Office of Policy Analysis & Research
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
- Partnerships data collection
- Population demographics
- Projects with ACT, Inc.