Graduate Internship Postings

Psychometrician - Emmersion Learning

Organization:

Emmersion Learning

Position Title:

Psychometrician

Post date:

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:51

Emmersion Learning (Lehi, Utah) is looking for a grad student who will help design and conduct statistical analyses and assist in research efforts to support the development and improvement of TrueNorth automated language tests.

Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to define meaningful metrics and measure them
  • Proven ability to learn new approaches quickly
  • Experience and proficiency using R for data analysis
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Educational background in quantitative statistics, and educational measurement
  • Track record of success in communicating data to non-technical stakeholders

Extra Experience That Would Be Nice:

  • Experience using Item Response Theory for data analysis (especially in R)
  • Familiarity with both the Rasch Model and 2PL IRT model
  • Experience with SQL for data analysis
  • Familiarity with back-end software development (C#)
  • Experience with Computer Adaptive Testing

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