Consulting

Consulting Staff

Thu-Mai Christian

Thu-Mai Christian can provide assistance with data management and questions regarding our data archive. To schedule a meeting with Thu-Mai, please e-mail her at thumai@email.unc.edu

Teresa Edwards

Teresa Edwards can provide assistance with survey/questionnaire design, that is, design issues before data collection. If the data are already collected and researchers need help with analysis, they should consult the graduate student consultant on duty, who, if needed, can refer them to Cathy Zimmer or Chris Wiesen. To schedule a meeting with Teresa, please e-mail her at Teresa_Edwards@unc.edu

Chris Wiesen

Chris Wiesen can provide assistance with quantitative research design, analysis, and software (especially SAS). This includes power calculations for surveys. To schedule a meeting with Chris, please e-mail him at Chris_Wiesen@unc.edu.

Paul Mihas

Paul Mihas can consult on the following topics: qualitative research design, mixed methods research design, developing an interview (or focus group) guide, qualitative data collection, qualitative traditions (grounded theory, case study, narrative analysis, etc.), qualitative, software (Dedoose, ATLAS.ti, MAXQDA, QDA Miner, NVivo), qualitative analysis, and intercoder reliability. To schedule a meeting with Paul, please e-mail him at Paul_Mihas@unc.edu.