Administrative Job Postings
JOB TITLE: Director of Institutional Research & Academic Planning
POSITION NUMBER: DR6662
HIRING SUPERVISOR: Assistant Provost for Enrollment
TYPE: Full Time
JOB DUTIES: The Director of Institutional Research and Academic Planning collects, analyzes, and reports data and information in support of the University's mission, decision-making, and strategic planning process. The Director also provides technical support related to the University’s endeavors in the assessment of student learning. The position demands considerable attention to detail and precision under stringent deadlines. This position reports directly to the Provost’s Office through the Assistant Provost for Enrollment Management.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree with emphasis on research or related area required. Master’s Degree in statistics, information technology, or measurement/research methodology preferred. A minimum of 5 years in Institutional Research.
Ability to function both independently with minimal supervision and as a member of a project team, with attention to accuracy, details and deadlines. Familiarity with higher education accreditation policies, particularly those of The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Experience with best practices in outcomes assessment, including methods, measures, and approaches appropriate to the assessment of general education, and undergraduate/graduate program learning outcomes. Ability to work with discretion when dealing with confidential information.
Applicants should mail a cover letter, resume, and three letters of reference to: Attn: Lisa Kujawa, Assistant Provost for Enrollment, Lawrence Technological University, 21000 W. 10 Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075-1058.