The Student Success Through Applied Research (SSTAR) Lab, a research-practice partnership within the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Division of Enrollment Management (DEM), provides technical assistance and evaluation services to support various student success initiatives. This is a two-year, grant-funded position. This position may be converted to an on-going, renewable position if continued funding is available.
The position will work on a team to carry out two research projects:
one evaluation of a scholarship program; and
one study of public financing strategies to support student success.
The person in this position should have expertise in higher education finance and policy, as well as data science skills related to data management and analysis. This position will work closely with financial aid and admissions professionals, external partners, and campus stakeholders in a collaborative and dynamic environment.