Director of Institutional Effectiveness
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Hampden-Sydney College - Hampden Sydney, VA

Hampden-Sydney College invites applications for the position of Director of Institutional Effectiveness for appointment to begin immediately. Reporting to the Dean of the Faculty, the Director of Institutional Effectiveness is responsible for a comprehensive institutional research program and steers an assessment program for academic departments and programs, administrative departments, and the Colleges curriculum. This includes systematic collection and evaluation of longitudinal data related to the College's long-range plan, as well as compilation of data for the Colleges certificate of compliance for all standards of accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Creating, submitting, and updating institutional reporting documents (Common Data Set (CDS), Departmental Annual Reports, Fact Book, IPEDS, and institutional dashboards).
  • Serving as the institutional IPEDS keyholder and ensuring institutional compliance with federal and accreditation requirements.
  • Assuring and documenting that the College meets all criteria for accreditation.
  • Performing analyses of student academic performance and assuring that data are up to date and available to academic departments and administrative offices.

Qualifications: Master's degree required; doctoral degree preferred. Three years experience in institutional research, planning, and higher education. Must have an extensive knowledge of current practices and literature related to institutional research and assessment. Mastery of word processing, data management, presentation methods, and statistical analysis software. Demonstrated ability to coordinate multiple tasks and to work effectively with a variety of people within and outside the College. Experience with Jenzabar a plus but not required.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Apply by submitting a cover letter, resume and references at our website: You may also mail your application to Hampden-Sydney College, Human Resources, P.O. Box 25, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943.

Hampden-Sydney College is a selective liberal arts institution enrolling approximately 1000 students. Founded in 1775, it is the tenth oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Our beautiful 1300-acre campus is less than seven miles from downtown Farmville, home to Longwood University and the Moton Museum, which is listed on the U.S. Civil Rights Trail. The campus is located 65 miles west of Richmond, 50 miles east of Lynchburg, and 75 miles south of Charlottesville, providing abundant cultural, recreational and artistic resources. Hampden-Sydney is one of four liberal arts colleges in the United States dedicated to the education of men, and our mission is to educate "good men and good citizens in an atmosphere of sound learning." As a community, we are dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse campus committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women and minoritized groups. Hampden-Sydney College values diversity, prohibits discrimination, and is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.