Research Assistant, Institutional Research (Part-time Grant Funded Position)

Bergen Community College is seeking a part-time Research Assistant to support Grants Administration and the Office of Institutional Research.  This grant-funded position serves as a resource in the development and implementation of a systematic institutional research program to provide critical information to campus decision makers and outside agencies. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to providing assistance to faculty and staff in the development and implementation of the technical aspects of research projects and activities related to grants development and evaluation; assisting in the design of appropriate research instruments, surveys, questionnaires, schedules, etc. for the collection of data; extracting and organizing data, statistical and narrative, from appropriate sources; analyzing data using PC-based software to provide appropriate statistical information for research projects; drafting written reports for dissemination or in response to data requests; assisting in the preparation and presentation of formal research reports; assisting in the summarization and presentation of data to be incorporated into text, tabular or graphical form; implementing internal mailing schedules and procedures for surveys and questionnaires and tabulates and reports on responses and performing additional duties as assigned.


Required:  Bachelor’s Degree in related field required.  Experience in research design, data analysis and report preparation required.  Must possess working knowledge of statistics and research methodology; demonstrated skills in research design and data analysis.  Demonstrated proficiency in the full use of the Microsoft Office suite and in database and statistical software (i.e., SPSS).  Must possess demonstrated ability to write queries similar to SQL and high tolerance for details; and demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and projects simultaneously. Exhibits strong skills in communication, customer and student focus, building relationships, organizing, planning and ability to work with a diverse population.


All interested candidates should send a letter of intent (include the job code G-PT-RESEARCH), resume and three professional references with current contact information by October 9, 2020. Send materials with the appropriate job code in the subject line by email to [email protected].

Bergen Community College
Department of Human Resources
400 Paramus Road, Room A-316
Paramus, New Jersey 07652


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