Institutional Outcomes Assessment Manager**

Albany, NY
Sep 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
7 Columbia Circle Albany, NY 12203

Closing Date: September 30, 2017

Closing Date: September 30, 2017

Excelsior College, a regionally accredited, virtual, private, nonprofit institution of higher learning is seeking dynamic applicants for the position of Institutional Outcomes Assessment Manager within Analytics and Decision Support Office.


The Institutional Outcomes Assessment Manager is responsible for carrying out the curriculum review process and the assessment of general education learning outcomes. He or she works collaboratively with assessment personnel in each of the college's schools to facilitate coordinated measurement and improvement of student learning outcomes.

This a full time position based in Albany, NY, reporting to the Assistant Vice President of Analytics and Decision Support.


  • Leads the assessment of general education outcomes
  • Coordinate curriculum review process for degree and certificate programs
  • Maintains college system for analyzing and reporting measures related to the assessment of learningoutcomes.
  • Provides support as needed to academic units in the development of assessment plans, strategies,rubrics, and other tools
  • Conducts analyses; prepares reports and presents results in support of overall academic assessmentprocesses.
  • Participates in college wide preparation for accreditation reviews.


  • Earned doctoral degree required, preferably in assessment, measurement, educational research,program evaluation, curriculum development, educational psychology, or a related field.
  • Experience in outcomes assessment strategies in higher education; experience in higher education infaculty or administrative role preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to synthesize and translate complex data into meaningful information.
  • Knowledge and skills in both qualitative and quantitative research methods.
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Critical and independent thinking skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Productive time management
  • Excellent organization

Application Information

If you have problems with online submission, please call 518-464-8532. Thank you.

Excelsior College offers competitive compensation and a generous benefits package that includes paid time off, retirement, and excellent health insurance. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, and the names of three professional references. Please submit requested information