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Research Analyst

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Job Duties

Manage PRIA Qualtrics accounts and provide consulting services within the college as needed in the areas of survey design and analysis. Use relevant and appropriately sophisticated research methods to conduct research and analysis. Conduct and manage surveys for compliance with state and federal survey and reporting requirements, in addition to assisting with required federal and state data submission projects.

Support the college data analysis and planning through design, development, and maintenance of Tableau dashboards in the areas of enrollment, student success, equity index, strategic planning activities, program review, and others.  Perform data analysis and forecasting to support research and planning activities using appropriate software and statistical techniques. Assist in coordinating and maintaining dashboard schedules, and collaborating with IT and Tableau reps on necessary updates.

Co-manage the Office's AskPRIA email account and respond to data requests received by the office. Manage data analysis related to instructional costs and productivity. 

Complete analysis to support the AACC Strategic Plan initiatives as assigned, including written analysis of data and interpretation of results. Design infographics, charts, and figures to be used in reports and presentations shared with campus constituencies such as survey reports and research briefs.

Perform special projects and other duties as assigned by the Assistant Director and the AVP.  

Job Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or higher

Minimum of three years of related experience, with higher education experience preferred.  

Ability to gather, compile, and analyze research data in a variety of formats. Experience working with large data sets required, including building queries as well as creating and merging reports from multiple systems. 

Strong computer skills, including considerable experience with data visualization and statistical analysis software such as Tableau, Power BI, SPSS and SAS, are required.

Strong written and oral communication skills, including the ability to communicate complex analysis to a non-technical audience. Experience in developing and making presentations.

Strong problem solving skills with ability to: respond to information requests quickly and on short notice; work effectively, both independently and within a team environment; work in a fast-paced environment with attention to details and deadlines; and maintain state-of-the-art technical skills.

Institution Description

At Anne Arundel Community College (AACC), we believe you have the chance to redefine yourself at any age and at any point in your life. That’s why there’s something for everyone here!

When it comes to academics, our programs are innovative and award-winning. In fact, AACC has won numerous national, regional and state awards that put us on par with, or above, many four-year colleges. Our associate degrees and credit certificates prepare students for transfer to a four-year institution or to move into an immediate career.

Looking for a new or expanded career? If you’re seeking career training, working to boost basic skills or pursuing new areas of interest, AACC offers noncredit professional training to meet your needs.

Last, but certainly not least, AACC provides extensive lifelong learning opportunities for all ages. From fitness to local history to the coolest kid summer camps, we have courses that will expand your mind and fuel your soul.


AACC offers robust benefits such as generous paid leave (annual, sick, holiday, bereavement, spring and winter breaks), affordable health care plans, free dental and vision plans for full-time employees, Maryland State Pension System and/or other optional retirement plans that include employer contributions, disability leave, free AACC tuition for employees and eligible dependents, and tuition reimbursement for employees taking job-related courses at other institutions.  AACC also encourages a healthy work/life balance and offers a variety of wellness programs and free use of the gym. Staff and faculty enjoy free parking as well
Application Due Date: 2021-10-22
Job Start Date: 2021-12-01
Salary: $51352 - $64190
City: Arnold
State/Province/Region: MD
Reports To: Assistant Director of Data Analytics
Staff # Reporting to Position: 0
Reports In Office: Office of Planning, Research, and Institutional Assessment (PRIA)

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