Assessment - Senior Research Associate
Senior Research Associate in the Assessment Office at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia.
Seeking an SRA to join a strong Assessment Team and collaborate in conducting and improving our assessments. Duties include independently managing all of the assessment plans and reports for three colleges plus 3-4 vice presidential areas using the assessment management system; managing the assessment website; coordinating the assessment of entering and graduating student cohorts; creating and maintaining online assessment instruments and assessment databases; conducting statistical and qualitative analyses; and responding to ad hoc data requests.
Qualifications: Must hold master's degree in social science or related field and have experience in assessment, research, or evaluation. Knowledge of assessment theory and practice; experience in effectively communicating and collaborating with faculty and staff; and proficiency in using statistical software to complete quantitative and qualitative data analyses are required. A doctoral degree is preferred as are experience using assessment management systems, and an understanding of the principles of accreditation.
To apply please email: (1) cover letter addressing requirements of the job; (2) current vita/resume; and (3) list of names and contact information for three professional references to Dr. J. Worth Pickering, Assistant Vice President for Assessment, firstname.lastname@example.org . Review of applications will begin March 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.
Old Dominion University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution and requires compliance with the Immigration, Reform and Control Act of 1986.