The position’s primary responsibilities include directed and self-guided research to find key insights that may shape policy, providing stakeholders with actionable information, and helping to develop the analytics needed for decision-making. This position will help manage and utilize complex datasets stored in the IU warehouse to address issues of interest and create visualizations that will be used in institutional research presentations, briefs, and reports for the consumption of various IU constituencies (IU Board of Trustees, senior leadership, the provosts/chancellors on the IU campuses, and state agencies).
Responsibilities for this position include (but are not limited to) the following: develop robust data analytic models that are designed to address policy and operations-based inquiries using data within the IU data warehouse, as well as other external sources, and help present those insights to both technical and non-technical audiences; develop predictive analytics in areas related to student enrollment and persistence, degree completion, workforce preparation, and other higher education academic and administrative areas; assist in producing and presenting data, visualizations, and analyses required by internal and external constituencies; assist in the maintenance and integrity assurance of all data and visualizations on the UIRR website; update and retrieve data from IU’s data warehouse as needed
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a quantitatively-oriented field and three years working in higher education, nonprofit, or public sector conducting data analysis.
Preferred Qualifications: Combinations of related education and experience may be considered. Graduate degree.
Founded in 1820, Indiana University Bloomington is the flagship campus of IU’s seven campuses and two regional centers statewide. Innovation, creativity, and academic freedom are hallmarks of our world-class contributions in research and the arts.
Application Due Date: 2019-02-01
Job Start Date: 2019-03-01
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience.
Institution: Indiana University
Reports To: Assistant Director for Regional Campus Institutional Research
Staff # Reporting to Position: 0
Reports In Office: University Institutional Research & Reporting
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