Welcome to the Center for Survey Research

The Center for Survey Research is a research unit of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research providing state-of-the-art qualitative and quantitative research services. We partner with academic clients from diverse substantive areas spanning business, education, the social sciences, and the health sciences as well as collaborators in nonprofit organizations, for-profit firms, and the government.

world of statsaapor TI charter MemberThe CSR provides a full range of one-stop and a la carte services for qualitative and quantitative research from interview guide development and user testing to data collection and analysis. Click here to view a listing of services.

CSR methodologists also train and provide consultation to faculty, staff, and students on research methods and conduct original methodological research in areas including but not limited to measurement error, data collection methods for gathering health data, nonresponse, research technologies and usability, and interviewer effects.



Fracking Research With SPEA Yields New Release

IU researchers have determined that oil and gas development involving the controversial process known as 'fracking' is greeted with more local support when the fees paid by developers go to municipal governments rather than into county or state general funds. Read the full article here.

Stacey Giroux Promoted to Assistant Research Scientist

Stacey Giroux The CSR is pleased to announce that Senior Study Director Stacey Giroux has been promoted to a faculty appointment as Assistant Research Scientist. Her work in designing, analyzing, presenting, and publishing high-quality research has long been a valued asset to the Center and its collaborators. As she assumes appointments within Tom Evans' food security research team (Geography) and the Ostrom Workshop, Stacey will no doubt become an asset to new partners on campus, serving as a collaborative bridge between them, the CSR, and other OVPR centers.

Free consulting hours!

CSR holds open consulting hours twice a week at two different IUB campus locations during the fall and spring semesters. If you need assistance over the summer, please feel free to contact us to schedule an appointment.