Institutional Effectiveness and Student Success


We play a unique role in the San Jose-Evergreen Community College District. IESS performs extensive research and provides critical data upon which decisions are made that support teaching, learning and student success.

                                            Our Mission

We are the lens of clarity for the San José ▪ Evergreen Community College District to make informed decisions to improve institutional effectiveness and student success. 


Ann Marie (Amber) Machamer

 Executive Director, Institutional Effectiveness and Educational Services

Ruth Villaseñor - Educational Services Coordinator​​

Wilmer A. Tejada - Research Analyst, II

Madhavi Gupta - Research Assistant

District data & Research

Fast ​Facts and Research Reports

2021 Spring Fast Facts2020 Fall Fast Facts2020 Spring Fast​ Facts2019 Spring Fast Facts2019 Fall Fast Facts2018 Fall Fast Facts
Community College Survey of Student Engagement - CCSSE

Evergreen Valley College CCSSE Report 2018San Jose City Colle​ge CCSSE Report 2018 

2018 Civility Survey Report
2016 Civility Survey Report​​
2014 Civility Survey Report 


California Community College Chancellor's OfficeData MartStudent Success Scorecard Documentation​
Student Right-To-Know - Evergreen Valley College
Student Right-to-Know - San Jose City College​

Research Associations 

Research & Planning GroupCalifornia Association for Institutional Research Association for Institutional Research

Campus Resources

Evergreen Valley College


Research Dean

Hazel De Ausen 
Research Analyst

San Jose City College

Joyce Lui
Research Dean

Shusaku Horibe

Research Analyst

Research Requests

Internal Requests: 

Research Request Guidelines

Research Request Form (DO)

Research Request Form (SJCC) 

Research Request Form (EVC)

External Requests:

External Request Form

SJECCD Supporting Page