Disciplinary Expertise

Our most valuable resource is our research talent. Representing more than 350 disciplinary backgrounds and fields of study, our corps of 1,200 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

RAND's 1,200 researchers cover a wide variety of disciplines. Almost 90 percent of the research staff holds advanced degrees, with 53 percent having earned doctorates.