Design and conduct institutional research studies, serve as administrative liaison to faculty driven assessment activities, manage the strategic planning process, prepare and submit reports to various state and federal agencies, serve as contact to the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Assist in maintaining grants. Assist others in grant proposals to support educational programs and to gather and disseminate research information about the college and grants that may be available.
Bachelor’s degree in statistics, mathematics or a research-based discipline. In depth understanding of research design, statistics, and strategic planning. Demonstrated proficiency in creating complex relational databases and spreadsheets. Familiarity with statistical software packages (e.g., SPSS). Excellent analytical, writing, and presentation skills.
Must be able to demonstrate the Morton College core values of compassion, fairness, respect, responsibility, tolerance and truth.
Morton College, the second oldest community college in Illinois, was founded in 1924 to meet the educational demands in the growing communities of Berwyn, Cicero, Forest View, Lyons, McCook, Stickney and other near western suburbs which were a national hub of economic activity. As a comprehensive community college, recognized by the Illinois Community College Board, Morton College's mission is: To enhance the quality of life of our diverse community through exemplary teaching and learning opportunities, community service, and life-long learning.