The Rhode Island Innovative Policy Lab (RIIPL) is a collaboration between expert researchers at 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.
We are seeking a project manager who will play an important role on RIIPL’s policy team. The project manager will be responsible for managing one or more of RIIPL’s large-scale RCTs/field experiments, which blend best practices from economics, policy and data science to address RI’s pressing policy issues.
Project managers are responsible for coordinating research on their project with RIIPL staff, contributing to the design and evaluation of the policy intervention, working with policymakers and community stakeholders to implement the field experiment, communicating the details of the experiment to various stakeholders, and manage day-to-day implementation of the project. The project manager will be responsible for technical and non-technical writing for their project.
To learn about the position requirements and to apply, read RIIPL_PM_FinalJD.