Projects

2019

Arkansas School Safety Assessment
Client: Criminal Justice Institute: University of Arkansas System
Start Date: 7/2019 | End Date: 11/2019
Mode: Web, Telephone
In November, 2018, the Arkansas School Safety Commission presented a final report of school safety recommendations to Governor Asa Hutchinson. These recommendations provide schools and communities with a valuable framework for evaluating current practices and assessing needs to make schools safer.In order to better understand the needs for Arkansas’s schools, the Arkansas Center for School Safety and the Arkansas Division of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Safe Schools Committee have worked with the University of Arkansas Little Rock’s Survey Research Center to develop an Arkansas School Safety Assessment to evaluate if and how schools are implementing the recommendations of the Arkansas School Safety Commission.  The data gathered from this survey will be used to help make informed decisions concerning potential future school safety funding and/or legislation as well as the identification of best practices and needed policies and procedures

Water Quality and Watershed Survey
Client: Arkansas Forests and Drinking Water Collaborative
Start Date: 5/2019 | End Date: 7/2019
Mode: Telephone
A survey of 800 residential water users in the Hot Springs Water Utility district (400) and the Fayetteville Water Utility district (400) to assess attitudes toward water use, quality, watershed protection, and controlled burns.

Arkansas Snow Goose Hunter Survey
Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 6/2018 | End Date: 6/2019
Mode: Web, Mail
An annual survey of licensed light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

UA Little Rock Campus Climate Diversity Survey
Client: UA Little Rock Diversity Council
Start Date: 4/2019 | End Date: 6/2019
Mode: Web, Mail
A survey of UA Little Rock faculty, staff and students to gather assessment information to be used by the UA Little Rock Diversity Council and to gain and understanding of perceptions of diversity and diversity-related experiences on campus.

Arkansas Childhood Vaccination Survey
Client: Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Start Date: 2/2019 | End Date: 4/2019
Mode: Telephone
A survey of 400 Arkansas parents of children under the age of 7 to assess views and attitudes toward childhood vaccinations.

UA Little Rock Non-Returning Students Survey
Client: UA Little Rock
Start/End Date: 9/2018
Mode: Telephone
A survey of approximately 240 students who were enrolled in Fall 2017 and/or Spring 2018 semesters and did not enroll in Fall 2018, to identify the various factors involved in their decision not to return to UA Little Rock.

2018

Survey of Arkansas Parents’ Perspectives on Community Health Issues and Child Health Needs
Client: Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Start Date: 11/2018 | End Date: 2/2019
Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: ACH Needs Questionnaire 2019

A survey of 800 Arkansas parents with children 0-17 years of age to identify and assess current priority health needs in Arkansas.

Year 16 Racial Attitudes Survey
Client: UA Little Rock Anderson Institute on Race and Ethnicity
Start Date: 9/2018 | End Date: 12/2018
Mode: Telephone

The sixteenth annual survey conducted with approximately 1,000 Little Rock residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding race, with a focus on popular culture.

Arkansas Drivers Survey
Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/2018 | End Date: 9/2018
Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: 2018 ASP Driving Questionniare

A survey of approximately 400 Arkansas residents in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

Arkansas Snow Goose Hunter Survey
Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 6/2017 | End Date: 6/2018
Mode: Web, Mail
An annual survey of licensed light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

Arkansas Landowner Attitudes and Experiences with Feral Hogs Survey
Client: Arkansas Forest Resources Center
Start Date: 3/2018 | End Date: 9/2018
Mode: Telephone
Survey of land parcel owners in Arkansas to assess the prevalence of and economic damages incurred from the presence of feral hogs on their lands.

Statewide Minority Health Survey
Client: Arkansas Minority Health Commission
Start Date: 2/2018 | End Date: 6/2018
Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: TBA

A survey of approximately 2,250 Arkansas residents, stratified by five geo-racial groups,  in order to gather information about health care and health care disparities.

2017

Year 15 Survey of Racial Attitudes in Pulaski County
Client: UA Little Rock Anderson Institute on Race and Ethnicity
Start Date: 9/2017 | End Date: 12/2017
Mode: Telephone – landline & cell
The fourteenth annual survey of approximately 2,000 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding race, with a focus on education.

