Research Analyst I - (21003349)
The Office of Institutional Research and Assessment announces a search for a
Research Analyst I in the Data Analysis and Reporting team. This position will
provide research and independent data analysis in support of the university's
strategic planning and decision-making activities.
The incumbent's responsibilities, under the general supervision of the
Director of Data Analysis and Reporting, will include the development and
support of quantitative and qualitative research projects, and the collection,
compilation, validation and analysis of both student and university wide data
in preparation for the reporting of official university information to both
internal and external audiences.
The Research Data Analyst I will work on a team of Research Analysts
responsible for reporting and analyzing institutional data as well as
maintaining longitudinal databases and information. This team monitors
national research, trends, and developments in higher education to anticipate
potential effects on or opportunities for the university. Performs other
duties as assigned.
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Required Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in social science, statistics, educational research, or
related field. At least one year of directly related experience in
Institutional Research or in education research. An equivalent combination of
education and experience may be considered.
Required Skills & Abilities:
Strong data management skills including the ability to manage large data
Working knowledge of relational databases and their associated data query
Strong statistical and analytical skill set, with a focus on Machine
Ability to clearly document analytical findings and finalize results.
Excellent organizational, oral and written communications skills, as well
as an attention to detail.
Ability to work independently, as well as on a team, in a fast-paced
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, in particular, Excel, Word, Access
Proficiency in the operation and use of report writing technologies.
Experience working with Banner (or other student information / ERP
Experience with SQL, Access, R, Machine Learning, Tableau, Cognos.
Master's Degree in statistics, data analytics, education research or
Please note this position will temporarily work remotely, the duration of
remote work will be at the discretion of Temple University and the
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Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the
position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal,
financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and
outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment
responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand
and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies
and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which
their essential functions cause them to interact.
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