Edward Nelson


Director, Social Research Laboratory

Department of Sociology

5310 N. Campus Drive, Mail Stop #107, Fresno, California 93740

(559) 278-2275 (office)

(559) 278-2234 (department)

California State University, Fresno

E-Mail: ednelson@csufresno.edu

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Professional Degrees



Director, Social Research Laboratory

Council member, Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

Council member, Social Science Research and Instructional Council

Council member, Academic Information and Resources Council

Chair, Academic Councils and Committees for Educational System Services (ACCESS)

Chair, School of Social Sciences Technology Task Force

Member, Academic Computer Planning Committee


Computer-Assisted Telephone Interviewing (cati) Lab. Opened a six-station cati lab as part of the Social Research Laboratory of the School of Social Sciences in spring, 1997. Will be conducting telephone surveys for the University Business Center and other groups during the academic year.

Grant from Teaching Endowment Fund, American Sociological Association. Present workshops in Los Angeles and Bay area for college and university faculty on the use of online data in the classroom. Workshops will be held at CSU Los Angeles on June 14 and CSU Hayward on June 19.

Social Sciences Teaching Resources Depository. Project funded by the Academic Opportunities Fund, Chancellor's Office, CSU. Creation of instructional data sets and modules to be used in social science classes. URL: http://www.csubak.edu/ssric/

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Last updated: September 18, 1999