Data Projects Specialist

University of Southern Mississippi
June 12, 2023
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Data Projects Specialist

The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Data Projects Specialist.

Position Details

Location Hattiesburg

118 College Drive Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001 United States Division Institutional Effectiveness Position Type Staff Employment Status Part Time Grant Funded No Salary Range 15.00 - 15.00 Posting Close Date Five days after posting

Special Instructions to Applicants Temporary part-time position. 19 hours weekly. Please include CV and cover letter highlighting qualifications and experience. Job Summary Part-time temporary position to assist in the completion of data entry and analysis projects within the Office of Institutional Effectiveness. Implement the transfer of degree program requirements into an analytical platform for visual analysis and assist with analysis of degree plan curricular complexity. Assist with data import needs for the teaching qualifications panel in the Faculty Success (Digital Measures) platform.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Convert degree plan requirements for all undergraduate degree plans into spreadsheet format for upload into a curricular complexity software platform.
  • Assist with the curricular complexity analysis.
  • Work to convert remaining hard copies of faculty transcripts into digital images for import into Faculty Success (Digital Measures).
  • Work to complete the Faculty Success (Digital Measures) teaching qualifications panel to allow the SACSCOC qualifications roster to perform properly.
  • Assist with the completion of the SACSCOC 5th year interim report.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree from an Accredited College or University at the time of employment. Degree must be in data analysis or social science field.

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Software: Has extensive knowledge in the Microsoft suite of programs, and analytics/visualization platforms.
  • Analysis: Has experience in analyzing small data sets in Excel or other spreadsheet program.
  • About The University of Southern Mississippi The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites across the Mississippi Gulf Coast, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 131 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education's "R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high research activity" designation, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and large event venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 37 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of more than 14,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 37 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading Mississippi with 27 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). For more information, visit www.

    As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.

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