Senior Director for Institutional Analytics

Location
Winter Park, Florida
Posted
Jun 01, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Rollins College is seeking an experienced, collaborative researcher with a deep understanding of data analytics and higher education to support institution-wide, data-driven improvement efforts. Reporting to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, the Senior Director for Institutional Analytics will collaborate with the Chief Information Officer, Vice President for Enrollment, Vice President for Advancement, Vice President for Student Affairs, and Vice President for Finance. The Institutional Analytics team includes the Director for Institutional Research and the Assistant Provost for Institutional Effectiveness. This is an opportunity to work with an innovative, collaborative senior leadership team on a college-wide, data-driven improvement agenda. The Senior Director for Institutional Analytics will play a key role supporting the College’s integrated, multidimensional, evidence-based effort to develop and implement an overall institutional strategy with a special emphasis on advancing student learning and readiness for careers and life.

Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. in social science, science, computer science, mathematics, or equivalent experience.
  • The abilities to anticipate, frame, and answer data-intensive research questions; translate analyses into clear, actionable guidance; and communicate with a broad range of stakeholders
  • Expertise in statistical programming, machine learning, and other quantitative research methodologies, including multivariate analyses
  • Experience analyzing federal and other higher education data sets, using predictive analytics to support student success, and applying mixed methods approaches preferred

Founded in 1885, Rollins College is a highly selective, comprehensive liberal arts college with approximately 3,200 students in diverse degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level. The campus, noted for its lakefront beauty and unique location, is set in the residential community of Winter Park, just 15 minutes from one of the nation’s most dynamic urban centers, Orlando. Florida’s oldest recognized college, Rollins ranks number one among 128 Southern master's-level universities in the annual rankings of "America's Best Colleges," released by U.S. News & World Report.

Rollins College offers an attractive benefits package featuring comprehensive health insurance, generous paid time off, retirement savings plan with employer contribution, and full tuition waiver after one year for employees, spouses, domestic partners and dependents.

Interested candidates may apply online through the Rollins College employment website.
Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply.