The University of Texas at Austin is one of the largest public universities in the United States. Founded in 1883, the university has grown from a single building, eight teachers, two departments and 221 students to a 350-acre main campus with 21,000 faculty and staff, 16 colleges and schools and more than 50,000 students.
Expected to Continue Until May 25, 2025
To provide data collection, analysis and support for College of Liberal Arts generally, and particularly for Language and Area Studies Center grant development and reporting.
This is a temporary position with a duration of approximately two years from date of hire, renewable based upon availability of funding and business need.
Data Collection and Analysis
Data Collection Strategy
Language and Area Studies Data Support
Other related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in quantitative social science or related field or experience. Proficiency in the MS Office Suite (Particularly MS Excel). Experience and proficiency with other statistical or data processing software (such as STATA, SPSS, etc.). Excellent verbal and written communication skills to clearly convey information in person, and over the phone. Exhibit patience, attentiveness, knowledge, flexibility, trustworthiness, positivity, tenacity, guidance, and willingness to collaborate. Appreciation of confidentiality requirements surrounding use sensitive data.
Relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
Master’s degree in quantitative social science or related field. Demonstrated experience and success in retrieving, organizing and using data in a university setting. Experience working at UT Austin with thorough knowledge of university data systems. Ability and willingness to learn new systems and data sources as needed. Ability to work with UT Mainframe (DEFINE) and other financial accounting systems, including Workday. Experience working with FileMaker Pro, Cognos, and Budget Update Document (BUD). Experience transferring data from UT Systems to desktop applications and data visualization applications
$60,000 + depending on qualifications