Data Bite

  • DataBite-April-2019
    • Data Bite
    • 04.17.19

    Data Bite April 2019

    • by eAIR
    The U.S. institutional research office does not follow a common organizational structure. Each IR office evolved to serve the unique needs of their institution. However, there are a few information studies that a lot of ...
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  • DataBiteMarch2019
    • Data Bite
    • 03.20.19

    Data Bite March 2019

    • by eAIR
    When you walk around AIR’s annual conference, the Forum, or a regional or state affiliated organization’s conference, you will hear attendees talking about the wide variety of work their office does – b...
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  • DataBite-Feb-2019
    • Data Bite
    • 02.20.19

    Data Bite February 2019

    • by eAIR
    The Statement of Aspirational Practice for Institutional Research advances the need for executive level leadership of the data and analytics function at post-secondary institutions. The role is “broader than a trad...
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    • Data Bite
    • 12.20.18

    Data Bite December 2018

    • by eAIR
    The 2018 National Survey of IR Offices provides a tool for internal reporting and comparison to peer institutions. To date, 863 have participated.   RESPONSES     REPORTING Participants who complete...
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    • Data Bite
    • 08.16.18

    Data Bite August 2018

    • by eAIR
    AIR conducted the National Survey of IR Offices in fall 2015. One of the questions on the survey asked Directors of the IR Office how their office size has changed compared to three years prior. We found that approximate...
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    • Data Bite
    • 07.19.18

    Data Bite July 2018

    • by eAIR
    In this month's Data Bite, we explore the upcoming NSIRO survey. On June 21, 2018, over 350 people attended the AIR webinar, Using the National Survey of IR Offices Data to Inform Decision Making, with instructor Darlena...
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    • Data Bite
    • 06.21.18

    Data Bite June 2018

    • by eAIR
    In this month’s Data Bite, we explore the clients of the IR Office. We categorized the number of clients served by the IR Office and found that 17% of IR Offices serve a limited number of institutional offices/unit...
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  • DataBite-May-2018
    • Data Bite
    • 05.17.18

    Data Bite May 2018

    • by eAIR
    Gaining access to data can be challenging for some IR Offices; especially Human Resources (HR) salary data. During the 2015 National Survey of IR Offices, we learned that, on average, 42% of IR Offices had unrestricted a...
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  • DataBiteApril-2018
    • Data Bite
    • 04.19.18

    Data Bite April 2018

    • by eAIR
    Last month, we looked at the average number of hours spent by directors and found that data collection and management occupied the largest segment of time, followed closely by analyzing those data and disseminating resul...
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  • DataBite-March2018
    • Data Bite
    • 03.15.18

    Data Bite March 2018

    • by eAIR
    How do you spend your days in the IR Office? We asked participants of the National Survey of IR Offices to report how the Director of the IR Office and other IR professional staff (e.g., analysts, technical staff, etc.) ...
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  • DataBite-Feb-18
    • Data Bite
    • 02.15.18

    Data Bite February 2018

    • by eAIR
    In the National Survey of IR Offices Report (free PDF report), we grouped institutions by their task “personality” and identified three patterns: Broad (IR Offices who are engaged in nearly every data in...
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    • Data Bite
    • 12.21.17

    Data Bite December 2017

    • by eAIR
    IR and IT have a close working relationships at most institutions. But, exactly, what does that relationship look like? Results from the National Survey of IR Offices shows that between 68% and 76% of IR Offices (dependi...
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