Mr. Ian Olson
Director for Planning, Analysis and Institutional Research
Ian's duties include direct data reporting to executive university management, managing the day-to-day operations of the office, assigning data requests, carrying out analytic studies, organizing data reports and presenting findings to the university community. He'd be nowhere without his excellent staff! Ian has been with PAIR since 1999.
Ms. Chantelle McGinness
Chantelle's focus is on the insititutional research needs of the College of Rural and Community Development and the School of Education. Chantelle is our resident expert on all matters pertaining to UAF CTC, eLearning and Distance Education, and developmental education. Chantelle joined us in November 2015.
Ms. Jennifer Kreinheder
Jennifer is primarily responsible for survey response, and the annual development of the Common Data Set. She is also available for any number of ad hoc reporting needs and statistical analysis. Jennifer joined us in March 2009.
Ms. Luosha Diao
Luosha responds to all general requests for data and information. She is also available for statistical modelling and analysis, and is currently working on methods for enrollment projection and prediction. Luosha joined us in August 2011.
Mr. Gary Hagestead
Gary is developing student and enrollment research and analysis. Gary is also the developer of the office's project database. Gary is available for ad hoc queries. He joined us in October 2011.
Mr. Adam Watson
Adam is the Performance Analyst here at PAIR. His duties include publishing annual program review reports. Adam is also responsible for reporting on university research. He joined us in May 2013.
IR staff members carry out their work with the guidance of the Association for Institutional Research’s Code of Ethics, UAF’s guidelines for research involving human subjects, and Federal FERPA policy.