Staff Opportunities

The Colorado Lab seeks to add a postdoctoral researcher to support evidence-building among recipients of RISE Education Funds. To address the learning challenges related to the economic, social, and health impacts of COVID-19 and promote innovation, Colorado has awarded over $40 million in RISE grants to educational institutions using federal Governors Emergency Education Relief Funds. The Colorado Lab is supporting 10 awardees in moving their programs along the steps to building evidence to support sites in successfully implementing and sustaining their projects, for example, by establishing implementing teams, clarifying intended outcomes and core components, and building sustainable data infrastructure. 

The successful candidate will start as soon as possible with funding secured through June 2023 with the possibility of an extension based on funding.

Required Qualifications

    • Doctoral degree in education, public policy, public health, anthropology, sociology, or a related field received in the last three years or expected by December 2022.
    • 3 years of experience conducting research or evaluation, at least 1 of which is in a K-12 educational setting.
    • Subject matter expertise or interest in K-12 career-connected learning.

For best consideration, please submit your application materials by 12pm MST Monday, March 28, 2022.

Candidates must apply online through to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

For full position details, apply here.