Sam Shi is the Director for Office of Strategic Analysis & Reporting at University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas). He joined UNT Dallas in September 2015 as the assistant director for Office of Institutional Research and Planning. Before his career at UNT Dallas, Sam had worked as Systems Analyst, Institutional Research associate, and Senior Institutional Research Associate at The University of Texas-Pan American, now called UTRGV, for 10 years. Sam graduated from Villanova University with a Master of Science Degree in Computer Science. He was also in the PhD program, Management Information Systems at Temple University in Philadelphia. He has finished all required credit courses successfully (30 SCH) in his PhD study.