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Christopher Newport University - job postingChristopher Newport University invites applications for the position of Assistant Director of Assessment. The Assistant Director of Assessment will assist with an ongoing university-wide evaluation process that will identify and assess expected outcomes across academic, administrative, and student support units in line with the institutional mission and gathers evidence detailing the resulting improvements in institutional quality. In consultation with the Director and Provost’s office the successful candidate will improve institutional effectiveness in academic units, student support service units and administrative units through regular assessment activities; support administrative and faculty assessment liaisons in designing methodologically sound assessments to include assistance with defining key performance indicators and student learning outcomes, identifying evaluation methods and benchmarks, establishing tools, aiding in data analysis, and reporting; coordinate the implementation of national surveys, such as CLA+, and NSSE; assist with the development and delivery of assessment training sessions, workshops and seminars for faculty and staff; conduct statistical analysis of CNU data collected through standardized tests and national survey instruments; and using sound principles of measurement theory, design, develop, collect and statistically analyze internal CNU survey data. For further details and information about Christopher Newport, visit www.cnu.edu. Interested parties are requested to submit a cover letter; current resume; and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references to: Director of Faculty Recruitment Assistant Director of Assessment Search Search # 7371 Christopher Newport University 1 Avenue of the Arts Newport News, VA 23606-3072 or email@example.com Review of applications will begin May 3, 2016. Applications received after May 3, 2016, will be accepted but considered only if needed. Search finalists are required to complete a CNU sponsored background check. Christopher Newport University, an EO Employer, is fully committed to Access and Opportunity.
2016 HEDS Annual ConferenceThe Higher Education Data Sharing (HEDS) Consortium invites you to register for its 2016 HEDS Annual Conference, which will be held June 26-29 in Asheville, North Carolina. HEDS also invites you to submit a presentation proposal for the conference. The HEDS Annual Conference brings together people from small colleges and universities in an informal setting to present on and discuss topics related to assessment, institutional research, institutional effectiveness, and other ways of using evidence to improve our institutions. HEDS welcomes people from all colleges and universities to attend and present at the HEDS Annual Conference, regardless of whether your institution belongs to the HEDS Consortium. To learn more about the conference visit the HEDS website at: http://www.hedsconsortium.org/annual-conferences/ Details about submitting a proposal are available at: http://www.hedsconsortium.org/call-for-proposals-2016/ The proposal deadline is April 22. You can register at: https://hedsconsortium.wufoo.com/forms/2016-heds-annual-conference-registration/