Job: Senior Research Associate, MDC3

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 624700
Position Type: Full-Time Professional Contractual
External Position: Yes

The MDC3 Senior Research Analyst collaborates with MDC3 Student Success and Completion Initiatives team and meets with other college users to develop research projects, conducts research, prepares and presents results to appropriate audiences. Collects, analyzes and communicates institutional data and other information to constituents throughout the college.

  • Assists in developing and executing evaluation plans for completion strategies which include measures of progress, success and completion as well as attainment of intended learning outcomes
  • Collects, analyzes and communicates institutional data and other information to constituents throughout the college
  • Conducts independent research and data analysis
  • Supervises and/or supports research projects of others
  • Manages research projects
  • Prepares and troubleshoots data submissions related to MDC3 Completion Initiatives
  • Prepares internal research summaries and reports in addition to external research summaries on topics related to community college completion
  • Conducts impact analyses
  • Provides support for grant writing, assistance in SAS programming and data file maintenance to IR Research Associates and Information Specialists
  • Represents the College at State and local meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • Masters Degree in Educational Research, Business, Computer Science, Statistics, or related field and two (2) years of related experience, or Bachelors Degree and six (6) years of related experience
  • Two (2) years of experience in educational research design and statistical analysis
  • All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Demonstrable competency to carry out independent educational research projects from conceptualization of research design, planning, data analysis and interpretation, through the final presentation of data
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels in an organization; to present information and respond to questions from groups of faculty, staff, and administrators
  • Ability to work collaboratively with MDC3 personnel and others within the Institutional Research/Institutional Effectiveness team
  • Possess strong Microsoft Office applications and Web Design software skills
  • Knowledge of institutional research, information and computer systems, MDC data storage and retrieval process
  • Possess good communication and user orientation skills, as well as, ability to demonstrate strong interpersonal and collaborative skills
  • Knowledge and demonstrable skills in planning, analysis, human relations, and consultation
  • Possess excellent writing and research conceptualization skills, as well as, ability to organize and manage tasks in a timely manner
  • Proficiency in SAS programming or related programming language as well as quantitative and qualitative educational research design
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with staff, faculty, and students
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
  • Temporary grant funded position through August 31, 2013

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    Locations


    33176

    33176

    33176
    College-Wide
    33176
    Hialeah Campus
    33012
    Homestead Campus
    33030
    InterAmerican
    33135
    InterAmerican
    33135
    Kendall Campus
    33176
    Medical Center Campus
    33127
    New World School of the Arts
    33132
    North Campus
    33167
    West Campus
    33178
    Wolfson Campus
    33132
    11011 SW 104 Street, Room 1107
    Miami, FL 33176
    11011 SW 104 Street, Room 1107 Miami, Fl
    Miami, FL 33176
    http://www.mdc.jobs
    Miami, FL 33176
    College-Wide
    Hialeah Campus
    Homestead Campus
    InterAmerican
    InterAmerican
    Kendall Campus
    Medical Center Campus
    New World School of the Arts
    North Campus
    West Campus
    Wolfson Campus
     

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