that have been marginalized by virtue of their race, culture, learning preferences, or linguistic background. As part of the Digital Promise Learning Sciences Research team, the Quantitative Education Researcher will contribute to (1) projects in our portfolio of current work, principally in studies of postsecondary learners, and (2) internal and external efforts around developing best practices for working with new forms of educational data.
At Digital Promise, we also seek candidates with:
Digital Promise Global is a hybrid organization. Employees are expected to travel at least 4 times a year for in-person meetings and the annual staff retreat. Additional travel may be required based on role and responsibilities.
(a)Travel up to 15%
(b)Physical/Sensory Demands Fast-paced working environment. Extensive computer usage and online engagement & communication. Must be willing to build inclusive relationships and collaborate with employees at all levels within the organization and external partners.
The full-time salary range for Quantitative Researcher position is between $75,000 - $95,000 with exact salary depending on experience.
Please apply and submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements. Applicants are encouraged to submit their materials as soon as possible. Submissions are reviewed on a rolling basis until the search is successful.
Digital Promise is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applications without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
Please apply through the job portal on our website!