Arkansas Drivers Survey
Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/2017 | End Date: 9/2017

Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: 2017 ASP Driving Questionnaire

A survey of approximately 400 Arkansas residents in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

Arkansas Snow Goose Hunter Survey
Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 6/2016 | End Date: 6/2017
Mode: Web, Mail
An annual survey of licensed light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

Arkansas Parent Assessment Survey
Client: Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Start Date: 5/2017 | End Date: 8/2017

Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: Arkansas Parent Assessment Questionnaire

A survey of 400 Arkansans that have the primary responsibility for caring for a child less than 18 years of age about their attitudes towards raising and caring for their child, their needs for additional assistance and resources, and their exposure to adverse childhood experiences when they were a child.

Arkansas Chronic Wasting Disease Deer Hunters Survey
Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 3/2017 | End Date: 5/2017

Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: Arkansas Deer/CWD Questionnaire

A survey to gain a current understanding of Arkansas deer hunters’ experiences, knowledge and attitudes with respect to Chronic Wasting Disease.

Arkansas Wildlife Management Area Duck Hunters Survey
Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 2/2017 | End Date: 4/2017

Mode: Telephone

A survey to assess the behaviors, practices, and opinions of resident and nonresident duck hunters who hunt on Arkansas WMAs.

2016

Year 14 Survey of Racial Attitudes in Pulaski County
Client: UALR Anderson Institute on Race and Ethnicity
Start Date: 9/2016 | End Date: 12/2016
Mode: Telephone – landline & cell
The fourteenth annual survey of approximately 2,000 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding race, with a focus on religion.

Graduates’ Assessment of UALR
Client: UALR Administration
Start Date: 6/2016 | End Date: 11/2016

Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: Graduate Questionnaire

A survey to assess graduate’s opinion of UALR’s contribution to their skills, abilities, and workforce preparedness.

Arkansas Employers’ Assessment of UALR
Client: UALR Administration
Start Date: 11/2016 | End Date: 12/2016

Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: Arkansas Employers’ Assessment of UALR Questionnaire

A survey to assess the opinion of Arkansas-based organizations towards UALR graduates.

Regional Five-Cities Recycling Survey
Client: Regional Recycling & Waste Reduction District
Start Date: 10/2016 | End Date: 11/2016

Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: Regional 5-Cities Recycling Questionnaire

A survey to gain an understanding of attitudes, knowledge and practices relating to household recycling in select cities in Pulaski County. The results of this survey will assist in future planning for the Recycling District.

County BRFSS Surveys
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Mode: Telephone

A survey of approximately 800 Arkansas resident in each of the selected Arkansas counties (see below). This survey implemented the CDC/BRFSS core health questions and selected modules.

Counties Surveyed: Washington, Benton, Faulkner, Bradley, Lafayette, Baxter, Montgomery, Crittenden, and Mississippi

COE Teachers, Educational Administrators, and Counselors Survey
Client: UALR College of Education
Start Date: 12/2016 | End Date: 1/2017
Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: Survey of Teaching Program Graduates    /    Survey of Counselor Education Graduates Questionnaire
This is a survey of College of Education graduates in three programs (Teaching, Educational Administration, and Counselor Education) in order to gather assessment information and opinions about each of the programs.

Arkansas Driver Survey
Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/2016 | End Date: 7/2016
Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: AR Driver Questionnaire
This is a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign. Here is a link to the survey : AR Driver Questionnaire

Pulaski County Regional Recycling Neighborhood Survey
Client: Regional Recycling & Waste Reduction District
Start Date: 8/2016 | End Date: 9/2016

Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: Pulaski County Regional Recycling Program
This is a survey of Pulaski County residents pertaining to a recycling program being conducted in their area. 

Arkansas Adult Tobacco Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: Jan 2016 | End Date: June 2016
Mode: Telephone – landline & cell
A dual frame phone survey of Arkansas residents.  A total of 5,2000+ interviews conducted statewide with an oversample of Hispanic residents designed to assess the prevalence of tobacco use and the factors promoting and impeding tobacco use.

Workforce Services Satisfaction Surveys Part Two
Client: Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
Start Date: Aug 2015 | End Date:
Mar 2016
Mode: Telephone & Web
Web-based and phone surveys of two populations: Arkansas employers and job-seeking individuals who received services from the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services in 2015. The purpose of this study is to measure satisfaction with services provided by selected DWS programs.

Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: Oct 2008 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four and seven month follow-up evaluation for individuals who have enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.

