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Director of Assessment and Institutional Research

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Job Duties

Reporting to the Dean of Faculty, the Director of Assessment and Institutional Research has direct responsibility for institutional research, campus-wide assessment (e.g., curricular, co-curricular, institutional), program review evaluation, and analytics. In addition, the Director is responsible for work related to the coordination and facilitation of the College’s reaffirmation process and serves as the Accreditation Liaison Officer. The Director has responsibility for designing and managing mechanisms and methodologies for the collection, analysis, storage, reconciliation, coordination, reporting, and analysis of institutional data so that it may be used effectively to enhance institutional decision-making, planning and compliance with regulations.

Job Qualifications

  • MA/MS in education, statistical analysis, research methodology, social sciences or related field, or any combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position, is required (Ph.D. preferred).
  • 5-7 years of related work experience in assessment, institutional research, institutional effectiveness, research design and implementation in a higher education setting, preferably in a private higher education institution.
  • Experience with accrediting agencies, preferably serving as an Accreditation Liaison Officer with the WASC Senior College and University Commission.

Institution Description

When Scripps was founded in 1926 in Claremont, California, it was one of few institutions dedicated to educating women for lives of commitment and engagement. Since then, Scripps has continued to champion qualities of both mind and spirit in accordance with the vision of its founder, newspaper entrepreneur and philanthropist Ellen Browning Scripps. Scripps today offers a rigorous interdisciplinary curriculum, a robust intellectual community, a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and a rich residential experience designed to shape the next generation of leaders. “The mission of Scripps College is to educate women to develop their intellects and talents through active participation in a community of scholars, so that as graduates they may contribute to society through public and private lives of leadership, service, integrity, and creativity.”


Benefits for this role is accessible through the Office of Human Resources.
Application Due Date: 2021-12-01
Job Start Date: 2022-02-01
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience.
City: Claremont
State/Province/Region: CA
Institution: Scripps College
Reports To: Vice President for Academic Affairs/Dean of Faculty
Staff # Reporting to Position: 2
Reports In Office: Academic Affairs

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