About Us | LSU Social Research & Evaluation Center

Welcome from the Director


Photo of Judith RhodesOur SREC team can assist with program planning, design and evaluation, and we can provide guidance and support to our partners across the University and community. As we continue in our mission, we invite you to see how SREC can support you in your efforts to advance your community or organization through an interdisciplinary partnership with human science and educational professionals at LSU.The Social Research and Evaluation Center (SREC) has a team of research staff and faculty who have the experience, expertise and tools necessary to investigate complex social problems. It is essential that we confront issues like pervasive poverty, substance abuse, health disparities, violence, and criminality using the most current, comprehensive, research-informed methods to disseminate knowledge, to catalyze prevention and intervention efforts, and to inform policy.  



Judith Rhodes, PhD, LMSW


Meet Our Team 

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Areas of Impact

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