Faculty Research Support Office (RSO)

RSO logoThe Research Support Office (RSO – PP59) has the core task of supporting and facilitating high-quality scientific research. You can read the detailed description of the 'Mission & Vision of the RSO' here.
The RSO comprises four clusters:

1. Data Analytics Lab

2. Research Equipment & Technical Support Lab

3. Assessment Lab

4. Research Practices Lab

Researchers of the FPPW can be supported on request with the following topics:

1. Advice regarding data processing mainly aimed at answering individual questions relating to data processing, statistics, mixed methods, psychometrics and/or statistical computing (including R, SPSS, Nvivo). Both quantitative and qualitative research are discussed.

2. Technical support for research equipment and devices consisting of providing solutions to practical problems in the use of experimental setups and research equipment that needs to be adapted to function in specific settings.
3. Advice on the selection, use, adaptation, translation and development of quality assessment instruments.

4. Advice on questions regarding research practices, such as project or mandate applications, pre-registration, open and fair science, scientific integrity, GDPR, ethical aspects, data management, data storage & sharing, ... Questions about both quantitative and qualitative research can be addressed.

5. Support with project requests