We have been very pleased with our relationship with SRD. Their communication, responsiveness, expertise, flexibility, and collegiality have been vital to the success of the project thus far.
-Chris Ringwalt, DrPH, Principal Investigator
Pacific Institute for Research & Evaluation
Whether you are looking for telephone, face-to-face, web or mail surveys, the Survey Research Division has the expertise and experience you want for your next research project. We offer a full range of survey services, including survey design, implementation, data management, and analysis.
Our strengths include experienced, knowledgeable staff, high response rates, and excellent data quality. Our core areas of specialization include:
The Survey Research Division is part of the Social Development Research Group (SDRG) in the School of Social Work at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington.
- Conducting surveys on sensitive behaviors such as substance abuse and sexual behavior.
- Interviewing children and adolescents, including school-based surveys.
- Conducting high quality longitudinal studies with excellent retention rates.
- Developing and applying scientifically rigorous approaches.
- Consistently achieving high response rates across multiple survey modes.
The SRD is equipped with an Integrated Data Collection System (IDCS) that supports telephone, web, mail, and field interviews and an optical scanning facility. The computerized IDCS offers researchers a variety of survey modes that can be used alone or in combination to collect high quality survey data while minimizing survey costs.
We provide high quality survey services to health and social science researchers at the University of Washington and other institutions. We have resident expertise in organizing and fielding a variety of survey modes. Our experience and reputation will add scientific value to your study or grant application. Contact us today about your research study.