Institutional Research Analyst

The University of Tulsa   Tulsa, OK   Full-time     Research
Posted on October 10, 2021

The University of Tulsa seeks an Institutional Research Analyst. Drawing on both analytical and technical competencies, the Institutional Research Analyst will oversee data integrity and conduct analyses to support institutional planning, evaluation, effectiveness, and reporting efforts; extract, analyze, visualize, and describe a variety of institutional data used internally for strategic decision-making and externally for informational and official reporting to state and federal agencies and other external organizations; develop queries, reports, and reporting processes to improve the understanding of institutional data for decision and planning support; interpret data results using a variety of analytical techniques ranging from simple data aggregation to more complex data mining; develop and implement research projects, including selecting appropriate research designs, collecting and analyzing data, preparing narrative reports and presenting results to various stakeholders; perform and oversee a variety of external, internal and ad-hoc reports; create and maintain a comprehensive data standards manual to improve data quality in Student Information System (Colleague); collaborate with the Director to optimize process flows and research initiatives; stay current and willing to learn new technology systems and analytical skills.

Requires Master of Statistics or Analytics, plus strong analytical and quantitative skills; proficiency with SQL; Ability to manipulate and analyze complex, high-volume, high-dimensionality data from various sources; familiarity with diverse data analytics tools and project management, and using SQL, SPSS, and R with a strong understanding of advanced analytical and reporting functions.