Arkansas Literacy Council
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 2014 | End Date: 2017
Mode: Web

An evaluation of the progress and outcomes related to the Arkansas READS grant program through a variety of data collection methods.

2015

Arkansas Children’s Hospital Child/Community Health Needs Assessment Survey
Client: Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Start/End Date: 12/2015
Mode: Telephone – landline & cell
This project is to evaluate the health needs of Arkansans in order to help Arkansas Children’s Hospital prepare future planning for investments into community and child care. Here is a link to the survey: ACH Questionnaire

Year 13 Survey of Racial Attitudes in Pulaski County
Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 9/2015 | End Date: 12/2015
Mode: Telephone – landline & cell
The thirteenth annual survey of approximately 2,000 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding race, with a focus on immigration issues.

2015 Arkansas Adult Tobacco Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 8/1/2015 | End Date: 12/31/2015
Mode: Telephone – landline & cell
A dual frame phone survey of Arkansas residents.  A total of 5,2000+ interviews conducted statewide with an oversample of Hispanic residents designed to assess the prevalence of tobacco use and the factors promoting and impeding tobacco use.

2015 Arkansas Driver Survey
Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/2015 | End Date: 7/2015
Mode: Telephone
Survey Link: AR Driver Questionnaire
This is a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign. Here is a link to the survey : AR Driver Questionnaire

2015 DHS Economic Impact of Arkansas Volunteers
Client: Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
Start Date: 1/2015 | End Date: 6/2015
Mode: Telephone & Web
Web and phone survey designed to obtain data in order to calculate the economic impact of volunteer work in Arkansas.  This survey is designed to understand the contributions that volunteers make to Arkansas nonprofit organizations, as well as the state of local government.

2015 COE Teachers, Educational Administrators, and Counselors Survey

Client: UALR College of Education
Start Date: 7/2015 | End Date: 8/2015
Mode: Telephone
This is a survey of College of Education graduates in three programs (Teaching, Educational Administration, and Counselor Education) in order to gather assessment information and opinions about each of the programs.

2014/2015 County BRFSS Surveys

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 9/2014 | End Date: 12/2015
Mode: Telephone

[Counties Surveyed: Washington, Benton, Faulkner, Bradley, Lafayette, Baxter, Montgomery, Crittenden, and Mississippi]
A survey of approximately 800 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey will implement the CDC/BRFSS core health questions and selected modules.

2015 Workforce Services Satisfaction Surveys
Client: Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
Start Date: 3/2015 | End Date: 7/2015
Mode: Telephone & Web
Web-based and phone surveys of two populations: Arkansas employers and job-seeking individuals who received services from the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services in 2014. The purpose of this study is to measure satisfaction with services provided by selected DWS programs.

2015 Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 10/1/2008 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four and seven month follow-up evaluation for individuals who have enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.

2014

2014/2015 County BRFSS Surveys

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 9/2014 | End Date: 12/2015
Mode: Telephone

[Counties Surveyed: Washington, Benton, Faulkner, Bradley, Lafayette, Baxter, and Montgomery]
A survey of approximately 800 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey implemented the CDC/BRFSS core health questions and selected modules.

2014 UALR Racial Attitudes Survey of Pulaski County

Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 10/2014 | End Date: 12/2014
Mode: Telephone

This is the twelfth annual survey conducted on landline and cellphone with approximately 1,900 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding race, their family and their community.

2014 Workforce Services Satisfaction Surveys
Client: Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
Start Date: 6/10/2014 | End Date: 10/1/2014
Mode: Telephone & Web
Web-based and phone surveys of Arkansas employers and individuals who received services from the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services over the past year. The purpose of this study is to measure the levels of client satisfaction with selected DWS programs.

2014 Arkansas Driver Survey
Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/3/2014 | End Date: 7/9/2014
Mode: Telephone
This is a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

2014 Cornell University Work-Life Balance Survey
Client: The Cornell University Employment & Disability Institute
Start Date: 5/2014| End Date: 7/2014
Mode: Web & Phone Survey 

Web and phone survey of approximately 1,000 individuals to obtain information regarding balancing work and life with disabilities or chronic health conditions.

