Position title
Institutional Research Associate

Summary of Position

Red Rocks Community College exemplifies extraordinary. We are dedicated to our Vision and Mission, which promote student achievement, staff empowerment, and community engagement. We live our values: Integrity, Collaboration, Learning, Inclusiveness, and Communication. We encourage applications from individuals whose background and interests align with our commitment to inclusiveness and welcome you to visit the RRCC Inclusion & Diversity webpage for additional information.

With an unrivaled reputation grounded in our Values, we stand out as a cutting-edge model in higher education. We are one of the first community colleges in the country to offer both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs. Our continued pursuit of excellence is instilled in our employees and has inspired a dynamic and passionate culture.

Job Summary: Provide database and data support for the Director of Institutional Research.  Support activities include developing and maintaining reports and dashboards in Cognos software supporting reporting for end users throughout the college on all campuses.  The position includes an emphasis on building reports, applications, and other solutions that support the Academic Affairs division.  Prepare written and oral summarization of data and findings for constituents. Project examples include preparation for VE-135 data collection and surveys and reporting of student outcomes.   The position should be able to work both collaboratively and independently, be able to handle multiple tasks while working under tight deadlines and maintain the requirements and integrity standards of the Office of Institutional Research.

All applications will be reviewed in the order that they are received on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to submit a complete application packet early for full consideration.



Description of Position


Discuss, design, produce, validate, and review reports and dashboards in the ODS custom student packages (Cognos) to support institutional operations and management.

Collaborate with Academic Affairs staff to develop reports, processes, and solutions to support aspects such as VE-135 data collection, course scheduling, program review, and assessment.

Apply oral and written communication skills in explaining data analysis to those with varying levels of knowledge.

Work with report and application end users to determine data and/or dashboard requirements.

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Job Location
13300 West Sixth Avenue, Lakewood, 80228
Job Type
Employment Type
$ $51,251.00-$$56,376.00
Date posted
March 15, 2023
Valid through
April 24, 2023
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Position: Institutional Research Associate

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