Department and Code: Strategic Initiatives - 957
Immediate Supervisor: Jill Triplett Ellis
Office Location: Southwestern
Position Title: Institutional Researcher
Number of Student Associates in Position: 2
General Description of Position: This position will work with information services to gather, research, and assess data concerning the college. Specific position duties could include: Querying institutional reporting systems using SQL and/or Microsoft Access. Statistically analyzing institutional data to find important patterns and correlations. Determining what questions we as an institution ought to be asking ourselves and what additional data we would need to answer those questions, and proposing how we might collect and illustrate that additional data.
Minimum Qualifications: Aptitude with mathematics and statistics. Interest in research. Reliable and responsible student. Attention to detail. Ability to analyze problems and translate ideas into written plans/solutions
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Microsoft Access or SQL preferred but not necessary.
Physical Demands: None, long periods of sitting with screen time.