Enhancing the Student Experience
Discover emerging research on student development. Track 1 focuses on the student
experience outside the classroom and in learning through community engagement.
Assessing Student Learning and Program
Learn new practices in assessing student learning. Track 2 sessions include best
practices in measuring and evaluating student learning with quantitative and qualitative
means. Institutional effectiveness topics are central to this track.
Developing Academic Programs, Curricula and Faculty Issues
Enhance your research on faculty and academic programs. Track 3 includes exploration
of faculty roles, workloads, and research practices.
Informing Institutional Management and Planning
Develop a plan for success. Track 4 encompasses research and practice related to
campus-level evaluation and management for decision-making support, strategic planning,
and organizational change.
Building Higher Education Collaborations, Policy Issues and Accountability
Engage in dialogue about issues that reach beyond the campus. Track 5 focuses on
state and system-level issues, evolving public policy, data exchanges and consortia,
and workforce and economic development initiatives integral to the higher education
Practicing Institutional Research: Theory, Techniques, Technologies, Tools and Ethics
Explore solutions to meet the challenges you face every day. Track 6 focuses on
topics related to the practice of institutional research, including organizational,
ethical, methodological, and technological aspects of the profession.