Texas Tech University

ESRL Projects

Recent Projects

F. Marie Hall Institute for Rural and Community Health at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

A survey of 2,500 residents of rural West Texas Communities and a series of 25 focus groups in rural West Texas Communities to examine perceptions of health care needs in rural West Texas.

City of Midland Survey

A survey of 1000 residents looking at satisfaction with municipal services in the City of Midland.

Lubbock County Employee Survey

A paper and web survey to evaluate employee satisfaction with Lubbock County.

Facilities Planning & Construction Prevailing Wage Rate survey

A mail and online survey to determine prevailing wage rates for construction trades.

Previous Projects

TTUHSC Office of Institutional Planning and Effectiveness

Web survey of TTUHSC students measuring satisfaction with campus services.

Judicial Reform Survey

Survey of 500 registered voters measuring the level of support for judicial reform in Texas as well as voter perceptions of judicial candidates and judicial institutions.

Ogallala Aquifer Survey

Survey of 3,000 in the Ogallala Aquifer regarding attitudes toward water conservation with regard to ethanol production and agricultural production.

Personal Financial Planning Project

Survey of 1000 residents in the state of Texas. 600 statewide, 200 in the 9th Congressional district, and 200 in the Valley. Led by Sandra Huston in Human Sciences, the survey measures knowledge about personal financial planning.

Collegiate Recovery Survey

Web survey of students who are part of drug recovery programs on several university campuses. Led and coordinated by the Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery at TTU.

Library Focus Groups and Focus Group Training

Series of focus groups to assist the library in assessment of services as well as a training session in focus group methods.

Daily Toreador Readership survey

Telephone survey of TTU students about DT reading habits.

Volunteer Organization Web Survey

Web survey of representatives of Volunteer organizations that provide assistance to special needs populations during emergency evacuations.