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If you would like to be a part of a community that enjoys a beautiful 400-acre campus with park-like settings, supports world-renowned research, teaching, and outreach, or assists students to become successful citizens, consider a career with Oregon State University.
Oregon State University Ecampus is seeking a research analyst 3 to join our team. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) classified position.
Oregon State Ecampus is a growing, innovative, and collaborative organization with a commitment to providing high-quality online degrees and programs. Ecampus makes OSU’s exceptional learning experiences available to students throughout Oregon and around the world. OSU Ecampus is a leader in national online education, our online bachelor’s program is currently ranked #5 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and has ranked in the top 10 for seven consecutive years. OSU Ecampus includes Oregon State Ecampus (online degrees), Ecampus OER (open educational resources), and the Ecampus Research Unit (which conducts original research).
About the position:
The research analyst serves on the Ecampus analyst team who report to the executive director of market development and the student experience. This position works most closely with the senior research analyst to respond to organizational needs for research and data analytics functions within Ecampus.
Under the guidance of the senior research analyst, this research analyst contributes to the development of qualitative and quantitative research designs, including data collection instruments and procedures, and applies computer tools and statistical measures in their work. This position analyzes data and patterns in enrollment and student academic performance, and communicates the results of analyses and interpretations in oral, narrative, and graphical form. The data is used to manage, track, and evaluate enrollment and student success metrics for all Ecampus programs, which the research analyst incorporates into budget and financial projections in collaboration with the Ecampus fiscal strategist.
In close collaboration with the senior analyst, this position will contribute to the development and maintenance of information systems that provide accurate and reliable reporting to fulfill internal information needs, effectively manage growth, and develop success strategies to recruit and serve Ecampus students.
Oregon State University and OSU Ecampus maintain and enhance a collaborative and inclusive community that is dedicated to equity and equal opportunity. All employees of the division are responsible for ensuring that these commitments are achieved. The research analyst will contribute to our understanding of Ecampus’ achievement of these commitments through analysis of pertinent data and reporting out of findings.
Position duties include:
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Pay range: $24.22/hour - $37.07/hour. Typically, the starting salary is at the lower end of the salary range.
Work environment: Typical office environment, Ecampus is currently piloting a hybrid work schedule. Tuesday and Thursday are designated in-office days. Employees can work remotely Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
How to apply: If you meet the qualifications and are excited about the opportunity to work with a mission-driven organization please submit an application using the link provided. Be sure to include your transcripts and answers to the supplemental questions.
Closing date: 6/27/2022