Associate Director, Assessment - Academic Planning

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Job Type
Regular Full-Time
EVP Provost Academic Affairs
SACS Accreditation
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Project and Program Management
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

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Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


Emory University’s Office of Planning and Administration is seeking an Associate Director of Assessment to help manage day-to-day operations for several university-level institutional effectiveness processes, including student learning outcomes assessment, Quality Enhancement Plan assessment, and administrative unit reviews.



  • Develops, implements, and manages assessment projects and processes for the Office of Planning and Administration (OPA).
  • Conducts research and develops assessment strategies for the University's Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP): Connect, Integrate, Reflect: Experiential Education at Emory.
  • Provides guidance and support for the QEP Assessment Committee.
  • Leads QEP assessment trainings and workshops for faculty and staff.
  • Develops assessment materials, including guides, surveys, rubrics, and reports.
  • Collects and evaluates university assessment data.
  • Collaborates with OPA staff to manage several institutional effectiveness reporting processes including student learning outcomes assessment, student services outcomes assessment, administrative unit reviews, and ad-hoc assessment initiatives.
  • Prepares compliance reports for university accreditation and federal reporting requirements.
  • May supervise staff.
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A master's degree and two years of higher education work experience assessing student learning outcomes for degree programs, general education, and/or university-level academic initiatives or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.


  • Experience teaching college-level courses
  • Experience managing large, ongoing projects and initiatives
  • Experience working with faculty on assessment, curriculum, and/or general education committees
  • Experience developing assessment instruments and writing assessment reports
  • Experience with SACSCOC accreditation

NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home regularly but must be able to commute to Emory University on a flexible weekly schedule based upon business needs. Schedule is based on agreed upon guidelines of department. This role requires residency in the state of GA. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.



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