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Assistant Director of Institutional Research

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Job Duties

Job Summary

The Assistant Director of Institutional Research will coordinate and implement a broad range of institutional research and market research studies in support of NTID's planning, decision support, assessment, and reporting activities.  Further, the Assistant Director will summarize and communicate information using a variety of formats and media to facilitate understanding and use.

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee and guide the implementation of institutional research studies.  Steward studies from initial design through dissemination of actionable deliverables.
  • Oversee and guide the implementation of market research studies in collaboration with NTID's department of Communications, Marketing & Multimedia Services.  Steward studies from initial design through dissemination of actionable deliverables.
  • Respond to high priority, ad-hoc requests for information and analyses in a timely fashion, establishing the parameters of the request, expected return dates, and expected deliverables.
  • Collect and document all business requirements, and user documentation.  Develop new and enhance existing reports for easy viewing and understanding.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • A minimum of a bachelor's degree.
  • At least seven years of progressive experience in data collection, data management, data analysis and reporting, and generating actionable deliverables to guide institutional decision making.
  • Proficiency with survey design, administration, and analysis.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with SAS or equivalent software.
  • Excellent data analysis skills.
  • Ability to steward studies to completion, at all stages including: inception, design, administration, analysis and synthesis leading to actionable deliverables.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of security and ethical standards when dealing with confidential information.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate information to technical and non-technical personnel, including writing briefs and presentations to higher level college administrators.
  • Proficiency in Sign Language (e.g. ASL) or willingness to learn.
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office (specifically advanced MS Excel skills).
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • High attention to detail and accuracy.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master's degree.
  • Knowledge of higher education policy, practices and procedures.
  • Proficiency with Qualtrics.
  • Proficiency with enterprise-wide student information systems (specifically Oracle/PeopleSoft).

Institution Description

Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. We are dedicated to building a diverse community, one where employees feel a sense of belonging, and are valued for their contributions and the perspectives they bring. 

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As a member of the RIT community, you'll receive a comprehensive employee benefits package that offers multiple options and access to additional employment advantages.  You can tailor your benefit elections to meet your needs (affordable medical/dental/vision benefits; paid vacation/sick time/retirement savings plan with exceptional employer match; and tuition assistance for you and your family, to name a few).
Application Due Date: 2022-09-30
Job Start Date: 2022-11-01
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience.
City: Rochester
State/Province/Region: NY
Institution: Rochester Institute of Technology
Reports To: AVP for Institutional Analytics and Assessment
Staff # Reporting to Position: 0
Reports In Office: NTID Administrative Affairs

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