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Research Analyst

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Job Duties

Nevada State College (NSC) invites applications for the position of Data Analyst in the Office of Institutional Research, to begin immediately. In this role, you will help support and enhance Nevada State's longstanding commitment to high-quality institutional data and evidence-based decision making. The successful candidate will help collect, validate, process, and report institutional data, and will work with a variety of campus stakeholders who both produce and utilize data in their daily roles. In this capacity, you will join a small but dynamic institutional research office that in recent years has garnered national attention for its management and reporting of critical data, particularly through its forward-thinking Given the unique nature of our IR Office, which is closely integrated with the work of the Provost, the role will provide you with a unique opportunity to impact the success of our students and the institution itself. The review of applications will begin in October, 2019, and the position will remain open until filled.

Job Qualifications

• A Bachelor's degree in STEM or social science field
• Evidence of strong analytical skills
• At least 1 year of experience using data analysis tools (e.g. Excel, Access, SQL, SPSS, SAS)
• Evidence of strong data reporting and data presentation skills (e.g. innovative charts, dashboards)

Please note: Applicants must meet the posted minimum qualifications at the time of application in order to be considered for the position.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Master's degree in STEM or social science field
• Experience with SQL Server
• Experience in creating data dashboards
• Experience with data analytics

Institution Description

At Nevada State College, we celebrate the storied backgrounds of our campus community. We operate with a shared commitment to represent and serve the diverse population of Nevada and to encourage the exchange of ideas that respects and honors the lived experiences of our students, staff, and faculty. We foster a culture of inclusive excellence so our members can live authentically, fully engage, and flourish. In order to strengthen the college and progress its mission, the college dedicates itself to intentional and ongoing reflection to meeting the evolving needs of NSC, the surrounding communities, and the State of Nevada.


Budgeted salary range for this position is $60,000. Nevada State College offers excellent benefits, including 15.25% retirement match, 24 annual leave days, beginning balance of 30 sick leave days, 11 paid holidays, educational benefits, and the choice of two health insurance plans that can be supplemented with flexible spending accounts or health savings accounts.
Application Due Date: 2020-12-31
Job Start Date: 2020-12-31
Salary: $60000 - $65000
City: Henderson
State/Province/Region: NV
Institution: Nevada State College
Reports To: Office of Institutional Research
Staff # Reporting to Position: 1
Reports In Office: Institutional Research

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