Welcome to MERC

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Advancement through Methodological Support

MERC is driven by a vision and philosophy of research enhancement through innovation and evaluation. Within this vision, transdisciplinary programs, interventions, and scientific research are strengthened and their broader societal impacts bolstered through the use of state of the art methodology and expert evaluation and consultation services. 

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Our Core Values

  • Promote, Sustain, and Advance Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Provide State-of-the-art Social and Behavioral Science Methodological Support
  • Provide Services to multiple campuses, communities, state and local non-profit agencies, and private partners that uphold our standards
  • Promote a collaborative work environment

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