College Institutional Researcher (Associate Dean)

Posted on12/18/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toDean of Institutional Effectiveness
Reports in officeInstitutional Effectiveness
Application due date1/2/18
Job start dateASAP
InstitutionBakersfield College
Institution descriptionBakersfield College was founded in 1913 and is one of the nation's oldest continually-operating community colleges. We are an innovative college that is relentlessly focused on improving student learning and success, as exemplified by our leadership in the guided pathways movement.

The college serves 21,000 students on the 153-acre main campus in northeast Bakersfield, at the Weill Institute in downtown Bakersfield, and at the Delano Center 35 miles north of Bakersfield. Bakersfield College is the largest of three colleges in the Kern Community College District.

Classes are offered on a traditional 16-week semester calendar as well as in a variety of non-traditional scheduling options: evenings, weekends, short-term vocational programs and online.
Job dutiesThis position is responsible for the development and dissemination of analytical data related to student success studies, college planning, enrollment management, and institutional effectiveness. The College Institutional Researcher works with college personnel to interpret, understand and analyze data.

The office generally uses SPSS, Stata, Excel, and R to accomplish our analytical work and accesses data via Cognos and Oracle Developer from a Banner ODS. We are also developing a research data warehouse.
Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in statistics, mathematics, or one of the social sciences and four (4) years of institutional research experience or equivalency based on eight (8) years of demonstrated experience in institutional research.

Preferred: Master’s degree or equivalent, preferably in statistics, mathematics, or one of the social sciences, or graduate level education and specialization in Urban Planning, Management/Business Planning, or Educational Planning/Leadership and four(4) years of institutional research experience.

Demonstrated proficiency in utilizing computer applications, including statistical analysis, spreadsheet, word-processing, statistical software, and database software.

Demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic background of community college students and employees.
Salary range$100,000 and Higher
Salary benefits$109,900 - $144,400

Full medical, dental, & vision benefits.
Application procedureTo learn more and to apply please visit our website.

Submit by 1/2/18 to ensure consideration.