2014 AGFC Snow Goose Survey
Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 5/2014 | End Date: 7/2014
Mode: Mail
This is a survey of approximately 800 licensed 2013/14 light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

2014 Substance Abuse Treatment Providers Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 1/2014| End Date: 3/2014
Mode: Field Survey 

This study entails a self-administered paper survey conducted with Arkansas substance abuse treatment providers (approximately 100+ clinicians and administrators). The purpose of the survey is to allow the Arkansas Department of Health better understand how to adapt evidence-based tobacco cessation interventions to meet the unique physiological, psychological, and social challenges facing persons with substance abuse issues by asking questions about tobacco attitudes and behaviors, resources and infrastructure, and influences on smoking behavior.

2014 College-Bound Students & Parents Survey
Client: UALR
Start Date: 1/2014| End Date: 3/2014
Mode: Telephone 

This project entails a telephone survey of approximately 1,200 students and 1,100 parents of students who are currently High School Juniors or Seniors in a four county area (Pulaski, Saline, Faulkner & Lonoke) and have taken the ACT exam in the past year. The SRC conducted the same survey in 2008. This project will enable the SRC to compare current perceptions and attitudes with those of 2008 regarding UALR, UCA, and Pulaski Tech as options for college attendance.

2014 University District Neighborhood Survey
Client: South University Avenue Neighborhood Project
Start Date: 1/2014| End Date: 4/2014
Mode: Telephone 

This is a telephone survey of adults living in communities near the main UALR campus. The goal of the survey is to gain a better understanding of the attitudes and opinions of people living in the University District concerning community issues.

Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 10/1/2008 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four and seven month follow-up evaluation for individuals who have enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.

2013

ADH Tobacco Cessation within Treatment Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 11/2013| End Date: 1/2014
Mode: Field Surveys 

This survey is similar to the pilot survey that the SRC conducted in the first half of 2013. It is being conducted with individuals receiving treatment at 25 different Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities across the state. The purpose of the study is to understand the clients’ general attitudes, behaviors and beliefs about tobacco and tobacco use.

UALR Non-Returning Undergraduate Survey

Client: UALR
Start Date: 11/2013 | End Date: 12/2013
Mode: Telephone

This was a survey of approximately 700 undergraduate students who enrolled at UALR in the Fall of 2012 or the Spring of 2013 but did not re-enroll the following semester. The purpose of the survey is to gain a better understanding of why non-returning students might not re-enroll.

UALR Racial Attitudes Survey of Pulaski County

Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 8/2013 | End Date: 12/2013
Mode: Telephone

This is the eleventh annual survey conducted on landline and cellphone with approximately 1,900 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding income, class, economy & finances.

ADH Tobacco Cessation within Treatment Pilot Program
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 2/15/2013| End Date: 8/15/2013
Mode: Field Surveys 

This survey is being conducted with individuals receiving treatment at ten different Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities across the state.  The purpose of the study is to understand the clients’ general attitudes, behaviors and beliefs about tobacco and tobacco use.

Arkansas Driver Survey

Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/3/2013 | End Date: 7/9/2013
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

AGFC Snow Goose Survey

Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 5/1/2013 | End Date: 7/5/2013
Mode: Mail
This was a survey of approximately 800 licensed 2012 light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

Arkansas State Parks
Client: Arkansas State Parks
Start Date: 3/01/2013 | End Date: 5/31/2013
Mode: Telephone 

This survey is being conducted with 500 Arkansas residents.  The purpose of the project is to gather Arkansan’s attitudes regarding outdoor activities, as well as their opinion of the facilities and services offered by the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism.

Arkansas Marriage Survey
Client: U of A Cooperative Extension
Start Date: 1/3/2013 | End Date: 3/31/2013
Mode: Telephone
This project is a dual frame (landline and cell) telephone survey of 1500 married residents in Arkansas, Utah and Vermont. The purpose of the survey is to assess attitudes, behaviors, and beliefs about marriage.

Survey of Arkansas Adult Smokers
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 10/30/2012 | End Date: 6/30/2013
Mode: Telephone 

Survey Link : Survey of Arkansas Adult Smokers
This is an in-depth survey being conducted with 1,000 Arkansas tobacco users (cigarette, cigar, cigarillo, and pipe smokers). The survey asks questions on attitudes, behaviors, and beliefs about smoking cigarettes and other tobacco products.

