City Logan Campus
Posted Date 20 hours ago(2/16/2023 6:11 AM)
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Executive Vice President
Digital Learning & Innovation
Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits
The Data Scientist will be responsible for federating and analyzing student data from disparate systems, to provide data-informed decision-support to university leadership. Assigned within the Center for Student Analytics (CSA), this position will leverage complex data using advanced analysis techniques, such as predictive modeling, to support the University's student success goals. Under the supervision of the CSA Director, the position will create strong partnerships with various stakeholders across the University system, to apply sophisticated technical knowledge as a consultant to prepare statistical analyses, narrative reports, and recommendations.Responsibilities
70% - Federate, Clean, and Analyze Data using Advanced Techniques
20% - Communication & Advocacy
10% - Professional Development & Special Projects
The successful candidate for this position should have:
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Document size may not exceed 10 MB.Advertised Salary
Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefitsADA
Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes. The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.College/Department Highlights
A service entity within the Office of the Executive Vice President at Utah State University, the Center for Student Analytics (CSA) uses data analytics to improve student success in collaboration with stakeholders and partners within and external to the university. Created in 2016, the CSA plays an important role in identifying actionable insights to improve student success at Utah State University.University Highlights
Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is Utah's land-grant and space-grant university. USU is one of only 146 research institutions in the U.S. classified as R1 “very high research activity” by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU provides a high-quality education at an affordable price. With its main campus in Logan, the university serves approximately 27,500 students, including 24,255 undergraduates and 3,171 graduate students. USU Online has served students from all 50 states and 55 countries for 25 years.
USU's statewide system features three residential campuses, 30 total campus locations, and 23 Extension education centers. The university employs 903 full-time faculty members, 124 executive administrators, and 1,649 full-time support staff. USU offers 115 undergraduate majors, as well as 91 master's and 42 doctoral degrees. Learn more about USU.
A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.
The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah, a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region.
USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment.
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