Randi Korn & Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in evaluating museum programs and exhibitions, is seeking a Research Associate in its Alexandria, VA office. Under the management of a mentor/supervisor, the Research Associate will be responsible for implementing diverse evaluation projects and services; coordinating contractor data collection teams; collecting and analyzing qualitative and quantitative data; and preparing reports and presentations.
The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years experience conducting evaluation in museum-like settings and a strong a desire to join a work environment that is client-centered. A master’s degree in applied anthropology, evaluation, educational psychology, sociology, educational measurement, museum education, museum studies, or a related field is required. Qualified candidates will be familiar with current evaluation methods and practices. Qualitative data analysis experience is required, and quantitative data analysis experience is a plus. The qualified candidate must have excellent writing skills, be able to juggle multiple projects and work both independently and as part of project teams. A passion for museums or other kinds of informal learning environments is a preferred, and knowledge of HTML coding is a plus.
RK&A’s strength is that we are a team. In joining our team you will work with people who love what they do and are driven to learn from each other, our clients, museum visitors, and our museum colleagues around the country. Our casual office environment is comfortable and adaptable. If you think this is the job for you, we welcome your application.
RK&A offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. For information on RK&A, please visit rka-learnwithus.com. Interested applicants should forward a resume with cover letter, salary requirements, and two independently written and edited writing samples to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or to: RK&A, 2417 B Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301. Resumes will be accepted until April 30, 2014.