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Full-Time

Associate Director

Research

Updated on 7/16/2024

Vera Institute of Justice

Vera Institute of Justice

201-500 employees

Advocates for justice system reform and racial equality

Social Impact

Compensation Overview

$129k - $134kAnnually

+ Paid Time Off + Health Insurance + Student Loan Repayment Benefits + Professional Development Opportunities + Retirement Plan + Flexible Time

Senior, Expert

Washington, DC, USA + 1 more

Category
Lab & Research
Interdisciplinary Research
Medical Research
Required Skills
R
Tableau
Requirements
  • Ph.D. or equivalent
  • 6+ years of work experience or 8+ years of applied experience
  • Experience supervising interdisciplinary research teams
  • Experience with mixed methods research and/or sophisticated quantitative analyses
  • Experience in applied policy research
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Stata, SPSS, R statistical software, Atlas.TI, Datawrapper, Tableau, ArcGIS
  • Experience managing and analyzing administrative criminal legal system datasets
  • Experience with program evaluation design and implementation
Responsibilities
  • Lead research for Vera’s Opening Doors Initiative
  • Develop strategies that incorporate research
  • Supervise, support, and mentor the initiative research team
  • Sign off on evidence-based messaging and research publications
  • Lead the initiative’s data collection and analysis
Vera Institute of Justice

Vera Institute of Justice

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Vera Institute of Justice is a leading organization committed to addressing pressing social injustices, with a focus on reducing mass incarceration, racial disparities, and enhancing public trust in law enforcement. The company's culture is rooted in respect for human dignity, and it employs comprehensive strategies that prioritize public health and accountability. Vera's competitive advantage lies in its successful initiatives, such as the Second Chance Pell Programs, which have increased access to college education for incarcerated individuals, and its legal support for immigrants, significantly improving their chances of establishing the right to remain in the US.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$250K

Headquarters

Brooklyn, New York

Founded

1961

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-7%

2 year growth

-3%