We provide support at no cost to researchers affiliated with the College of Liberal Arts or Carlson School of Management. 

We serve other University of Minnesota researchers as time and resources allow.

We offer services to support research throughout a project's lifecycle:

Research Planning

  • Research Design and methods consulting

  • Technical details for IRB or Grant applications

  • Data Management Plan Consultation

  • Survey sampling and participant pools

  • Data and file storage

  • Research computing

Data Collection

  • Consultation on survey and experimental design

  • Survey development

  • Experimental task programming

  • OVPR-funded support for precision timing research

  • Consultation on secure storage of research data

  • Social and Behavioral Science Laboratory

  • Several small mixed use research spaces

Data Management

  • Consult on Data Management Plans

  • Consult on IRB proposals that allow for data sharing and archival

  • Consult on best practices in research work flow

  • Data wrangling, preprocessing, reshaping

  • Codebooks, data dictionaries


  • Consult on experimental design, basic and advanced data analysis

  • Preprocess data for analysis

  • Research computing


  • Shared data storage options

  • Consultation on meeting data sharing requirements

  • Facilitate deposit of data in the Data Repository for the University of Minnesota (DRUM) or in other archives


  • Consultation on data preservation and archival in partnership with the University Libraries