Director of enrollment research and evaluation
About the position
Virginia Commonwealth University invites applications and nominations for an experienced and innovative director of enrollment research and evaluation to propel the division of strategic enrollment management and student success’ ability to achieve and exceed its enrollment, retention, and student success goals. This integral position will lead the development and implementation of data-driven strategies that directly impact the enrollment, retention, and success of VCU’s diverse student population.
If you are a data-oriented, innovative individual who excels in team leadership and development; university-wide collaboration; and process management and improvement supported by data and technology, then this position may be right for you! VCU offers competitive salary, great retirement and benefit plans, a superior work environment, diverse student and staff populations, and expanded career growth opportunities sure to facilitate your goals.
How to apply
Candidates should complete the basic personal and demographic application through the VCU job site at: https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/103569. Preference will be given to applications received by March 14, 2021.
Inquiries, nominations and application materials should be directed to:
Carol Ann Lawson, email@example.com
With a total student population of more than 31,000, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is a public research university located in the capital city of Richmond, VA. The VCU Health System is an urban teaching hospital and is home to VCU Medical Center, the #1 ranked medical center in the Richmond metropolitan area with the only Level I trauma center in central Virginia. Together they make VCU the largest employer in the city of Richmond (22,888 including VCU and VCU Health employees).
Founded in 1838 and currently belonging to the elite group of R1 – Doctoral Universities with Highest Research Activity by Carnegie Classification, VCU enrolls students from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 108 countries. Students choose from 59 undergraduate, 69 master’s, 42 doctoral programs, three first-professional programs and 44 certificate programs offered by 11 schools and three colleges. With two main campuses on 173 acres in the historic downtown area, as well as satellite campuses located across the state and internationally, VCU boasts a diverse campus community, including approximately 43 percent of the student body identifying as minority, as well as an 18:1 student-faculty ratio, and more than 500 student clubs and organizations.
One of the largest academic health centers in the nation with a 52-acre footprint one block from Capitol Square, VCU Health System also maintains over 2.5 million square feet of facilities in satellite locations surrounding the city, including research space at the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park. In addition to VCU Medical Center, the $3.2 billion health system includes Community Memorial Hospital, the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, the Virginia Premier Health Plan (a 220,000-member non-profit Managed Care Organization), and the MCV Physicians (a faculty practice plan with more than 700 members and 770 residents and fellows).
- Mike Flanigan, director, academic technologies & operations, strategic enrollment management and student succes
- Monal Patel, associate vice provost, institutional research and decision support
- Maggie Tolan, senior associate vice provost, student success
- Sybil Halloran, senior associate vice provost, strategic enrollment management and student success