Visiting Research Associate - VALUE Institute

Bloomington, Indiana
Feb 20, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Institute Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day project activities and reports to the VALUE Institute Director. Major responsibilities include coordinating the collection, processing, and management of student artifacts, the corresponding rubric scores, and other associated data; analyzing data and reporting results to participating education providers and other audiences; and managing project staff. This is done in collaboration with the AAC&U VALUE team as well as staff and project associate(s) within CPR. The Institute Coordinator contributes directly to the production of institutional and national reports through analysis and writing, assists with calibration/norming training workshops and consultations, and is responsible for communications with participating education providers. The Institute Coordinator position is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year depending on funding and performance.


Qualifications: A master’s degree is required in higher education, educational research, social sciences, business administration, marketing, or a related field. In addition, work experience in higher education or a related area is highly desirable. Preferred skills and abilities include knowledge of higher education policies, strong analytical, writing, interpersonal and presentation skills, survey and/or research design experience, and basic statistics. A demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative research environment is essential. Proficiency in SPSS, Excel, MS Word, Power Point, and Publisher are highly desirable. Application Procedures: The review of applications will begin March 9, 2018 and will continue to accept and review applications until the position is filled.


Applicants should upload to

1) A letter of application

2) A current curriculum vitae

3) Names and contact information for three professional references Inquiries about the position may be addressed to:

Dr. Thomas Nelson Laird

Indiana University School of Education

201 N. Rose Ave.

Bloomington, IN 47405-1006



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