April 10, 2015

University of Arizona Merges Business Intelligence and Institutional Research

By Jennifer Rees


Dr. Angela Baldasare

Dr. Angela Baldasare serves as the Assistant Provost for Institutional Research, formerly known as the Office of Institutional Research and Planning Support (OIRPS). In 2014, Institutional Research joined with the Enterprise Information & Analytics unit to form University Analytics & Institutional Research (UAIR). UAIR provides institutional research and analytics support for the University in strategic planning, management decision-making, and policy analysis.

Michele Norin

As the Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, Ms. Norin is responsible for providing strategic leadership in the development and use of information technology in support of the University's vision for excellence in research, teaching, outreach, and lifelong learning. She advocates for productive interaction among central and departmental information-technology units, as well as effective integration of technology into University teaching, research, and administration.

Hank Childers

Hank Childers is the Executive Director for University Analytics & Institutional Research (UAIR). This unit was formed in 2014 as a combination of the Business Intelligence function, which was previously known as Enterprise Information & Analytics (EIA), and the Institutional Research function which was previously known as the Office of Institutional Research & Planning Support (OIRPS).