Data Analytics and Informatics

SHSU-COM understands the value of data in the implementation, monitoring, and improvement of its programs and the personnel who support them. The COM utilizes innovative solutions to actively collect, manage, analyze, and visualize its data. 

As the COM’s Data Scientist, Shawn Staudaher, PhD specializes in the analysis of program- and curriculum-based data. Dr. Staudaher’s ongoing projects include the analysis of admissions data, the visualization of regional-based clinical preceptor data, and the integration of data sources into a relational database for research and improvement opportunities. He is an experienced programmer with broad interests in the sciences, mathematics, and statistical methodology. If you would like to contact Dr. Staudaher, please e-mail him at