Barbara
Condliffe
Research Associate

Condliffe joined MDRC in 2014 as a mixed-methods researcher. She is currently the project manager for the impact evaluation of training in Multi-Tiered Systems of Support for Behavior (MTSS-B). The MTSS-B project is a large federal contract led by MDRC and funded by the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences. She manages all aspects of the project, including the large-scale data collection effort, analysis, and reporting. Condliffe is also project manager for the Expanding Children’s Early Learning (ExCEL) Network’s Summer Project, focusing on an assessment of a summer learning enrichment program for rising kindergarten students.

Before her career in education research, Condliffe taught middle school and high school English in New York City. She received her PhD in sociology from Johns Hopkins University, where she was also an IES Predoctoral Training Fellow, and she holds a BA from Bowdoin College and a MA in teaching from Brooklyn College.