Contact Us

  • Dr. Mary Lou D'Allegro
    Associate Vice President for Academic
    Affairs - Institutional Effectiveness
  • Dr. Lee Allard
    Director of Institutional Research
  • Dr. Mildred Savidge
    Assistant Director of Institutional Effectiveness
  • MaryEllen Quinn '78
    Senior Research Analyst
  • Hines Hall 116
    Fax: (518) 782-6917


Institutional Effectiveness

The mission of Institutional Effectiveness is to provide guidance regarding evidence-based decision making and continuous improvement to the administration, trustees, faculty, and other internal and external constituencies of Siena College.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Accreditation - Maintaining an ongoing relationship with Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and facilitating the process of reaffirmation of accreditation.
  • Assessment - Providing leadership and administrative support for Siena’s outcomes assessment processes.

  • Institutional Research - Collecting, organizing, maintaining, and analyzing institutional and other data to support College decision making and management.

  • Institutional Review Board (IRB)  - Facilitate the review of research conducted by members of the campus community to assure protections of human subjects and adherence to federal regulations.

  • Strategic Planning - Coordinating the process to help Siena achieve its mission and goals.

What is OIE?