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    40 years of innovative survey research

    and still growing

    Since 1970 the SESRC has been a leader in social science data collection methods and practice

    What We’ve Done
  • PSU interviewers collecting data in the field

    Gathering data to support research

    theory-driven or applied

    SESRC specializes in a variety of data collection methods

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  • Dr. Dillman and his new edition

    We wrote the book on the

    Tailored Design Method

    In 2014 Don A. Dillman of the SESRC and his co-authors launched the 4th edition of TDM

    The Tailored Design Method
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Social & Economic Sciences Research Center

Our mission: “To support social science research at Washington State University and respond
to the policy needs of public agencies and others in Washington State and the nation.” 
We’re the largest university-based survey research center in the Pacific Northwest because we believe in doing research the right way.