Higher Education Consortia Staff


For general inquiries about the Delaware Cost Study, please contact us at ire-cost@udel.edu


Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness

332 Hullihen Hall

162 The Green

Newark, DE 19716

Phone: (302) 831-2021


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Tom Eleuterio –  Program Manager

Tom Eleuterio (MS Statistics, University of Delaware) is the Program Manager for the Higher Education Consortia in the Office of Institutional Research at the University of Delaware. He provides statistical analysis for the National Study of Instructional Cost and Productivity (also known as The Delaware Cost Study). Other research experience includes analysis of securities escheatment for the State of Delaware and a special innovation project targeting the reduction of hospital readmission among Medicare-Medicaid recipients in West Virginia. Over the past two decades, Eleuterio has taught statistics at the secondary and undergraduate level in both public and private institutions in Delaware and is a certified mathematics instructor by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS).





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Ti Yan – Institutional Research Analyst

Ti Yan joined the Higher Education Consortia (HEC) in February 2016. She communicates with institutional participants in the Delaware Cost Study to facilitate their understanding of the Study data requirements and interpretation. She analyzes different types of data associated with the Study and subsequently collaborates with the Manager and HEC staff to produce a series of outcomes, including national norms, web reports and the maintenance of databases. She received a doctoral degree in Experimental Psychology from the University of South Carolina. Her graduate research focused on English readers’ eye movement patterns during recognizing written words in sentences.





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Pat Kelly – Data Support Specialist

Pat Kelly has been with the University of Delaware for 9 years. Her career at UD started as a misc. wage clerical worker and was hired on a full time basis in 2006 as a Record’s Technician. In 2009 Pat assumed the position of Administrative Assistant for the department. In her current role as Data Support Specialist, she supports all IRE units in their data needs. Pat has worked as the assistant on the National Study of Instructional Cost and Productivity from the beginning of her time at UD. Before returning to the work force in 2005, after staying home to raise her three children, Pat was an Accounting Office Manager and Assistant Accountant for the Turner Construction Company in Philadelphia. Along with the rest of her family, she enjoys volunteering with Special Olympics of Delaware, where her daughter is a Special Olympian.