Institutional Data Analyst

Posted on11/8/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toAVP for Institutional Analysis
Reports in officePresident
Application due dateOngoing
Job start dateDependent on candidate
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
Institution descriptionThe University of Chicago is an institution of higher education.
Job dutiesProvide strategic data analysis to support a wide variety of graduate education-related initiatives. The Institutional Data Analyst for Graduate Education will report to the Assistant Vice President for Institutional Analysis, in close coordination with the Provost Office and UChicagoGRAD, which functions as a dedicated resource for programs and services supporting graduate students and postdocs across the university.
QualificationsBachelor's degree required

- At least three years of work experience or an equivalent combination of experience and graduate study
- High proficiency with data analysis tools (any/all of: MS Excel, SQL, Stata, SPSS, R etc.)
- Ability to present results of analysis to a range of audiences via oral and written communication
- Ability to work on multiple simultaneous projects, allocating time and effort appropriately and meeting deadlines
- Attention to detail
- Strong organizational skills
- Ability to be flexible and adaptable
- Time management skills and ability to handle multiple, concurrent tasks on deadlines
- Ability to exercise sound judgement, discretion, and tact
- Experience generating static and/or interactive visual reports (any/all of: MS Powerpoint, Adobe, HTML/CSS/Javascript etc.)
- Experience presenting data visually

- Experience working in a university or nonprofit setting
- Prior work in an institutional research setting
- Experience in higher education policy, in particular graduate student issues
- Graduate degree with a quantitative component
Salary rangeDependent on qualifications and experience
Salary benefitsSee institutional website: uchicago.edu
Application procedureTo learn more and to apply please visit our website. Requisition number: 103927