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Assessment & Data Visualization Student Specialist-Suzzallo/Allen Library

Posted August 1, 2022. Closes, August 28, 2022


Assessment, Data Visualization,& Planning- Suzzallo/Allen Library

Job Title:

Libraries Assessment & Data Visualization Student Specialist

Date Posted:

August 1, 2022

Closing Date:

August 28, 2022

Start Date: September 28, 2022

Number Available:



$17.57 per hour.


10 per week

Flexible schedule


Provides support for qualitative and quantitative assessment projects across the UW Libraries system (including space assessment and user surveys).

  • Under the direction of the Assessment Librarian, assists in the development and maintenance of systems for the collection, management, analysis, and communication of Libraries data using tools such as Tableau or Excel.
  • Assists in training/workshops on the use of data collection, reporting, and visualization
  • Under the direction of the Assessment Librarian completes or contributes to other projects or Libraries committees and teams as assigned.

    Required Qualifications:

    • Interest in assessment methods and/or data analysis and visualization
    • Excellent communication and collaborative skills
    • Ability to manage multiple projects and set priorities, develop personal goals, and work independently and collaboratively.
    • Commitment to contributing to a team that values diversity, equity and inclusion.

    Desired Qualifications:

    • Enrollment in the MLIS program at the UW Information School.

    Other Details:

    Assessment & Planning Staff collaborate with colleagues throughout the Libraries on projects to support the University's mission. Guided by our values, staff in the department provide leadership and support for qualitative and quantitative assessments designed to understand diverse user needs, guide decision-making, and improve support for teaching, learning, and research at the University of Washington.

    The Position

    The student in this position provides support for core assessment projects and data visualization work. Guided by the student's interests and departmental needs, this position also provides the opportunity to explore professional development opportunities and to lead and facilitate student-led projects.

    Application Process:

    1. Prepare the following supplemental materials. A single PDF or Microsoft Word file is preferred.
      • Resumé
      • Cover letter
    2. Activate UW G Suite for your NetID if you have not already done so.
    3. Log in to the Google forms site with your UW NetID account to fill out an application form and upload your resumé and cover letter.

    Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

    Governor Inslee’s Proclamation 21-14.2 requires employees of higher education and healthcare institutions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. Being fully vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination.

    For additional information or questions regarding student job opportunities, or for assistance with the application process, please contact the Student Employment Coordinator, UW Libraries:

    Erik Dahl