Office of Policy Analysis & Research

David Blough
Sr. Policy and Planning Analyst
Phone: 608.265.9796
Fax: 608.265.3175
1542 Van Hise Hall
1220 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

David Blough, Policy and Planning Analyst, has worked for the UW System Administration since 2000, when he completed his Ph.D. in Geography from UW-Madison. He particularly enjoys projects that engage faculty, staff, and leaders in developing and interpreting information about institutional performance.

David's areas of technical expertise include multivariate statistical modeling (including multilevel and event-history modeling), geographic information systems, demographic projections, survey analysis, and Census data. David has a particular fondness for experimenting with new graphical representations of data and for writing complex database queries.

Currently, David's primary responsibilities are:

  • More Graduates initiative
  • Credits-to-degree
  • Partnerships data collection
  • Population demographics
  • Projects with ACT, Inc.