March 5th, 2020

Introducing TIRSA: A Tool for Institutional Research Self-Assessment

As the only tool available to assess current IR activities and identify areas for improvement, TIRSA has now launched and we are accepting registrations! Read more about TIRSA here.

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February 26th, 2020

DPM Research celebrates 5 years!

Lots has happened over the past five years. Read about our reflections from the past few years and learn more about our newest members of the team.

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October 27th, 2019

CIRPA 2019: The Circus of IR

DPM Partners Victoria E. Díaz, Pierre Mercier, and Celine Pinsent recently attended the 2019 CIRPA conference in Montreal, Quebec. There, they had the opportunity to connect with IR colleagues across Canada and present TIRSA: A Tool for Institutional Research Self-Assessment.


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October 13th, 2019

Institutional Research in Latin America: Book Publication

DPM Research partner, Victoria E. Díaz has recently published Análisis institucional: Un instrumento para la gestión eficaz.

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August 29th, 2019

Assessing department/subject financial viability in a Canadian university: Presentation at Leiden University, Netherlands

DPM partner, Pierre Mercier, recently presented on financial viability and responsible management at the 2019 EAIR conference in Leiden, Netherlands.

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June 25th, 2019

Where in the World is DPM Research?

June saw DPM partners Victoria Díaz and Pierre Mercier, along with TIRSA coordinator Emma Stetson, traveling to London for the QS Edudata Summit. Hosted at the British Museum, the two-day conference was a fantastic chance to learn about current opportunities and challenges in IR data, network and connect with new and experienced data professionals, and introduce DPM’s recent initiative: TIRSA. It was Emma’s first visit and you can read about her reflections here!

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June 24th, 2019

Lessons learned in data use and knowledge management: Presentation at the 2019 QS Edudata Summit in London, England

Two years after their nationwide study of knowledge and information management in Chile, DPM partners Victoria Díaz and Pierre Mercier presentedon how their recommendations were implemented and what lessons can be learned from the innovative 2016 nation-wide study.

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February 28th, 2019

Where in the World is DPM Research?

A great learning opportunity close to home, DPM Research partner Victoria Díaz reflects on the 2019 Canadian Evaluation Society's Annual Learning Event (CES-ALE) in Ottawa.


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February 22nd, 2019

Celebrating 40 Years: EAIR Reflections and Experiences

DPM Partner, Pierre Mercier, is a contributing author to the European Higher Education Society’s (EAIR) 40th anniversary collection with his piece, “Experiences and Reflections: Global Institutional Research.”


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February 19th, 2019

Where in the World is DPM Research?

Our work takes us to many exciting places. This month, follow DPM Partner Celine Pinsent as she travels across Canada.

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November 2nd, 2017

Measuring the competencies of institutional research

DPM Research has published a knowledge management framework for Institutional Research (IR) and created an instrument to measure the competencies of IR offices. 

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October 23rd, 2017

Institutional Research and Information Management: A Return to Chile

One year after completing a nationwide assessment of institutional research offices, DPM Research returned to Chile to deliver a two-day seminar on institutional research and information management. 

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September 4th, 2017

DPM Research presents at the 39th Annual EAIR Forum 2017 in Porto, Portugal

How far have we come? A country-wide evaluation of information management in the Chilean higher education sector.


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July 12th, 2017

DPM Research is invited to teach a seminar in program evaluation at Carleton University

DPM Research was invited as guest lecturer for the graduate class Program Evaluation Planning and Designs (PADM5445) at Carleton University.

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June 23rd, 2017

Nation-wide Assessment of Institutional Research in Chile

DPM Research completes a nation-wide assessment of institutional research in Chile 

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