- New! Post-Doctoral Research Associate: This position will provide post-doctoral training that includes mentorship; engagement in work-in-progress meetings with faculty, other post-docs and Ph.D. students; involvement in specialized training institutes; structured self-evaluation; conversation with other UVA faculty; and involvement in a speaker series. The post-doctoral research associate will join in collaborative research with Daphna Bassok, Ben Castleman and/or Jim Wyckoff on projects examining: policies to improve access to and quality of early childhood interventions in low-income communities, large-scale field experiments that leverage behavioral insights to help low-income and first-generation college-going students access and succeed in higher education or; the effects of high stakes teacher assessment systems on outcomes for students and teachers. To apply, candidates must complete a candidate profile under job posting number 0613123 at http://jobs.virginia.edu. Screening of applications will begin November 15, 2013; however, the position will remain opened until filled.