The research assistant will work closely with the Director of
Evaluation and Assessment, assisting in the data analysis, report
and publication writing. The research assistant will successfully
implement and meet the deadlines for all assessment activities.
Major responsibilities are performing data analysis including data
cleaning, using quantitative and qualitative data analysis software
(Excel, SPSS, NVivo) to analyze data collected, presenting the
analysis results, results interpretation and write-up, contacting
evaluation and study participants, and other duties as
Coordinate and carry out designed evaluation/research projects.
Assist in evaluation/research activity materials development,
including participant recruitment materials. eContact potential
participants for evaluation/research activities,
evaluation/research activity schedule planning. Perform literature
reviews. Assist with data collections tasks including onsite/event
observation, individual/group interview, survey, fieldwork or other
data collection techniques.
20 hours a week
Restricted position Required Qualifications:
Experienced program evaluator or research analyst beyond university
coursework requirements in program evaluation and research,
qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis,
management and analysis of longitudinal data sets, and survey
development. Experience as a program evaluator or research analyst.
Excellent verbal and written communication, presentation and
collaboration skills. Excellent analytical skills. Ability to
prioritize multiple tasks. Experience in research methodology and
data analysis required. Strong organization, writing, and
interpersonal skills. Attention to detail. Valid driver's license.
Regular and reliable attendance is essential.
Master's Degree. Ability to work effectively both individually and
as part of a team. Demonstrated data collection skills (e.g.
interviewing, observation, focus group moderation, and surveying).
Proficiency with relevant quantitative and qualitative data
analysis platforms (e.g. Excel, SPSS, NVivo). Experience with data
management and analysis Experience writing evaluation and research