Houston, TX
Nov 13, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Hours of Work:

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-F

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Job Description Summary / TWC Summary:

Under general supervision support the Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Executive Committee. As a part of TSU’s compliance with our accrediting body, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools-Commission on Colleges (SACS-COC) the University has developed a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) that is focused on enhancing business processes and student learning. Our QEP titled “14 Plays in 45 Days: Addressing the Whole Student from Application to Graduation” has very distinct project level goals, such as improving persistence and graduation rates. These goals will be made possible by more detailed implementation level processes and outcomes developed within key areas that support our students. This includes working very closely with the key academic, academic support and administrative areas to enhance and monitor QEP assessment measures and align these measures with existing strategic plans and general departmental assessments. This also includes regularly meeting with key areas, assisting with reporting data findings and developing plans for continuous improvements. Each of these areas have key leaders (Quarterbacks) that have been collaborating with the QEP Executive Committee to continue the work of monitoring measurable outcomes and target attainment for which action plans will continually be established. The QEP Coordinator of Assessment will also monitor and report on the assessment timeline to ensure assessment plan completion in the required timeframe.

Ability to comprehensively analyze data, reports assessment findings and present status of assessment measures to key university personnel. Provide clear communication and expectations of key leaders (Quarterbacks) regarding QEP business process and student learning measures.

Essential Duties Summary:

•Completes work begun by the QEP Executive Committee. Works with key areas to enhance and monitor the QEP assessment measures.
•Regularly meets with key areas, monitors the progress of the assessment measures, reporting data findings and assists areas with developing action plans for continuous improvements.
•Coordinates required training to make sure areas understand how to maintain consistency within the QEP as well as align business processes within the overall University’s Strategic Plan: TSU Vision 2022. The QEP includes 14 plays, which all have embedded outcomes and/or activities that will be measured.
•Coordinates a systematic means of evaluating current levels of functioning and developing measurable strategies to promote continuous improvement.
•Assists with aligning QEP measurements with the University’s Strategic Plan and departmental assessment plans.
•Coordinates the management of using an online assessment repository to store QEP assessment plans.
•Conducts assessment trainings for academic, support and administrative areas. Be available for follow-up customized department training and working sessions.
•Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

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Hiring Range:

$55,513.00 - $69,392.00


Bachelor’s degree or higher (B.A. or B.S.).

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Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of:
•Policies, procedures, and practices.
•Specialized practices, equipment and procedures.
•Microsoft Office Professional or similar applications.

Skill in:
•Detail oriented.
•Effective customer service.
•Problem-solving and decision-making.
•Multitasking and time management.
•Strong analytical.
•Both verbal and written communication.

Ability to:
•Coordinate and implementation activities.

Work Experience:

Three (3) to five (5) years of related experience.

Assessment software and/or repository knowledge.
Data analysis and reporting.
Knowledge of student learning outcome development and measurement.

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Working/Environmental Conditions:

Routine office environment.
Sitting or standing in one location much of the time.
Some stooping, lifting or carrying objects light weight may be required.
Use of video display terminal.

UA EEO Statement:

It is the policy of Texas Southern University to provide a work environment that is free from discrimination for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, individuals with disability, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its programs, activities, admissions or employment policies. This policy of equal opportunity is strictly observed in all University employment-related activities such as advertising, recruiting, interviewing, testing, employment training, compensation, promotion, termination, and employment benefits. This policy expressly prohibits harassment and discrimination in employment based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, genetic history, national origin, individuals with disability, age, citizenship status, or protected veteran status. This policy shall be adhered to in accordance with the provisions of all applicable federal, state and local laws, including, but not limited to, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.

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