Faulkner University is seeking a qualified individual to serve as Institutional Research Analyst for the Center for Assessment, Research, Effectiveness, and Enhancement (CAREE). The successful candidate will be responsible for providing campus-wide assistance in the area of Institutional Effectiveness and Institutional Research; collecting, organizing, analyzing, and reporting on data to stakeholders, external organizations, and agencies; utilizing data to conduct institutional research projects; and providing analytical support to the university. Faulkner University is a Christian university affiliated with the churches of Christ.
This is a full-time (40+ per week), 12-month position.
Summary of Duties:
Administer and coordinate assigned college data acquisition/collection, related data processing activities, and reporting functions to meet federal, state and governing agencies accountability requirements
Assist with campus institutional research and/or planning activities, including producing and providing direction for analytical studies for college strategic planning, enrollment management, program evaluation and budgeting decisions
Manage and fulfill mandatory reporting requirements for groups such as the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), state government, and the university's accrediting agencies
Monitor and maintain the university's official academic program inventory, collecting and reviewing input from Academic Affairs guaranteeing compliance with the Alabama Commission on Higher Education (ACHE) and the U.S. Department of Education
Provide advanced support for accreditation-related activities on both the university and programmatic level
Actively participate in the management and coordination of assessment efforts, working directly and indirectly with offices to produce, organize, and evaluate data related to assessment activities
Bachelor's degree required
Master's Degree preferred; experience will be considered in lieu of preferred education
Minimum of 3 years of related experience required
Advanced proficiency in Excel and other statistical software (i.e. R, Python, SPSS, etc.)
Advanced proficiency in utilization of crystal reports and manipulation of computer databases
Active member of the churches of Christ
For initial application submit:
Employment is conditional upon a satisfactory background check and verification of work authorization through E-Verify.
Non-discrimination statement: Faulkner University is a church-affiliated liberal arts institution committed to employing a highly qualified and diverse administration, faculty and staff which reflects the University's religious traditions, values, affiliation, and purpose. Thus, the institution invites individuals affiliated with the churches of Christ to submit applications regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, gender, marital status, or disability. Faulkner University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, gender, marital status, or disability in connection with its educational policies, admissions, financial aid, employment, educational programs, or activities. However, Faulkner University exercises a preference in employment for those qualified applicants who are members of the churches of Christ whose lifestyles are consistent with the mission of the University and with the beliefs and values of the churches of Christ. Please refer to our website for further information: www.faulkner.edu.