The Associate Director of Institutional Assessment will direct and manage annual assessments
of continuous improvements in approximately 40 academic and student support services units in the divisions of Academic and Student Affairs.
The associate director will work with administrators in these departments as they complete outcomes assessment processes and reporting of
continuous improvement outcomes. The position will guide administrators as they integrate institutional/divisional strategic goals and
co-curricular outcomes into their continuous improvement activities. To support the Office’s goal to involve students in assessment
practices and use assessment to improve equity, the associate director will develop and oversee a student council that will use qualitative
and quantitative research methods to gather information and identify how we can best prepare our students to succeed as students and as
alumni of Western Carolina University. The Associate Director will report directly to the Director of Assessment and will have authority to
act on behalf of the Director in his/her absence.
Master’s degree in a
related field from an institutionally accredited college or university.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To be considered, you must apply online.
Please include a cover letter, resume, and a list of three to four professional
references with complete contact information to complete the application process.
For questions or additional information, please
contact Amy Strickland at email@example.com.
Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (828) 227-7218 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. In order to receive educational credit, degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Unless otherwise noted, degree must be obtained prior to start date.
Western Carolina University uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify.