Office of Policy Analysis & Research

Sue Ellen Buth
Phone: 608.262.1751
Fax: 608.265.3175
1538 Van Hise Hall
1220 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Sue Buth, Policy and Planning Analyst, has been with the University of Wisconsin System Administration Office of Policy Analysis and Research since 1996. Prior to joining the UW System office, Sue spent five years at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in the office of Budgets and Institutional Research and at the Social Science Research Facility. Sue has a breadth and depth of knowledge in the technical, analytical, and policy aspects of higher education at both the institution and system level.

Sue's professional interests and responsibilities include educational outcomes and cost related issues. Sue serves as the IPEDS State Coordinator for the University of Wisconsin System institutions (the UW System office generates all survey data for the UW institutions). She was a member of the IPEDS Redesign and has served on many National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) Technical Review Panels. Sue has also served on the Association for Institutional Research (AIR) Strategic Planning Committee and Higher Education Data Policy Committee (HEDPC). Sue's academic background includes bachelor's and master's degrees in Economics/Econometrics from UW-Milwaukee.