Jeremy Redford is a senior researcher in the National and International Statistics practice area within the Research and Evaluation program at AIR.
Ben Backes is currently a senior researcher at AIR. His 2012 dissertation focused on the impact of statewide bans on the use of racial preferences in college admissions.
Xiaolei Wang is a principal psychometrician/statistician at AIR, leading the writing and producing of the congressionally-mandated Condition of Education. She also managed the Statistical Standards Program from 2008 to 2011.
Dan Goldhaber is an AIR vice president and director of Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research at AIR.
Burhan Ogut is a principal researcher at AIR, where he conducts research, evaluation, and impact studies in education with a focus on applied statistical and econometric methods.
Zeyu Xu is a managing researcher at AIR and an affiliated researcher of CALDER. He is an expert in teacher labor market research, and has extensive experience in analyzing state longitudinal administrative data, including data from Florida, North Carolina, Indiana, Michigan, and Kentucky.
Stacey Bielick is a principal researcher who specializes in survey methodology.
Shannon L. Russell is a senior researcher at AIR. Dr. Russell has expertise in adolescent and child social development as well as methodological strengths in survey development and quantitative analysis. Currently, Dr.