Author Profile

Dave Jarrat | Vice President Marketing, InsideTrack

Current Position and Past Experience
Dave Jarrat is a member of the leadership team at InsideTrack, where he directs marketing, research and industry relations activities. In addition to engaging prospective university partners and building InsideTrack’s brand through thought leadership and research activities, he also manages the InsideTrack advisory board and the company’s relationships with key associations and policy bodies.

Dave has authored numerous papers on issues related to higher education and student success, including, A Strategic Approach to Student Success: Five Ways to Enhance Outcomes and Reduce Costs (Harvard Education Press, 2013), Measuring Post-Traditional Student Success: Institutions Making Progress, but Challenges Remain (UPCEA Center for Research and Consulting, 2013), Measuring the Success of Student Veterans and Active Duty Military Students (NASPA Research and Policy Institute, 2013).

His research and opinions have appeared in popular education outlets including the Chronicle of Higher Education and Inside Higher Ed. He is also a regular speaker at higher education industry events and conferences.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Jarrat holds a B.A. in Environmental Science, Economics and Politics from Claremont McKenna College and a Masters in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.