Postdoctoral Research Associate

Job Type

Full Time Temporary



Start Date:



44325 Woodridge Parkway
United States


Postdoctoral research associate opportunity for doctoral graduates seeking experience conducting original research in an educational foundation.

This position provides an individual with the opportunity to:

  • Strengthen data analysis and research skills
  • Work with an experienced education researcher
  • Contribute to the growth of an innovative educational foundation


  • Build analytic data sets
  • Conduct statistical analyses of internal data
  • Conduct statistical analyses of nationally available data
  • Write research reports


  • Strong statistical analysis skills
  • Skilled in SAS programming or other data analysis software (SPSS, STATA)
  • Trained in quantitative research methods
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proficient in creating visual displays of data (charts, graphs)
  • Content knowledge of K-12 or higher education preferred but not required
  • Graduate degree, doctorate preferred
  • Some graduate level training in statistics and research methodology
  • Access to personal transportation/housing

Employment duration: Start date September 1, 2018; End date May 31, 2019 (with option to renew for 2nd year)

Desired hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

Office location: The Foundation is located in Loudoun County, VA, approximately 30 miles northwest of Washington, DC.

Transportation: Due to our location, mass transit options are greatly limited. Personal transportation is necessary.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

Doctorate (PhD)

How To Apply

To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume as attachments via email to Dr. Jennifer Glynn at E-Verify Employer. No phone calls please.