Institutional Research Director
Western Nebraska Community College is accepting applications for a full-time Institutional Research Director.
Responsibilities: Collect, develop, analyze and communicate institutional data and other information to constituents throughout the college, to support and enhance informed decision-making, problem-solving, strategic planning, policy development, and institutional self-assessment. Under the direct supervision of the Executive Director of Assessment and Institutional Research, perform applied research, and design, execute and evaluate analytical and statistical studies and/or institutional self-assessments. Design and manage information systems and databases to support institutional research activities.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from an accredited higher education institution in higher education, social research, data science, or a related field OR an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job listed above. Master’s degree in research-related field is preferred. Minimum of three (3) years’ work experience with a combination of duties that include collecting and analyzing data and managing high-level projects in a higher education setting. Experience in utilizing computer applications and database software in query building, data extraction and analysis. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel’s pivot tables, graphs, charts, and macros. Proficiency with ERP/student information system Ellucian/Colleague is desired. Working experience in institutional research or higher education research setting is preferred. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record that does not exclude the driver from coverage under WNCC’s vehicle insurance.
Start Date: Negotiable.
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Application Procedure: Email cover letter, current resume, academic transcripts, and the completed Employment Application (available at wncc.edu at the top of the Human Resources page) to firstname.lastname@example.org; or mail to Human Resources Office, Western Nebraska Community College, 1601 East 27th Street, Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1815; or fax to 308.635.6161.
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