Jeremy N. V. Miles

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Behavioral & Social Scientist
Santa Monica Office


Ph.D. in quantitative psychology, University of Derby, United Kingdom


Jeremy Miles is a behavioral scientist at the RAND Corporation, specializing in quantitative psychology and psychometrics. He is currently working on a project examining the impact of the No Child Left Behind Act on teacher behavior and on test scores. He is also involved in research on prevention and treatment of substance abuse in teens and adults and the measurement and etiology of post-traumatic stress disorder.

Research Focus


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    Teen Employment May Not Always Be a Boon for At-Risk Youth

    For all teens, and especially those who have already experienced problems related to alcohol and drug use, it is essential to monitor the quality of work experiences and keep in mind that some work environments might increase risk for substance use.

    Dec 18, 2012