Impact Analyst - SUNY Online

  • April 21, 2023 1:31 PM
    Message # 13176200

    SUNY Online is seeking applicants for an Impact Analyst position we are looking to fill. If you are interested, or know of anyone who may be interested in this position, please feel free to apply. Thanks in advance for the consideration!

    The State University of New York (SUNY) System Administration, located in Albany, New York, is searching for an educational Impact Analyst to provide leadership for assessing and demonstrating the impact of SUNY's online education activities.  The Impact Analyst is a member of the SUNY Online Leadership Team and works closely and collaboratively with SUNY Online staff, campus leaders, other staff in the Provost's Office and across SUNY System Administration to connect and leverage existing assessment or impact activities to support and advance online education.

    Duties and Responsibilities include:

    • Serve as the primary contact for online education campus leads to establish mechanisms to assess the outcomes and/or impacts of online educational programs, services, and initiatives.
    • Serve as co-lead or co-facilitator for SUNY or SUNY Online initiatives related to research, impact, and student outcomes assessment.
    • Serve as a member of the SUNY Online Enrollment Planning Roundtable campus engagement team to provide data and perspectives on campus enrollment, projected employment data and trends, benchmarking, and comparable campus awards.
    • Work with campuses to define and facilitate research initiatives that support SUNY's priorities for online learning and provide evidence to inform decisions around support and services needed to achieve and sustain quality in online learning.
    • Represent SUNY on the SUNY Council on Assessment.
    • Establish a process for ongoing assessment and continuous improvement of SUNY online activities that is connected to SUNY System strategic planning and annual budget/resource allocation.
    • Work with the SUNY online education leads in each service area to use metrics to define the intended outcome for each service/initiative.
    • Produce high quality impact reports to illustrate the impacts of SUNY Online services and initiatives.
    • Oversee data collection activities across SUNY Online, including working with SUNY's Institutional Research office to leverage data already being provided by campuses through SIRIS.
    • Identify additional and refine existing mechanisms for collecting or mining data to assess the outcomes or impacts of each service/initiative.
    • Work with appropriate vendors and the SUNY Procurement Office on procurements for products or services related to impact and assessment.
    • Serve as a member of the SUNY Online Leadership Team, actively contributing to SUNY Online Education's strategic planning activities.


    Required Qualifications:

    • Master's degree from an accredited higher education institution
    • A minimum of 3-5 years' experience commensurate with responsibilities of the position  
    • Experience and ability to assess impact of programs and services
    • Experience in creation of survey instruments and assessments mechanisms
    • Ability to manage large sets of data
    • Experience with Tableau or other data analytics/visualization tools
    • Highly self-motivated and self-directed
    • Ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Able to manage multiple priorities effectively with strong organizational skills
    • Strong problem-solving skills
    • Higher education experience preferred

    Additional Information:

    Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Excellent Benefit Package which includes; NYS health insurance, free dental and vision, competitive retirement options, tuition assistance and generous vacation, sick and holiday accruals.

    State Title:  Staff Associate (SL-4).

    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

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