Research Manager at Teach For All

As a Research Manager at Teach For All, you will engage in the following and/or similar activities:

MERL Projects, Grants, and Research Management (70%)

  • Develop new project management systems to monitor multiple research projects and grants simultaneously.
  • Create new systems for communication and coordination between Teach For All teams, donors, network partners, researcher partners, and other vendors.
  • Support resource management and budgeting for Teach For All research initiatives.
  • Assist with research project proposal development, kickoff, instrument and protocol design, data collection, analysis and reporting.
  • Coordinate grant reporting activities, compiling evidence and data from multiple parties.

Research & Evidence Communications, Monitoring, and Dissemination (30%)

  • Lead the development of new research evidence communications products like research briefs, infographics, and other communications resources in collaboration with Public Affairs
  • Support publishing, presentations, and other communications and learning activities from grant-funded research.
  • Support research dissemination efforts like developing proposals for conferences and publications, coordinate in-person research events with network partners, and provide project management support for research conferences and events.
  • Developing and maintain systems for monitoring new research and evidence on the Teach For All network.

The Research Manager will focus on projects from across the global Teach For All network, and more specifically will begin working on existing and new research like:

  • A quasi-experimental evaluation of whole child development effects and school level effects in Nigeria
  • Internal research on social and emotional development and well-being in Colombia
  • Supporting future research by coordinating with network partners to develop research concept notes

As the ideal candidate, you will bring:

  • 4+ years related work or training experience
  • Demonstrated experience managing research projects, including proposal development, budget development, and data collection coordination
  • Familiarity with research and evaluation methods for educational research settings (RCTs, quasi-experimental impact evaluations, qualitative methods)
  • Experience with data analysis and cleaning
  • Experience successfully solving complex and dynamic problems
  • Experience managing complex relationships and multi-stakeholder projects
  • A strong orientation toward diversity, equity, and inclusiveness in how to approach research and team building
  • Fluency in written and spoken English

Additional desirable skills/experiences (not required):

  • Experience in fundraising
  • Proficiency in Stata or R
  • Proficiency in written and spoken Spanish, French, Arabic, or Chinese (Mandarin)

What Teach For All Offers:

  • Commitment to cultivating a culture in which all staff members feel they belong, are valued for their contributions, and have an impact on our organization’s progress
  • Professional and personal development experiences and ample opportunities to make a positive impact on the work of Teach For All and beyond
  • Comprehensive benefits package designed for your well-being and work-life needs
  • All roles are 100% remote; in some locations we offer the option for in-office collaborations
  • Generous time off and flexible work arrangements
  • And much more!

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Teach For All on to apply
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