The University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) invites applications for the Associate Director for Institutional Research within the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment. UTK is the state's flagship research institution, enrolling 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, UTK is committed to serving the state and nation through excellence in learning, scholarship, and engagement.
The mission of the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment (OIRA) is to provide accurate and reliable data to university administrators, departments, and faculty to illuminate and inform their decision-making. Our key values are quality, integrity, leadership, and service.
OIRA is headed by an Assistant Provost and Director, with two associate directors. This position serves as the primary supervisor for the institutional research function within OIRA.
Plan and distribute institutional research responsibilities which includes: planning yearly projects, project assignment and coordination, monitoring project status, assigning ad-hoc reporting, and conducting quality assurance of projects.
Supervise and oversee the institutional research team (all institutional research analysts and graduate assistant) which includes: individual meetings, team meetings, and performance evaluations.
Conduct descriptive and analytical studies and produce ad-hoc reports pertaining to faculty, students, staff, and the instructional process.
Coordinate with campus partners and the UT System, and represent OIRA on university committees and work groups.
Function as the university's IPEDS Keyholder.
Serve as backup leadership in the absence of the Director.
Internal Number: 217346
Our primary mission is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the citizens of the state of Tennessee, the nation, and the world. As the preeminent research-based, land-grant university in the state, UT embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement attained by the nation’s finest public research institutions.