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Research Consulting Services Available
to UNC Principal Investigators and Project Directors

The following resources are available to assist UNC faculty and students with research design and development.

The Research Consulting Lab (RCL) provides free consultation and advice to quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods researchers in areas such as instrument design; data collection; data storage and management methods; and statistical analyses and evaluation. Contact the RCL in McKee 537, call 351-1495, or email

The Social Research Lab (SRL) can assist in all stages of research including quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis. The SRL has extensive experience working on projects of all sizes to deliver data and analysis in a timely and affordable manner. Call Josh Packard at 351-3385 or email Josh at

The Education Innovation Institute (EII) can help researchers develop rigorous methodological designs that isolate the causal impact of a policy or intervention to meet the Institute of Education Sciences standards broadly adopted by other federal and private funders. Call Kristin Klopfenstein at 351-2945 or email