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Institutional Research Analyst

Application Procedure:

Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts
Please submit contact information for three professional references. This position will require a background check.

Job Duties

The Institutional Research Analyst will:

  • Respond to requests from on- and off-campus for numerical and narrative data on students, faculty, staff, and educational programs of the university. Uses a variety of software, including Excel, SPSS, and other computer tools to perform data analysis as needed to respond to information requests.
  • Maintain the main institutional research data files, including official information and related data.
  • Prioritize requests that support decision-making in the Office of Enrollment Management and provides general support to the institutional research office when needed.
  • Manage the distribution and collection of various surveys that UNG sends out such as to alumni, students and faculty, working with other university departments to develop and administer printed and online surveys for their areas and maintains and summarizes data from internal surveys, comparing results of those surveys on our campus to results in normative groups.
  • Serve on, and provides data and research analysis to, University committees as requested and other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications

  • Must have knowledge and experience with Word, Excel, and SPSS or similar software
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task, manage work load, and meet deadlines.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field or a field requiring research analysis and report writing is required; master’s degree is desired.
  • Two (2)+ years of experience in institutional research/institutional effectiveness and/or enrollment management (registrar’s office, financial aid, admissions, etc…).
  • Experience working in an institution of higher education and particularly with student records is desirable

Institution Description

he University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Institutional Research Analyst on the Dahlonega campus. The Institutional Research Analyst is a key point of contact for institutional research information and queries at the University of North Georgia. This individual manages a comprehensive and growing body of research data utilized by university decision makers and outside agencies. This individual performs duties related to assessment, planning, and institutional research with moderate supervision. This position is focused on providing data to support enrollment management at UNG.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.


Application Due Date: 2019-09-19
Job Start Date: 2019-12-02
Salary: $47401 - $0
City: Dahlonega
State/Province/Region: GA
Institution: University of North Georgia
Reports To: Director of Institutional Research
Staff # Reporting to Position: 0
Reports In Office: Institutional Research

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