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Strategic Leadership Studies

This guide will help graduate students in the SSLS program with their research.

Assistance with data

Finding the right data can be tricky. If you don't find what you need using the sources on this page, it's time to call an expert!  

Set up a consultation using the schedule appointment buttons below my profile photo.

Do you have a data management plan? 

A data management plan is a document outlining how a researcher plans to manage data during and after a research project including how it will be organized, maintained and shared. 

JMU Libraries has a data services coordinator, Yasmeen Shorish, who can help your draft your plan.

Other JMU resources

JMU Statistical Consulting Center:  Assistance in experiment design, data analysis, interpretation of results, and statistical computing issues for a wide range of projects, including Ph.D. dissertation research. Staffed by JMU Mathematics & Statistics department faculty.

Best best for SSLS data

Operations and business data sources

Non-profit datasets

Higher Education datasets

General demographic datasets