The Sociology Department’s Survey Research Lab (SRL) is proud to announce its newest contribution to the research community of Kent State University (KSU) - the Graduate Survey Research Council (GSRC). The GSRC advises KSU graduate students on the design and execution of survey research endeavors. In accomplishing this aim, our team of graduate students draws upon their wealth of knowledge and experience in dealing with all dimensions of survey research.

Any currently enrolled graduate student at KSU may schedule up to 3 hours of free consultation.

Consultation is available regarding a variety of survey research topics, including:
  • Questionnaire Development
  • Sampling Strategies
  • Deployment Methods
  • Troubleshooting and Corrective Action
  • Codebook and Methodology Report Writing

Consultation sessions are available by appointment only: Monday-Friday (9 A.M.-5 P.M.). To schedule a consultation session, please contact the Director of the Survey Research Lab, Gregory Gibson Ph.D., at For information about other services offered by the SRL including advanced statistical consulting, please click: