Areas of Expertise        beta Research Associates, Inc.


Areas of Expertise

Beta Research Associates has in-house expertise in the following topical and methodological areas. In addition, Beta has a large pool of consultants with additional skills and training who can enhance a project as needed.

Topical Expertise

  • Issues in education
  • Children and families in crisis
  • Child abuse
  • Child trauma
  • Youth studies
  • Women's issues
  • Sex and gender studies
  • Organizational culture
  • Community development
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Urban and rural poverty
  • Migrant issues and services
  • Mass media studies
  • International development
  • Educational exchange
  • Technology and development
  • Domestic violence
  • Population studies
  • Tourism studies
  • Institutional health
  • International health
  • HIV/STD risk
  • Food and culture

Methodological Expertise

  • Qualitative and quantitative research design, data collection, and analysis
  • In-depth interviews
  • Oral histories
  • Detailed observation
  • Focus groups
  • Surveys
  • SPSS
  • Logic models
  • Social network analysis
  • Web-based surveys
  • Electronic data gathering

Inquiry, Illumination, Innovation

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