HEIR Network

Higher Education Institutional Research Network


Breaking the Mould: Creating an evidence based enhancement culture, September 2017: Robert Gordon University 13-14 September 2017

HEIR Programme

Keynote Presentations

KEYNOTE Sollis HIER Conference Presentation

KEYNOTE Sclater, Learning Analytics – The Evidence and the Potential

KEYNOTE Salmon, 4 places to be for 2023

Keynote Recordings

Gilly Salmon Presentation

Niall Sclater Presentation

Mark Sollis Presentation 


1B Scott, How can we become more effieient and effective in IR

1C Webster, Assessing the impact of admitting students with lower entry tariffs on 1st year outcomes

1D – sparqs, Student Partnership in Enhancement

2B Thomas, Researching gender in the institution

2C Evans, Kirk, The Matrix of metrics

3B McKenna, New project management framework for institutional research

3C De Keyser, From data to dashboard to deciding on quality

3D Broughan, DRIVER Data Responsive Initiatives as a vehicle for achieving Equity in Results

4A Krutkowski, A stregths based approach to information literacy

4C Bisel, Identifying and addressing the challenges of widening participation in medical education

5A Comerford-Boyes, PedR Excellence in Understanding Learner and Learning

5B Nestor, Maynooth Metrics

5C Wilson, Widening Access in the North East of Scotland

5D Milsom, Picturing the Postgraduate Experience and Preparing for TEF 4

6B Woodfield, IR and research ethics – Are we behaving ethically

6C Nicol, Harrison, Transforming data into impact

8A McCauslin, Pedagogies for work-based learning in Scotland

8B Ling, Is low motivation a factor in the BME attainment gap

8C Edwards, UCEM Using learning analytics to enhance the student experience

8D Gearing, Act or React – Universities in Schools

9A May, Evaluation of teaching support towards retention and success

9B Robertson, Evidence-based enhancement of the Abertay Student Experience

9C Gillespie, Fincham, Developing multimodal approached to actionable insight in a widening participation strategy

9D Bohms, Improving Outcomes for TEF Metrics

10A Hancock, Peschken, Rethinking Peer Assessment

10B Johnston, McKenna, Online Brain Storming as a Tool for University Planning

10C Anderson, Pettigrew, Enhancement V Metrics

HEIR Programme

Conference Evaluation 2017 (by EvaSys)