Sara Goodkind

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Current Funding Sources

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, U.S. Department of State,

Past Funding

Allegheny County, Eden Hall Foundation, FISA Foundation, The Heinz Endowments, The Pittsburgh Foundation,

Research Methodology

Action Research, Community- Participatory Research, Ethnographic Research, Grounded Theory Research, Longitudinal Research, Mixed-Methods, Program Evaluation, Qualitative, Quantitative, Quasi-Experimental Research, Secondary Data Analysis,

Data Collection

In-depth interviews, Quantitative Surveys,

Qualitative Analysis

Analytic Induction, Content Analysis, Descriptive Statistics, Discourse Analysis, Narrative Analysis, Qualitative Comparative Analysis,

Quantitative Analysis

Cluster Analysis, Correlation & Association, Generalized Linear Mixed Models, Hypothesis Testing, Independent-sample t test, Latent Class Analysis, Logistic Regression, Multinomial Logistic Regression, Multivariate Multiple Regression, One-way ANOVA, One-way MANOVA, Paired- sample t test, Poisson Regression, SEM, Single-sample t test, Time Series Analysis,

Analytic Programs

Nvivio, SPSS,

Familiarity with data sizes

0-1,000, 1,000-10,000, 10,000-100,000, > 100,000,

Research Content

Adolescence, Gender & Sexuality, Employment, Race & Ethnicity, Civic Engagement, Community Violence, Criminal Justice, Secondary Education, Middle Childhood, Independent Living/Aging out of Care, Intimate Partner Violence, Juvenile Justice, Public Policy, Social Justice,


American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, Sex Roles, Signs, Social Work, Social Work Research,