Office of Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research provides current and reliable information to support strategic and operational planning, policy formulation, decision-making assessment, and the measurement of the effectiveness of programmatic activities.

Responsibilities include:

  • Compliance: Meeting the requirements for Federal government (IPEDS), Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education and college mandated reporting activities.
  • Strategic Planning: Working with the campus community to develop relevant, quantifiable benchmarks and metrics for the purpose of strategic planning. Providing data to support plan and assess goals.
  • Assessment: Supporting faculty and staff in assessment of student outcomes. Improving efficiency and effectiveness for both internal and external assessment efforts, through the use of data. 
  • Dissemination of information: Emphasizing data-based research to inform policy, planning and decision making. Supporting student success, enrollment and retention efforts, by providing relevant, readily accessible data to both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Data governance: Helping to develop practices and policies that support the effective, ethical use and stewardship of available data.

 

Contact Information
Lisa M Rodrigues-Doolabh
203-596-2104 (p)
203-575-8051 (f)
Room: K709
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708

Lisa Rodrigues-Doolabh, Ph.D.
Interim Director
203-596-2104
LRodrigues-Doolabh@nv.edu

Alan Sturtz, Ed.D.
Educational Assistant
203-575-8097
ASturtz@nv.edu

Mission Statement

The Office of Institutional Research supports the goals, priorities, and values of Naugatuck Valley Community College, assisting our campus community to use data for decision-making, strategic planning, program development, and assessment.