Research & Data Analyst Lead

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

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Have a passion for making a difference in the education, careers, and lives of hundreds of thousands of college-level students? zyBooks, a Wiley brand, produces interactive online learning content that replaces college-level textbooks, homework, and even programming lab assignments. We offer the excitement of a young, energetic startup environment with a masterfully engineered platform and high-demand content for the STEM college market. We are dedicated to the success of college students worldwide, having provided courseware to more than 450,000 students in over 600 universities.zyBooks is looking to hire a full-time researcher and data analyst to lead the internal and external research efforts in STEM education.Responsibilities:* Conduct research on student learning using zyBooks across disciplines* Publish research results at high quality conferences and journals to disseminate findings to the STEM education community* Use data analytics to assist with the continual improvement of zyBooks’ content and platform by assessing effectiveness in achieving learning outcomes and reducing unnecessary student struggle* Collaborate with instructors in designing, conducting, and publishing research studies* Collaborate with authors, engineers, and instructors to conduct early studies for new products or significant platform features* Present research findings internally and externally to disseminate research to instructors and to the engineering education communityRequired:* MS or PhD in CS, Engineering, Education, or other STEM fields (PhD is preferred)* Strong record of research papers* Excellent verbal and written communication skills* Commitment to innovation in teaching at the undergraduate levels* Highly motivated and organized* Strong pedagogical intuitions* Teaching experience strongly preferredPreference will be given to candidates working at the Campbell, CA office. zyBooks has a work-from-home policy that allows employees to work remotely one day per week. Please apply with a resume, cover letter indicating your previous research and/or teaching experience and a writing sample (published research submissions preferred).zyBooks, a Wiley brand, is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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