Director of Institutional Research


The Oregon Institute of Technology is seeking a Director of Institutional Research.  Under general direction of the Provost, the Director of Institutional Research (IR) provides leadership and management to the Provost’s office. This is a full-time, twelve-month position with benefits. Starting annual salary range for this position is $55,000 - $75,000 depending on education, experience and qualifications.

This position is responsible for managing the collection, analysis, and accuracy of information for institutional data requests including those from internal (faculty, staff, administrators) and external (Oregon University System, institutional surveys, IPEDS, etc.) constituents; for providing analysis and support for enrollment management, strategic planning, enrollment reporting and forecasting, institutional assessment, surveys of students, performance measurement and revenue modeling activities; and for other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, policy analysis, planning or a related field from an accredited college or university with an emphasis on applied quantitative methods and statistics and proficiency in software applications to perform analyses on institutional data extracts (Excel, Access, SPSS or SAS required) along with three or more years of progressive responsibility and experience in higher education (preferably IR).

The incumbent most possess a substantial knowledge of higher education enrollment and planning issues as well as expertise in analytical report writing and be able to clearly and concisely display complex information. The incumbent must have exceptional written and oral communication skills, the ability to effectively communicate complex concepts to a variety of audiences, and the ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines.

Applicants are expected to demonstrate a commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

To Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.  To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, names, email addresses and phone numbers of three professional references by email to, job #14-33019. Application material may also be mailed to the Oregon Tech Office of Human Resources, 3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601, or faxed to (541) 851-5200.

For a complete position description, visit For further information, contact Hap Wells, Search Committee Chair at 541-885-1509 or

  • Offer of employment will be contingent upon ability to successfully complete a criminal history/background check.
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, foreign nationals granted temporary residence under one of the 1986 legalization programs, refugees, and asylees.

OIT is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/ADA employer

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