Disciplinary Expertise

Our most valuable resource is our research talent. Representing more than 350 disciplinary backgrounds and fields of study, our corps of researchers embodies a broad range of expertise. They offer our clients well-honed analytical capabilities in fields including policy analysis, economics, engineering, psychology, education, management, law, and medicine—and many others as well.

The analytical strength and diversity of our research staff makes us exceptional problem solvers capable of addressing the world's most pressing and complex challenges.

Who We Are

About 1,050 researchers work at RAND, covering a wide variety of disciplines. Ninety-one percent of the research staff holds advanced degrees, with 54 percent having earned doctorates.