Victor M. H. Borden
Professor of Higher Education

Higher Ed

  • Accountability
  • Assessment
  • College completion
  • Research programs
  • Research universities

Victor M. H. “Vic” Borden is professor of higher education at Indiana University Bloomington. He is also project director for the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education and a senior advisor to the executive vice president for university academic affairs. Previously, Borden served in senior institutional research positions at four universities. Borden’s general area of scholarship is the assessment of institutional and program performance within higher education institutions. He has published over 100 articles and book chapters; secured over $2 million in research grants and contracts; consulted with over 20 institutions and organizations internationally; served on more than a dozen national and regional research advisory panels; and delivered over 200 workshops, seminars, keynote, peer-reviewed and invited presentations internationally. Borden was a Fulbright scholar and actively contributes to several professional associations, most notably, the Association for Institutional Research, of which he is a past president.