Assistant Director, NASCE - Siena Research Institute
A full time, 12-month position is available in the Siena College Research Institute (SRI). This is a one-year only position. The Assistant Director, NASCE will join the SRI management team, managing the National Assessment of Service and Civic Engagement study. The NASCE is a national survey that uses student-reported experience to quantitatively measure community engagement among individual students and the institutions in which they are nested. The Assistant Director of the NASCE will be responsible for survey implementation, data collection, data analysis, interaction with NASCE clients, internal financial tracking, assistance with writing scholarly papers and articles, marketing of the study, and the solicitation of colleges and universities to take the survey. The Assistant Director of the NASCE will also be assigned other tasks at the discretion of the Director of SRI and they will be required to travel to conferences to promote the NASCE and discuss the results of the study. The Assistant Director will act as liaison between SRI and the NASCE clients. The Assistant Director manages the supervision of all interns, VISTA’s and staff working on the NASCE. The Assistant Director coordinates the preparation, implementation and analysis of all NASCE studies in collaboration with both the Director and the Director of Data Management.
Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred), strong knowledge and experience using statistical software (SPSS or SAS), previous research and report writing experience, strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work both collaboratively and independently in a fast-paced environment. Other requirements include: knowledge of Microsoft Office; experience with writing and implementing surveys; ability to train and mentor interns; strong public speaking and networking skills; and the ability to analyze and report on data.
Please submit resume, letter of application and salary requirements to: Office of Human Resources, Siena College, 515 Loudon Road, Loudonville, NY 12211 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Siena College is a Franciscan and Catholic institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Siena College is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Siena College surveys all job applicants in accordance with the U.S. Department of Labor’s affirmative action requirements. Therefore, we request that in addition to your application, you complete the Equal Employment Opportunity Data Form located at www.siena.edu/eeo. In order to complete the form, you will need the posting number for this position which is R836. Any information you choose to provide on the Equal Employment Opportunity Data Form will be treated as personal and confidential and will be kept separate from your application for employment. Your cooperation is key to maintaining an effective equal opportunity program at Siena