Research and Development
Research design and implementation
-- Strategic or planned research
Researchers provide turnkey evidence-based results including research planning/design, data collection, data analysis, and reporting. Studies can be conducted within the agency, among its constituents, or in the community to meet accreditation requirements or guide strategic planning, decision-making, operation, and policy.
-- Program assessment and evaluation
Researchers analyze and evaluate existing programs, such as need assessment, employee selection, personnel training, or program implementation.
Program or grant development
Researchers develop tailored programs/applications or recommend best practices in needed areas. Researchers assist in locating and preparing proposals for grant or external funding to support agency research or operation.