Social Research Lab
The Social Research Laboratory (SRL) was part of the College of Social Sciences at California State University Fresno since 1980 and, with the formal retirement of its founding director, Dr. Ed Nelson, closed at the end of the spring 2013 semester. The SRL assisted students, faculty, governmental agencies, and other organizations in applying research skills and the computer in their research and classes. The SRL provided assistance in a number of areas including sampling design, questionnaire construction, interviewer training, data collection, coding, data entry, statistical analysis, and computer applications.
Services We Offered
We helped design instruments to study various topics of interest:
We helped gather study data using:
We analyzed the data collected:
Written Reports of Results
The SRL Director was always willing to meet with prospective clients to discuss their research needs and to provide cost estimates.