Research and Assessment Associate

University of Detroit Mercy

Posted on: 2018-12-20 15:13:29

Application due date:


Link to posting: https://udmercy.peopleadmin.com/postings/5052

Job description:

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

 

• Bachelor’s degree

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

• Experience in data collection, analysis, and report development
• Experience using data analytics software and technologies including SPSS, Argos, SQL, and MS Office Suite products
• Experience in Institutional Research or higher education preferred
• Experience with Banner preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Ability to analyze data with accuracy and precision
• Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality with data and reports that include sensitive information
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Extreme attention to detail

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

ASSESSMENT

(1) Knowledgeable about administrative requirements for major surveys conducted by the University

a. Familiarity with requirements, type of distribution, e.g. paper vs. electronic etc.

(2) Coordinates the acquisition, dissemination, collection and analysis of the following intuitional assessment surveys

a. Freshmen Survey (CIRP)
b. Higher Education Research Institute (HERI) Faculty Survey
c. Junior and Senior Interim Survey
d. Student Satisfaction Inventory and Institutional Priorities Surveys

(3) Works with appropriate personnel to collect information required for surveys, e.g. questions, marketing, notifications etc.

(4) Works with the Offices of Institutional Research and Academic Affairs to host forums and other information sharing events

RESEARCH

(1) Responsible for state required Center for Educational Performance and Information (CEPI) Reporting

a. Duties include gathering UIC codes and annual reporting of data

(2) Assists the Director of OIR with the following responsibilities:

a. Non major requests for data from external sources
b. Gainful Employment Reporting and Disclosures
c. Veteran’s related reporting
d. Board of Trustees updates
e. Detroit Mercy Program Review
f. Assisting the Office of Sponsored Programs and Research

GRANT DUTIES

(1) Attend monthly BUILD-CEC CWEP conference call

(2) Attend monthly ReBUILDetroit M&E Workgroup Meeting

(3) Work with ReBUILD Data Analyst to gather and analyze statistical data