Institutional Effectiveness Specialist – University of North Georgia

***position filled***


The University of North Georgia is hiring an Institutional Effectiveness Specialist.

 This position will primarily provide support to the Institutional Research function by responding to external surveys/questionnaires and internal and external data requests; administering surveys within UNG; and assisting with the departmental website. Also, about one third of this position’s time will be used to manage and coordinate the Office of Institutional Effectiveness business operations by being the first point of contact for the office, providing administrative support to the Institutional Effectiveness staff, and coordinating administrative and logistical support for accreditation efforts. This individual performs duties related to institutional effectiveness, with an emphasis in institutional research, with moderate supervision.

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Institutional Research Analyst and PL/SQL Developer – Kennesaw State University

Institutional Research Analyst and PL/SQL Developer
Kennesaw State University

Job Details

Title:  Institutional Research Analyst and PL/SQL Developer

Job Category:  Staff


The Institutional Research Analyst and PL/SQL Developer will be responsible for assisting the Office of Enterprise Information Management and Institutional Research in the administration of research activities performed for the University community, University System of Georgia, and state and federal agencies. The duties will include assisting in the planning, coordinating, and directing the functions of the office in order to provide a broad array of analytical and research support functions. This position collects, analyzes, and disseminates institutional data and prepares narrative reports.  Experience working with large relational databases, data warehouses, data marts, and OLAP technologies.  Working experience as an Oracle PL/SQL developer. Knowledge of or experience with Banner Student Information System, Oracle database development tools such as TOAD and SQL Navigator in writing SQL code and periodically compiling and maintaining PL/SQL statements.

As part of the background check process, this position WILL require a satisfactory Consumer Credit check as a condition of employment.  See for specific policy guidelines.

Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree and 2 years related experience.

Desired Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

(1) have a master’s degree in a quantitative-oriented discipline, such as statistics, mathematics, social and behavioral sciences, higher education administration, or business/information technology and three years of related experience preferred.

(2) demonstrated experience in designing, managing, and implementing institutional studies in a university or similar field setting.

(3) demonstrated proficiency with SAS or SPSS and Microsoft Office.

(4) must have excellent interpersonal, communication, writing skills, and have the ability to interact effectively with team members, faculty, staff, and administrators.

(5) experience in designing, managing, and implementing institutional studies in a university or similar field setting.

(6) experience in statistical application software such as SAS or SPSS.

Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Open Date:  07/10/2015
Hours per week:  40
Required Documents:  Cover Letter, Resume, Writing Samples

GAIRPAQ Election Results

Good morning,

We are pleased to announce the results of the GAIRPAQ 2015-16 elections. 

Terry McCamish – Vice-President
Katherine McGuire – Secretary
Jill Triplett – Member-at-Large
Bonnie Quinn – Member-at-Large
Paul Wilver – Member-at-Large

Thank you for taking the time to nominate and vote for your colleagues. Have a safe and happy holiday weekend. 

Best regards,

 Wendy Kallina, PhD
Director of Academic Analytics
Kennesaw State University

Job Announcement – Senior Research Associate

Senior Research Associate – Position Opening


This is an exciting opportunity for an individual interested in building a synergistic institutional research component within Institutional Effectiveness and working in a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Interested applicants can apply directly on the CCGA HR website:

James (Jim) Lynch, EdD, MFA
Accreditation Liaison – SACSCOC
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Fulbright Program Advisor
College of Coastal Georgia | One College Drive | Brunswick, GA 31520
Phone: 912.279.5713 | Email: |