The Rhode Island Innovative Policy Lab (RIIPL) at Brown University is a collaboration between Brown University and the Office of the Governor aimed at using rigorous scientific research and big data to improve outcomes for individuals and families across Rhode Island. Our creative, energetic and diverse team includes economists, data scientists and policy analysts who work closely on projects developed with government partners and directed by leading faculty researchers. Our projects span policy areas: Closing the Achievement Gap, Social Policy Innovation, Criminal Justice, and Regulation that Works. Learn more at www.riipl.org/initiatives.
RIIPL is seeking an Executive Director to lead RIIPL’s day-to-day operations, develop and execute external communications, and manage a diverse set of relationships. This is a senior leadership role that will suit a person who is intellectually curious, high energy, has enthusiasm for science and policy innovation, and outstanding organizational and communication skills, who enjoys working with intense and highly skilled team of scientists, and who is willing to put in the level of work, energy and commitment needed to use science to create actual change. This is an opportunity to work with leading researchers and committed government partners in an energetic, innovative and collegial environment.
For position requirements and instructions on how to apply, read RIIPL_ED_Position_2017-08-25.