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Associate Director of Institutional Research

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Associate Director of Institutional Research
Position Number FP373A
Location Norfolk, VA
Job Summary

The Associate Director of Institutional Research has responsibility for the day-to-day oversight of institutional research activities of the University including the gathering and reporting of data to government agencies and analytical support for decision making and policy development. This position provides primary support for Banner ODS and EDW development, testing, implementations, maintenance, and training. This person also provides advanced technical support in IRA in the areas of programming and database administration and supervises other institutional research professional and student staff.

Type of Recruitment General Public
Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in research-related field (social sciences, mathematics, education, business) with strong quantitative and/or mathematical components. Programming and data management training. Some experience in an analytic and data support role. Previous experience in a higher education environment and hands-on programming experience. Previous experience demonstrating strong analytic skills in an office of institutional research or functionally similar setting. Ability to collect, manage, analyze, interpret, and communication a broad range of institutional data. Experience with extracting information using computer programming languages and online analytical processing systems. Expertise in the use of the statistical software package SAS for analyzing large datasets. Ability to interpret and produce effective written documentation for data systems. Experience with retrieving and analyzing information from websites of government and other agencies. Ability to effectively supervise the work of others. Excellent written and oral communication skills and ability to relate well to individuals at all levels of the organization.

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced knowledge of higher education organizations.

Conditions of Employment
Job Open Date 09/11/2017
Open Until Filled No
Application Review Date 09/26/2017
Job Close Date 09/25/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials Required
Department Information

The Office of Institutional Research at Old Dominion University serves to provide accurate, timely, and relevant data and analysis in support of decision making across the entire institution while also ensuring institutional compliance with the state and Federal data reporting mandates.

Equity Statement

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

ODU Statement

Old Dominion University, located in the City of Norfolk in the metropolitan Hampton Roads region of coastal Virginia, is a state-assisted, Carnegie doctoral/research-extensive institution that serves its students and enriches the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world through rigorous academic programs, strategic partnerships, and active civic engagement. Its 24,000 students, including over 6,000 graduate students, form a diverse and multicultural community in six academic colleges. Through a collaborative and innovative approach to education and research, the University focuses on student learning and addresses critical needs in the professions. ODU’s programs are offered on the main campus, at higher education centers in the region, and at numerous distance learning sites.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Contact Information for Professional References
Optional Documents
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