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Principal Research and Planning Analyst

Application Procedure:

All application materials must be received online at

Job Duties

Under general direction of the Dean of Institutional Research and Planning or designee, coordinates, and participates in quantitative and qualitative research, surveys and other analyses in support of institutional and program objectives; plans, designs and executes complex research studies; provides technical assistance to campus and District staff in the areas of program evaluation, assessment, and analysis; supports institutional planning and program review; coordinates the assignments of Research Analysts and other staff as needed to accomplish the objectives of the department; maintains frequent contact with various District departments and outside agencies; performs other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications

Any combination equivalent to: A Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, or Social/Educational Research or closely related field; AND Six years of increasingly responsible experience that demonstrates an understanding of data warehousing concepts, familiarity with statistical software (SPSS, STATA, SAS, or R), and proficiency in the use of Excel, SQL, Access, eLumen, and Word.

Three years of directly related experience in addition to the 6 years that clearly provides evidence of the knowledge and skills required to perform the essential duties may substitute for a graduate degree.

Institution Description

Southwestern Community College District, the only public institution of higher education in southern San Diego County, provides services to a diverse community of students by providing a wide range of dynamic and high quality academic programs and comprehensive student services, including those offered through distance education. The College District also stimulates the development and growth of the region through its educational, economic and workforce opportunities, community partnerships and services.


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Application Due Date: 2020-12-31
Job Start Date: 2019-12-05
Salary: $6529.08 - $7943.17
City: Chula Vista
State/Province/Region: CA
Institution: Southwestern College
Reports To: Dean of Institutional Research
Staff # Reporting to Position: 1
Reports In Office: Dean of Institutional Research

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