UALR Diversity Climate Survey

Client: UALR Diversity Council
Start Date: 10/3/2012 | End Date: 5/31/2013

Mode: Web
This is an evaluation and assessment study for the UALR Diversity Council. This is a web survey conducted with all currently employed UALR faculty, staff, and students. The purpose of the survey is to gather assessment information to be used by the UALR Diversity Council and to gain an understanding and perceptions of diversity and diversity-related experiences at UALR.

Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 10/1/2008 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four and seven month follow-up evaluation for individuals who have enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.

2012

19 County Chronic Disease Survey
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 5/25/2011 | End Date: 4/26/2012
Mode: Telephone
[Counties Surveyed: Arkansas, Chicot, Crittenden, Cross, Dallas, Desha, Fulton, Jackson, Jefferson, Mississippi, Monroe, Ouachita, Perry, Phillips, Poinsett, St. Francis, Sevier, Union, & Woodruff]
A survey of approximately 12,400 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey is being conducted in order to understand a variety of general health practices, including information on health risk behaviors, preventive health practices, and health care access primarily related to cardiovascular disease and diabetes.

Arkansas Tobacco Users Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 10/30/2012 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone 

This is an ongoing survey being conducted with Arkansas tobacco users (cigarette, cigar, cigarillo, and pipe smokers). The survey asks questions on attitudes, behaviors, and beliefs about smoking cigarettes and other tobacco products.

 

Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 6/2/2009 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four, seven, and thirteen month follow-up evaluation for those individuals who had enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.

Arkansas Tobacco Media Recall/Persuasion Assessment

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 6/11/2012 | End Date: 7/31/2012
Mode: Telephone

This was a survey of 909 cigarette and tobacco users across the state and asked about current tobacco users about their opinions with respect to the way media addresses tobacco and tobacco usage.

County BRFSS Surveys

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 5/2012 | End Date: 12/2012
Mode: Telephone

[Counties Surveyed: Cleburne, Crawford, & Newton]
A survey of approximately 800 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey implemented the CDC/BRFSS core health questions and selected modules.

UALR Racial Attitudes Survey of Pulaski County

Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 8/2012 | End Date: 11/2012
Mode: Telephone

This was the tenth annual survey conducted with approximately 1,900 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding crime and punishment.

Community Engaged Study of Social Networks and Long-term Care

Client: UAMS College of Public Health
Start Date: 1/2012 | End Date: 4/2012
Mode: Face-to-Face & Telephone

This was a survey that was done in order to examine the role of social networks with regards to access to and use of long-term care for persons with long-term care needs. There are three phases to the survey: 1) A self-administered iPad survey of Community Connectors, 2) A telephone survey of individuals identified by the Connectors as persons with long-term care needs, and 3) A telephone survey of individuals in the community with long-term care needs.

Arkansas Driver Survey

Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 6/3/2012 | End Date: 6/25/2012
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

ASDA Survey of Arkansas Dentists

Client: Arkansas State Dental Association
Start Date: 11/28/2011 | End Date: 2/14/2012
Mode: Web & Telephone

This was a web and telephone follow-up survey of approximately 987 currently licensed dentists in Arkansas. The survey was for the purposes of gathering assessment information to be used by the Arkansas State Dental Association in order to gain insight into the current dental workforce as well as determine facility structure and services across the state.

ACHI Tobacco Cessation Employer Survey

Client: Arkansas Center for Health Improvement
Start Date: 3/22/2012 | End Date: 5/31/2012
Mode: Telephone

This was a telephone survey of approximately 1,775 human resource or personnel managers in selected organizations in Arkansas in order to gather information regarding health resources that organizations make available to their employees for the improvement of their health.

Direct Service Workforce Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Human Services
Start Date: 4/2012 | End Date: 8/2012
Mode: Mail, Web, & Telephone

This was a survey of approximately 6,400 Employers and Attendant Care Providers/Personal Assistants that work in participant-directed programs or organizations that serve older adults, people with physical disabilities, and people with intellectual or developmental disabilities through Medicaid-funded programs. This survey will provide information about the home and community-based direct service workforce in Arkansas.

