Virginia Military Institute is accepting applications for an Associate Director of Institutional Research. The Associate Director will report to the Director for Institute Assessment and Evaluation, a position that reports to the Superintendent of the Institute, and will be a member of the Office of Assessment and Institutional Research. Key responsibilities include: â¢Data Visualizations & Analysis: Researches, gathers, analyzes and summarizes data and other information for data visualization. â¢Synthesizes complex issues and presents them in a creative and non-technical manner in both print and online, including data visualizations and dashboards. â¢Supports requests, priorities, and procedures for improving data presentation, reporting, special projects, and links with external sources. â¢Creates and maintains relational databases necessary for preparing reports for external governmental and accrediting agencies and for VMI departments and officials. â¢Coordinates reporting to IPEDS, SCHEV, and SACSCOC. Serves as the IPEDS Keyholder. â¢Updates and maintains the officeâs website with timely, relevant data and graphics. â¢Assists with the SACSCOC Compliance Efforts. â¢Serves on Post-wide committees as appropriate, and participates in activities that enhance and support the Instituteâs mission. â¢Assists the Director in the analysis and reporting of other institutional data, as needed for planning, evaluation, and assessment. â¢Participates in ongoing professional development activities to acquire and maintain knowledge and skills that are essential for performing the duties of the position and for supporting the Office in following best practices in data visualization, assessment and institutional research; â¢Employ appropriate technologies for performing the duties of the position at the necessary level of proficiency, including the Instituteâs Datatel/Colleague system of institutional data, applications in Microsoft Office (especially Access, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), the Instituteâs email system (MS Exchange), and Adobe Acrobat. (It is permissible for sufficient proficiency in these skills to develop during the first year of employment.)
Internal Number: 110923
About Virginia Military Institute
Virginia Military Institute operates under the philosophy that the measure of a college lies in the quality and performance of its graduates and their contributions to society. Therefore, it is the mission of the Virginia Military Institute to produce educated, honorable men and women, prepared for the varied work of civil life, imbued with love of learning, confident in the functions and attitudes of leadership, possessing a high sense of public service, advocates of the American democracy and free enterprise system, and ready as citizen-soldiers to defend their country in time of national peril. To accomplish this result, Virginia Military Institute shall provide to qualified young men and women undergraduate education of highest quality embracing engineering, science, and the arts conducted in and facilitated by the unique VMI system of military discipline.