Employment Opportunities


Center for Postsecondary Research (CPR)

Position: Office Assistant Work Study or Non-Work Study

Responsibilities: The Center for Postsecondary Research is a leading nationally-recognized research unit studying quality in postsecondary education, college student learning and development and effective educational practice. The Center is currently seeking a responsible student to serve as assistant for the office to provide clerical and customer service support to several research projects.

Duties include: General day-to-day office duties such as answering phones, and fulfilling order requests from schools for materials and updating entries in institutional databases. Maintaining good customer relations with clients including university and college Presidents through professional contact via phone, email and in person. Seeking out appropriate information to accurately respond to client requests in a timely and professional manner. Support several large projects at the same time throughout the year.

Qualifications: Strong customer service skills, previous office experience preferred, working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs. Ability to create large letter and email merges. Efficient organizational skills. Ability to prioritize multiple projects to meet scheduled deadlines in an environment with many interruptions. Top pay for the right person who is responsible and reliable, possesses a positive and willing attitude and the ability to work under limited supervision.

Hours: Must be able to work 15-18 hours per week between 8:00am and 5:00pm Monday through Friday. Prefer at least 1 year commitment and summer availability.

Wage: $9.00 per hour

To Apply: Please send an email letter of interest and attached resume to mailto:cprjobs@indiana.edu with the subject of "Student Office Assistant Position". Deadline to apply is Friday May 20th.


National Survey of Student Engagmenet (NSSE)

Graduate Assistant

Resumes for the 2017-2018 academic year are now being accepted.


The Center for Postsecondary Research (CPR) in the Indiana University School of Education is accepting applications from qualified graduate students (doctoral students preferred) to work as a graduate assistant with various projects at the Center including the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), the Beginning College Survey of Student Engagement (BCSSE), the Faculty Survey of Student Engagement (FSSE), the College Student Experiences Questionnaire (CSEQ), the National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA), and outreach and research projects within the NSSE Institute. The Center is a leading nationally-recognized research unit studying quality in postsecondary education, college student learning and development, and effective educational practice. The Center houses two of the largest databases on undergraduate college students in the United States, and also has major initiatives for service and outreach to higher education institutions. The Center provides a range of learning experiences for doctoral students in the higher education program.