Job ID: 122395

Director of Assessment

Binghamton University

  • Apr. 22, 2019
  • Open until filled
  • May 13, 2019
  • Director/Manager
  • Administration
    Pharmacy - General

Binghamton University is a world-class institution that unites more than 130 broadly interdisciplinary educational programs with some of the most vibrant research in the nation. Our unique character – shaped by outstanding academics, facilities and community life – promotes extraordinary student success.

Binghamton merges rigorous academics, distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities to engage and challenge its 17,000 students. The high-achieving Binghamton student body also represents a great diversity of life experiences, from first-generation college-goers to international students. Beyond their talent, these classmates share a desire to shape the future through technology, insight, intellectual exploration and community service.

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences invites applications for a Director of Assessment. This position offers an exciting opportunity to be a member of a developing innovative program. The candidate should possess excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills as well as a commitment to education and assessment. The Director of Assessment will work closely with the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Assessment in the School’s assessment efforts, improving curricular and program development and forging a culture of assessment and continuous quality improvement within the school. Specific responsibilities in this role will include guiding routine assessment activities, working with the School’s Assessment and Evaluation Committee, developing validated assessment measures, as well as managing processes for collection, interpretation and use of student learning outcomes data.

Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree
Applicants’ degrees may be in any area, however; preference will be given to health sciences, social/behavioral science, education or a related field as well as those who have statistical and analytical skills
Applicants must have excellent oral and written communication skills as well as organizational skills
Ability to develop and maintain effective and constructive collaborative relationships with faculty and administration in School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and throughout Binghamton University
Ability to handle multiple priorities and work independently and as an effective team member

Doctoral or Master’s degree
Experience in assessment and program evaluation in higher education is highly desirable
Experience designing, administering, and analyzing assessment instruments (e.g., rubrics, test blueprints, and surveys)
Experience with data management (data gathering or storage) or assessment software is a plus
Knowledge of assessment processes, student learning outcomes, quantitative and qualitative research design and measurements used in assessment with the ability to analyze large and complex data sets and generate aggregate and individual level reports is a plus

  • Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
    The State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Binghamton University to provide for and promote equal opportunity employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, disability, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military service member status, marital status, domestic violence victim status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or arrest and/or criminal conviction record unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification or other exception.

    As required by Title IX and its implementing regulations Binghamton University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the educational programs and activities which it operates. This requirement extends to employment and admission. Inquiries about sex discrimination may be directed to the University Title IX Coordinator or directly to the Office of Civil Rights (OCR). Contact information for the Title IX Coordinator and OCR, as well as the University’s complete Non-Discrimination Notice may be found here.

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Contact Information

  • Aaron Beedle
    Academic Affairs and Assessment
    Binghamton University
    96 Corliss Ave
    Johnson City, NY 13790

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