The Analytics and Research Technology Specialist is responsible for ensuring that faculty and students have access to the quantitative and qualitative analysis resources they need for research and teaching/learning. This includes providing training, creating documentation, and troubleshooting the research programs supported by the College, such as SPSS, R, and NVivo. The specialist will work with faculty and students manage data from EdX, the College Canvas LMS, and research databases to support analysis and visualization from these and other sources. The position requires a sound background in statistics and measurements and a working knowledge of SQL and database technologies. This includes understanding data collection and survey methodologies, as the specialist will support the Qualtrics survey platform as well as an instance of REDCap.
Advanced degree in education related field
Quantitative and qualitative research experience
3-5 years experience supporting academic technology
Experience with learning analytics
Experience using database technology like SQL
Must have expertise in one or more of the following research technologies: NVivo, SPSS, or R
Degree in statistics
Experience using Qualtrics
Internal Number: 503112
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