AGFC Snow Goose Survey

Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 4/26/2012 | End Date: 6/28/2012
Mode: Mail
This was a survey of approximately 800 licensed 2012 light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

UALR Financial Services Survey

Client: UALR Office of Financial Services
Start Date: 5/7/2012 | End Date: 5/29/2012
Mode: Web
This was an evaluation and assessment study for the UALR Office of Financial Services. This was a web survey of all current UALR employees who regularly have contact with the Office of Financial Services for tasks in Accounts Payable, General Accounting, Payroll, and Purchasing. The purpose of this survey was to gather assessment information to be used by the UALR Office of Financial Services in evaluation of their services.

Arkansas Symphony Survey

Client: Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
Start Date: 6/15/2012 | End Date: 7/2/2012
Mode: Web
This was an evaluation and assessment study for the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra. This was a web survey of all current ASO employees (approximately 75 employees) in order for the Arkansas Symphony Board to gauge their satisfaction and dissatisfaction with the organization.

UALR Mail Services Survey

Client: UALR Mail Services
Start Date: 11/5/2012 | End Date: 11/26/2012
Mode: Web
This was an evaluation and assessment study for UALR Mail Services. This was a web survey of all current UALR employees who regularly have contact with Mail Services in order to gather assessment information to be used by Mail Services in evaluation of their services.

UALR MPA Survey

Client: IOG MPA Program
Start Date: 11/27/2012 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Web
This was an evaluation and assessment study for the UALR Masters in Public Administration Program. This was a web survey of all current UALR students enrolled in the MPA program and asked students about their experiences in the MPA program as well as their perspectives of the overall program.

COE Teachers, Educational Administrators, and Counselors Survey

Client: UALR College of Education
Start Date: 7/11/2012 | End Date: 8/10/2012
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of College of Education graduates in three programs (Teaching, Educational Administration, and Counselor Education) in order to gather assessment information and opinions about each of the four programs.

UALR Diversity Climate Survey

Client: UALR Diversity Council
Start Date: 10/3/2012 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Web
This was an evaluation and assessment study for the UALR Diversity Council. This was a web survey conducted with all currently employed UALR faculty, staff, and students. The purpose of the survey was to gather assessment information to be used by the UALR Diversity Council and to gain an understanding and perceptions of diversity and diversity-related experiences at UALR.

Mental Health Providers Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 8/7/2012 | End Date: 11/12/2012
Mode: Web & Field Interviews
The study entails a web survey conducted with Arkansas mental health providers
(approximately 200 clinicians and administrators). The purpose of the survey is to allow ADH
to better understand how to adapt evidence-based tobacco cessation interventions to meet
the unique physiological, psychological, and social challenges facing persons with mental
illnesses by asking questions about tobacco attitudes and behaviors, resources and
infrastructure, and influences on smoking behavior.

Mental Health Consumers Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 11/27/2012 | End Date: 11/27/2012
Mode: Field Interviews
The study entails a web survey conducted with Arkansas mental health consumers
(approximately 50 respondents that receive mental health services). The purpose of the survey is to allow ADH to better understand how to adapt evidence-based tobacco cessation interventions to meet the unique physiological, psychological, and social challenges facing persons with mental illnesses by asking questions about tobacco attitudes and behaviors, resources and infrastructure, and influences on smoking behavior.

Building Brides to Better Beginnings/Early Childcare Welfare Survey

Client: UALR Department of Social Work
Start Date: 8/16/2012 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Web & Mail
This project is an evaluation and assessment study for the UALR School of Social Work (SSW) in conjunction with the Administration for Children, Youth and Families. This study is being conducted with employees (approximately 2,500 across the state) in three different roles: 1) Family Service Workers, 2) Early Childcare Providers, and 3) Family Court Workers:Judges, Attorney Ad Litem (AAL), and Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)employees. The purpose of the survey is to gauge the attitudes and opinions of these employees regarding early child care and child care education. The results will help support and facilitate early child care policy research.

2011

UALR Racial Attitudes Survey of Pulaski County

Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 9/2011 | End Date: 12/2011
Mode: Telephone

This was the ninth annual survey conducted with approximately 1,900 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding media. Click hereto view a copy of the report.

19 County Chronic Disease Survey

Clients: Arkansas Department of HealthArkansas Minority Health Commission 
Start Date: 5/2011 | End Date: 4/2012
Mode: Telephone

[Counties Surveyed: Arkansas, Chicot, Crittenden, Cross, Dallas, Desha, Fulton, Jackson, Jefferson, Mississippi, Monroe, Ouachita, Perry, Phillips, Poinsett, St. Francis, Sevier, Union, & Woodruff]
A survey of approximately 12,400 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey is being conducted in order to understand a variety of general health practices, including information on health risk behaviors, preventive health practices, and health care access primarily related to cardiovascular disease and diabetes.

Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 6/2/2009 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four, seven, and thirteen month follow-up evaluation for those individuals who had enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.

County BRFSS Surveys

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 1/2011 | End Date: 12/2011
Mode: Telephone

[Counties Surveyed: Logan, Scott, Howard, Ouachita, Clark, Polk, & Little River]
A survey of approximately 800 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey implemented the CDC/BRFSS core health questions and selected modules.

DSSN Stroke Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 1/13/2011 | End Date: 8/24/2011
Mode: Mail, Web, & Telephone
This survey was sent to approximately 559 administrative personnel in hospitals across five states (Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee) for the Delta States Stroke Network (DSSN). The purpose of this survey was to gather information from hospitals about their best practices in terms of stroke prevention and treatment protocols in order to better guide future stroke interventions and policies.

Ourtown Survey

Client: Just Communities of Arkansas
Start Date: 1/19/2011 | End Date: 3/7/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 53 high school students that participated in the Arkansas Ourtown Delegate Program. This was for the purposes of gathering attitudes and opinions from delegates in order to evaluate and improve the Ourtown program.

Women’s Health Waiver Survey

Client: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Start Date: 1/25/2011 | End Date: 4/14/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 750 female patients from family planning providers across the state of Arkansas. The purpose of this survey was to gather information in order to understand patient referral experiences with providers in the state to use for planning purposes.

No Kid Hungry Survey

Client: No Kid Hungry Campaign
Start Date: 2/14/2011 | End Date: 4/5/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 66 facilities in order to gather information around the state to identify all the ways that the state is currently feeding children in order for the Governor’s No Kid Hungry Campaign to keep track of all the available resources of food assistance for youth.

Infant Hearing Provider Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 2/17/2011 | End Date: 3/21/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 161 facilities that conduct audiological evaluations in Arkansas in order for the ADH Infant Hearing Program to better understand the resources available for infants from birth up to thirty six months of age.

CARE Survey

Client: UAMS Office of Community-Based Public Health
Start Date: 4/4/2011 | End Date: 4/29/2011
Mode: Face-to-Face
This was a survey of approximately 264 patients across 3 clinic locations in Little Rock. This survey was conducted in order to learn about patients’ perspectives of the health care they received during their visit with one of the 44 selected providers (doctors, nurse practitioners, or residents).

Promise Neighborhood Parents Survey

Client: UALR for the Promise Neighborhood Study
Start Date: 7/12/2011 | End Date: 8/2/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 380 parents residing in randomly selected households in the defined Promise Neighborhood focus area. The purpose of this survey was to gather general information from parents with children under 18 years of age about the health and well-being of their children.

Arkansas Driver Survey

Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 7/7/2011 | End Date: 8/4/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

COE Teachers, Counselors, & Leaders Survey

Client: UALR College of Education
Start Date: 6/20/2011 | End Date: 7/21/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of College of Education graduates in four programs (Teaching, Educational Administration, Counselor Education, & Rehabilitation Counseling) in order to gather assessment information and opinions about each of the four programs.

Nursing Graduates & Employers Survey

Client: UALR Nursing Department
Start Date: 7/20/2011 | End Date: 8/15/2011
Mode: Telephone
This was a survey of August and December 2010 Associate Degree Registered Nurse graduates and a survey of selected employers of these graduates. The survey was conducted in order to gather assessment information for the UALR Nursing Department.

Campus Inventory Survey

Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 8/1/2011 | End Date: 10/5/2011
Mode: Web
This was a survey of full-time UALR employees. The survey was for the purposes of gathering assessment information to be used by the UALR Chancellor’s Office regarding the new Institute for Race and Ethnicity.

AGFC Snow Goose Survey

Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 9/2/2011 | End Date: 10/26/2011
Mode: Mail
This was a survey of approximately 800 licensed 2011 light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

ASDA Survey of Arkansas Dentists

Client: Arkansas State Dental Association
Start Date: 11/28/2011 | End Date: 2/14/2012
Mode: Web & Telephone
This was a web and telephone follow-up survey of approximately 987 currently licensed dentists in Arkansas. The survey was for the purposes of gathering assessment information to be used by the Arkansas State Dental Association in order to gain insight into the current dental workforce as well as determine facility structure and services across the state.

