Director of Institutional Research

Director of Institutional Research

The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville seeks a Director of Institutional Research. The Director of Institutional Research conducts statistical and analytical studies that support decision making. The director compiles and interprets information for enrollment analysis, assessment, planning and budgeting; prepares internal and external reports; assists in providing campus users and the public with timely access to data and information; and serves as liaison to a variety of campus groups. The director reports to the Vice Chancellor for Research Planning and Assessment.

Specific duties include: Coordinate the collection and submission of IPEDS data; coordinate the administration of CCSSE and other similar surveys; report data back to campus groups; compile data to support grant applications; provide data to support reports to accrediting agencies; submit data to comply with ADHE/legislative requests; review measures of institutional effectiveness, including state productivity funding; assist with collection and reporting of assessment data; responsible for compiling data for the UACCB fact book; and complete on-going and ad hoc data requests. 

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required with coursework in fields related to research or data analysis such as math/statistics, education, business or social science; master’s degree preferred. Minimum of 2 years experience collecting, analyzing and interpreting statistical data in a professional setting such as higher education, preferably in institutional research; strong analytical ability and experience with interpreting statistics; advanced computing skills, especially with databases, spreadsheets, queries and statistical software; experience with Ellucian preferred; ability to work independently, attend to multiple projects simultaneously, deliver accurate results and meet deadlines; and ability to work in a collaborative environment and interact effectively with different college constituencies.

To apply: Please submit a cover letter, résumé, transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable for the interview process), three professional references and a completed employment application. Applicants may complete an electronic application and upload all requested items at https://hrapp.uaccb.edu or all application documents may be mailed to: UACCB, Human Resources, P.O. Box 3350, Batesville, AR 72503.  UACCB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Initial review of applications will begin Feb. 5, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.