• Media Release
  • 03.22.18

AIR Data Policy Advisory Group to Form

  • by AIR

Tallahassee, Fla. — (March 22, 2018) —The Association for Institutional Research (AIR) announced today the formation of a new Data Policy Advisory Group.  

This new and exciting initiative is based on AIR’s continued work toward improved data-informed decision cultures to increase student success in higher education, and builds on a recent collaborative half-day data policy summit that included AIR, the Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP) and the American Council on Education (ACE).

The Data Policy Advisory Group will consist of 25-30 AIR members who work in IR or a related field at an institution or system office. The group will advise AIR and its partners on matters related to state and federal higher education data policy.

Applications were due April 20, 2018 and applicants will be notified by May 11, 2018 regarding their application.  

About AIR

The Association for Institutional Research (AIR) supports higher education professionals in the collection, analysis, interpretation, and communication of data, and the strategic use of information for effective decision making and planning. AIR provides resources, innovative practices, and professional development opportunities for AIR members and the higher education community, including professionals from institutional research, effectiveness, assessment, planning, and related fields. For more information, visit www.airweb.org.


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