educational researcher


Educational researches perform research in the area of education. They strive to broaden the knowledge on how education processes, educational systems, and individuals (teachers and learners) work. They foresee areas of improvements and develop plans for the implementation of innovations. They advise legislators and policy makers on educational issues and assist in the planning of educational policies.

Alternative label

  • education studies research analyst

  • education methods specialist

  • pedagogue

  • education studies research scientist

  • education studies scholar

  • educational analyst

  • educational research scientist

  • education researcher

  • educational science researcher

  • education studies researcher

  • educational scientist

  • educational scholar

  • education studies scientist

  • education studies analyst

  • educational research analyst

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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