JOB OPPORTUNITIES 2017-08-16T17:27:12+00:00

Job Opportunities At APPRISE

APPRISE ( is a nonprofit research institute dedicated to collecting and analyzing data and information to assess and improve public programs. APPRISE’s research focuses on programs that provide energy bill payment assistance, energy education, and energy efficiency services to low-income households; and programs that provide incentives for undertaking energy efficiency projects to residential, commercial, and industrial utility customers. APPRISE conducts a wide variety of research activities to provide program administrators and stakeholders with a comprehensive understanding of program design, operations, and impact. This research leads to informed recommendations for program improvement.


APPRISE has positions available for Policy Analysts to conduct research on energy efficiency and energy assistance programs. Job responsibilities include program evaluation design, on-site observation of energy education and energy service delivery, design and management of client surveys, interviews with service providers, analysis of program evaluation data, and written reports.

The ideal Policy Analyst candidate would have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required – preferably in economics or another social science
  • Excellent writing, analytical, and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with survey research and statistical analysis
  • An interest in social programs and public policy
  • Familiarity with data analysis software and/or database software

To apply for the Policy Analyst position, please email your resume and a cover letter to


APPRISE has a position available for a Project Director to design and manage evaluation research projects. Job responsibilities include client contact, proposal development, research design, data analysis, project management, staff supervision, and report writing.

The Project Director position requires the following qualifications:

  • An advanced degree in economics, policy, or another social science
  • Excellent writing, analytical, and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with data manipulation and statistical analysis with Stata or SAS
  • An interest in social programs.

To apply for the Project Director position, please email with the following information:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Statement of Interest
  • Undergraduate Transcript
  • Graduate Transcript
  • Writing Sample
  • References