The University of Tennessee at Martin invites applications and nominations for the position of director of institutional research.
About UT Martin
Located in rural northwest Tennessee, UT Martin is committed to broadening the horizons of its 7,000 students and positioning them for success--in fact, the campus' motto is, "The Sky's the Limit." UT Martin is a comprehensive campus with five colleges offering more than 100 academic areas of study within 18 undergraduate degree programs. The campus also offers five Master's degrees with 17 specialized concentrations.
Focused on providing access to higher education, UT Martin has five off-campus centers, more than any public four-year university in the state, and is the UT System's largest provider of online education. In addition, UT Martin has created partnerships with other UT campuses to provide roadmaps to professional degree programs, such as law and veterinary medicine at UT Knoxville and pharmacy at the UT Health Science Center in Memphis.
About the opportunity
The successful candidate will play a key role in setting directions for the office of Institutional Research in support of the University's mission and strategic initiatives. Reporting to the Provost, the Director has responsibility for supervising all Institutional Research staff as well as managing data, providing analysis and interpretation of data, and preparing reports for internal and external use and distribution. Translation of data into usable information for the university community is a key function of this position. The Director provides information and analytic support to the University's administrative decision makers in order to facilitate strategic planning, policy-making, resource allocations, enrollment projections, and other processes requiring sound interpretation of data.
Internal Number: 204787
The primary purpose of the University of Tennessee at Martin is to provide a quality undergraduate education in a traditional collegiate atmosphere characterized at all levels by close collaboration among students, faculty and staff. In addition, the university is dedicated to meeting lifelong educational needs by providing graduate programs, distance-learning opportunities and other creative endeavors. Furthermore, the university is committed to advancing the regional and global community through scholarly activities, research and public service.