Research Analyst

Posted on11/8/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toDirector
Reports in officeInstitutional Research and Planning
Application due date12/8/17
Job start date1/1/18
InstitutionUniversity of North Alabama
Institution descriptionThe University of North Alabama has developed into a comprehensive regional university exerting a major influence on the cultural, social and economic life of Northwest Alabama and providing educational opportunities for students pursuing undergraduate and graduate majors offered through the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Nursing and Health.
Job duties• Develops and produces statistical and analytical reports in a wide variety of platforms;
• Interprets data from a variety of sources for presentation to varying audiences;
• Provides technical assistance in the area of educational research, trend analysis, and student enrollment analysis;
• Performs basic analysis and reports the results to the director; reviews reports;
• Collects and evaluates national, state, and local surveys of theoretical or validational studies including prerequisite research and assessment instrument validation;
• Conducts research and presents findings utilizing various forms of media;
• Prepares for the initial review of office research studies and projects;
• Updates annual and semester reports on the office’s website;
• Provides status reports on on-going projects;
• Solicits data via various means to support analytical studies;
• Defines, analyzes, plans, and implements solutions to improve operational efficiencies;
• Composes correspondence and generates reports;
• Performs related duties as required or assigned.
Qualifications• Completion of Master’s degree required;
• Three years of related experience required;
• Institutional Research/Effectiveness experience preferred.
Salary rangeDependent on qualifications and experience
Salary benefits$35,000 - $45,000 + benefits
Application procedureTo learn more and to apply please visit our website.