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Wayne State University
Office of Institutional Research
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Posted: 08/16/2018
Assistant Vice President, Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research and Analysis is searching for an Assistant Vice President to provide strategic leadership and overall management. The Assistant Vice President leads data governance and enterprise information management efforts and promotes the continuous development of institutional analytics capability and maturity as well as a culture of evidence and data-supported decision-making at all levels of the university. This position reports to Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness.

This leadership opportunity requires at least a Master's degree in policy, economics, business, education, sociology, statistics, computer science or related field, with eight (8) years or more of progressive leadership and management experience in research design; data collection and retrieval; statistical analysis and reporting; and talent management. Related experience in higher education, particularly in institutional research and IPEDS is preferred.

About Wayne State University

Wayne State University is a 27,000 student premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. For more information, visit

In addition to joining our revitalized Detroit community, we offer a competitive total compensation package with many benefits for our employees and their families:

· Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

· Generous Vacation Time

· Life Insurance / Long-Term Disability Insurance

· Flexible Spending Accounts

· Retirement Savings Plan with a VERY generous employer contribution

· Tuition Assistance Programs

Please connect with us by sending your resume and questions to or visit our website to apply online at:

(posting #043739). Wayne State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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