EDB Orientation: Data Services

General Guide for Executive Doctoral in Business

RESEARCH DATA SERVICES (RDS)

Supporting GSU students, faculty, and staff in using data analysis tools & methods, data visualization, finding data & statistics, data collection, and data cleaning & management.

Email to schedule ONE-ON-ONE HELP or CUSTOM SESSIONS for classes & research teams.

Attend RDS data-skills workshops (either LIVE or RECORDED), score 100% on workshop quizzes, and get

WHO HELPS WITH WHAT?

Match initial bubbles here with those in support-area boxes below to determine who to contact for help.

Halley E.M. Riley

(she | her)

Quantitative & Qualitative Data

hriley@gsu.edu

Joel Glogowski

(he | him)

Data Visualization

jglogowski@gsu.edu

Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh

(she | her)

Qualitative Data

aswygarthobaugh@gsu.edu

#dataanalytics

Ufuk Seçilmiş

(he | him)

SQL / R / Python (GRA)

usecilmis1@student.gsu.edu

Shah Md Shahnewaz Sayem

(he | him)

GIS & Power BI (GRA)

ssayem1@student.gsu.edu

Ashley Rockwell

(she | her)

Data Literacy & Learning Specialist - Undergraduate Focus

arockwell3@gsu.edu

Data Literacy & Learning Assistants - Graduate Students

(they | he)

Langston Thomas

(he | him)

Data Literacy & Learning Assistants - Undergraduate Students

(she | her)

(he | him)

Data Analysis Tools & Methods

TOOLS for DATA ANALYSIS

Quantitative/Statistical

Qualitative

• Other tools (MAXQDA, ATLAS.ti)

METHODS for DATA ANALYSIS and RESEARCH DESIGN

NOTE: (1) The examples below are not exhaustive; (2) Our primary focus is helping to implement analytic methods, not necessarily teaching underlying methodological principles.

• Basic Statistical Analysis

• Descriptive Statistics

• Inferential Bivariate Statistics (e.g., ANOVA, t tests, correlation, chi-square)

• Linear Regression

• Generalized Linear Models

• Time-Series Analysis & Multilevel Models

• Multiple Imputation

• Multivariable Regression Analysis (Logistic, Ordinal, Multinomial)

• Hierarchical Linear Models

• Structural Equation Models

• Mediation and Moderation Analysis

• Complex Survey Data Analysis

• Quantitative Research Design

• Experimental & Quasi-Experimental Design

• Evaluation Methods

• Medical Record Extraction

• Systematic Review Methods (data analysis component)

• Machine/Deep Learning

• Qualitative Data Analysis

• Interview Guide Design

• Data Analysis Techniques

• Grounded Theory Methods

• Mixed Methods

NOTE: Please see the RDS Scope of Services statement.

Finding Data & Statistics

FINDING DATA & STATISTICS
• Health sciences and public health data

• Bloomberg Terminal for real-time financial market data

Data Collection

SURVEYS
• Tools for creating surveys / collecting survey data:

Data Cleaning & Management

DATA CLEANING & MANAGEMENT
• Data cleaning, shaping, & reformatting

• SQL database querying

• Data management plans (DMP) for research grant proposals -- support using the DMPTool for writing a DMP, reviewing draft DMPs, and implementing DMPs