Dr. Nicholas Beyler has over 10 years of experience conducting rigorous research and evaluation studies for government and commercial clients. As Director of the Scientific Techniques and Analysis Team (STAT) at Fors Marsh Group (FMG), he oversees a team of senior scientists and researchers that conduct complex sample design and weighting procedures and advanced quantitative analyses across all practice areas of the company. He also engages in business development, internal training, and research and development within the company. Prior to joining FMG, Nick served in senior leadership and project management roles at 2M Research and Mathematica Policy Research.
Nick has published extensively on applied and methodological research topics in prominent peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of Official Statistics, the American Statistician, the Journal of Applied Statistics, and Preventive Medicine. He has also served as lead or coauthor on more than 25 project reports and briefs and has given over 15 presentations at professional conferences and workshops.
Nick holds a PhD in Statistics from Iowa State University and a B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from Lawrence University. He is an active member of both the American Statistical Association and the Washington Statistical Society, having served in leadership roles in both organizations.