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Title: Senior Analyst, Ithaka S+R
Description: This opening is within the Library and Scholarly Communications program. Team members in our Library and Scholarly Communication program conduct and publish major research projects and consult with academic libraries, scholarly publishers, learned societies, and museums. We help these organizations better support scholarship, instruction, and student success by empowering them to gather and to effectively utilize evidence that supports good strategic decision-making about direction and service offerings. We also do independent research and publishing in two areas: strategy and leadership for the academic library and other academic support services (including organizational structure, talent management and employee diversity, budgeting, and cross-institutional collaborations); and scholarly publishing and content provision and access (including collections, preservation, and discovery). Our team has methodological expertise in survey research, ethnography and other qualitative methods, and administrative data-gathering.

You will work with a variety of colleagues, leaders, and researchers, managing their inputs and helping deliver projects on time and under budget. Our growing team offers unique opportunities for your research skills and project management talent to play a vital role in helping the academic and cultural communities serve the public good and navigate economic, technological, and demographic change
Requirements: Master’s degree in a qualitative social science field, with an excellent academic record.
Two years of relevant full-time research experience.
Experience with qualitative analysis and software (e.g., NVivo or ATLAS.ti).
Experience managing complex projects and communicating with both internal and external stakeholders.
Experience conducting interviews as part of research, assessment, or journalism.
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments concurrently, perform well under pressure, and meet deadlines, while ensuring acute attention to detail and accuracy.
Demonstrated leadership ability.
Superior research, writing, proofreading, and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated ability to translate complex concepts and research data into compelling, accessible, and well-written reports and engaging presentations.
Ability to work in our open, collaborative, and team-oriented culture.
Teaching experience (preferred, but not required).
Experience supporting an IRB submission process and/or coordinating other types of institutional research approvals (preferred, but not required).
Company: ITHAKA
Location: New York, NY
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Date Posted: 5/16/2018

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