2010

UALR Racial Attitudes Survey of Pulaski County

Client: UALR Chancellor’s Office
Start Date: 9/3/2009 | End Date: 12/3/2009
Mode: Telephone

This was the eighth annual survey conducted with approximately 1,600 Pulaski County residents to determine their perceptions and opinions regarding values, social conflict, & trust. Click hereto view a copy of the report.

Arkansas Tobacco Quitline Evaluation Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 6/2/2009 | End Date: n/a – ongoing
Mode: Telephone & Web

This is an ongoing survey conducted as a four, seven, and thirteen month follow-up evaluation for those individuals who had enrolled in the Arkansas Tobacco Quitline program.

Connect Arkansas Survey

Counties Surveyed: Chicot, Union, Ouachita, Bradley, Calhoun, Jefferson, Drew, Lincoln, Phillips & Arkansas
Client: Connect Arkansas
Start Date: 1/7/2010 | End Date: 9/29/2010
Mode: Telephone

This is a survey of approximately 380 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey is conducted in order to gather information about Arkansans residents’ Internet use in order for Connect Arkansas to promote internet access and education.

County BRFSS Surveys

Counties Surveyed: Madison, Carroll, Saline, Mississippi, & Yell
Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 1/2010 | End Date: 12/2010
Mode: Telephone

A survey of approximately 800 Arkansas residents in each of the selected Arkansas counties. This survey implemented the CDC/BRFSS core questions and selected modules.

Nursing Graduates & Employers Survey

Client: UALR Nursing Department
Start Date: 1/7/2010 | End Date: 2/16/2010
Mode: Telephone

This is a survey of Summer 2009 Bachelor Degree Registered Nurse graduates and a survey of selected employers of these graduates. The survey is being conducted in order to gather assessment information for the UALR Nursing Department.

UALR Employee Housing Survey

Client: University District Partnership
Start Date: 4/6/2010 | End Date: 5/21/2010
Mode: Web & Telephone

This is a survey of all full-time UALR employees for the University District. The survey is being conducted in order to help UALR possibly develop a housing assistance program for its employees. The survey also asks the opinions of UALR employees regarding their attitudes and perceptions of housing in general and the neighborhoods surrounding UALR.

Click It or Ticket

Client: Arkansas State Police
Start Date: 7/7/2010 | End Date: 8/5/2010
Mode: Telephone

This was a survey of approximately 500 Arkansas-licensed motorists in order to gather information about their driving practices, knowledge of seat belt rules, and awareness of a public service campaign.

COE Teachers, Counselors, & Leaders Survey

Client: UALR College of Education
Start Date: 6/21/2010 | End Date: 7/12/2010
Mode: Telephone

This was a survey of College of Education graduates in four programs (Teaching, Educational Administration, Counselor Education, & Rehabilitation Counseling) in order to gather assessment information and opinions about each of the four programs.

Nursing Graduates & Employers Survey

Client: UALR Nursing Department
Start Date: 6/1/2010 | End Date: 7/12/2010
Mode: Telephone

This is a survey of December 2009 Bachelor Degree and Associate Degree Nurse graduates and a survey of selected employers of these graduates. The survey is being conducted in order to gather assessment information for the UALR Nursing Department.

AGFC Snow Goose Survey

Client: Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
Start Date: 7/1/2010 | End Date: 8/23/2010
Mode: Mail

A survey of approximately 800 licensed 2010 light goose hunters to determine the success of the Light Goose Conservation Order.

Secondhand Smoke Survey

Client: Arkansas Department of Health
Start Date: 8/9/2010 | End Date: 10/5/2010
Mode: Telephone

This was a survey of 1,500 Arkansans and was conducted in order to gather opinions about the smoking and secondhand smoking practices of Arkansas residents as it related to behavior and tobacco use.

Nursing Graduates & Employers Survey

Client: UALR Nursing Department
Start Date: 11/9/2010 | End Date: 12/13/2010
Mode: Telephone

This is a survey of Spring 2010 Associate Degree Registered Nurse graduates and a survey of selected employers of these graduates. The survey is being conducted in order to gather assessment information for the UALR Nursing Department.