ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH
- Job Name
- ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH
- Posting Date
- Brief Description
- The Assistant/Associate Director will work to carry out a broad institutional research program of data collection, analysis, and reporting. In collaboration with other data managers on campus, the Assistant/Associate Director will coordinate and/or carry out the collection and reporting of institutional data to internal constituencies and external entities such as the federal government, college guidebooks, and consortia.
- Job Category
- Institutional Research
- Job Type
- Education Level Required
- Location City
- Schenectady, NY 12308, United states
- How to Apply
- For more information or to apply through our on-line system go to: www.union.edu/jobs.
- Direct Link
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- Job Details
The Assistant/Associate Director will help design, administer, analyze and report on internal research studies, surveys, program reviews and statistical/policy analyses. S/he will track and report key institutional indicators with comparisons to peer institutions for annual and strategic planning, budgeting, and enrollment management. S/he will be responsible for maintaining institutional datasets and reporting to external entities. In addition, s/he will coordinate completion and submission of college guidebook surveys and materials and fulfill internal requests for institutional data to promote effective management, operations, and teaching and learning on campus.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, advanced degree preferred; 5 years of institutional research experience, preferably in an educational setting; Technical skill and programming capabilities; Ability to learn new software / programming languages including SQL, SAS, Java, COGNOS, Crystal Reporting (etc.); Strong quantitative and analytical skills; Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work with a diverse group of individuals; Fluent in the use of Excel, PowerPoint, statistical software and Business Objects; Proficient in query building and data extraction; Ability to deal with sensitive and confidential information in an appropriate manner; Experience with Ellucian Colleague or similar system preferred.