I Have a New Job in Institutional Research…

This two-part webinar series provides participants with an understanding of what institutional research is, what it is not, and how it has evolved. Part one examines the diversity of IR responsibilities, reporting structures, the ethical use of data and technical skills often found within institutional research offices. Part two provides participants with an understanding of project management for a variety of data-related projects and audiences. Throughout the webinar, current issues in higher education are presented and discussed within the framework of the IR function. Join the discussion to make connections and gather resources as you begin a new chapter in your career.

As a result of this webinar, participants will: 

  • Understand the diverse responsibilities found within the IR function.
  • Understand project management within the IR function.
  • Examine current issues in higher education within the framework of IR.
  • Learn about resources and networking opportunities.

Registration Information


  • One registration may be used in a conference room setting to share with a group of colleagues.
  • Registration closes 60 minutes prior to the webinar.
  • Registered participants will have access to the webinar recording for 30 days following the live event.

Length/Time Commitment

2 hours

Date(s): February 23 and 25

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET

Format: Live Online

Topic: Data Management, Institutional Effectiveness

Experience Level: Beginner

Member/Non-Member Price: $99 Member/$129 Nonmember

Presenter(s): Eric Atchison, Arkansas State University System