About the Office


The mission of the Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Assessment, and Planning (IE) is to support the University in providing outstanding and affordable education to all its students by encouraging a continuous improvement ethos and supporting the alignment of data, planning, assessment, resources, policies, and practices.

The Office accomplishes its mission by:

  • Providing actionable information to facilitate evidence-based strategic decision-making.
  • Supporting assessment to improve student and institutional outcomes.
  • Collaborating with stakeholders to understand and document institutional performance and to surface opportunities for improvement.
  • Championing data access, accuracy, quality, and utility. 
  • Fulfilling essential institution-wide reporting requirements.


Sue Gerber, PhD
Assistant Vice President

Darrell Glenn, PhD
Associate Director

Seamus Dolan
Data Analyst

Nancy Wilkowski
Data Analyst

Drew Brennan
Graduate Assistant