The Creative Research Blog

I recently started working with Atlanta-area Evaluation Association, my local AEA affiliate organization.  I will be lending my technical skills to help maintain their website.  If you are an evaluator and live anywhere near Atlanta, check out our upcoming events at!

Web stuff with AaEA

One of my goals for this blog is to provide nonprofits, foundations, and fellow evaluators with useful “big picture” information on the evaluation process.  To this end, I recently interviewed Phil Buchanan at the Center for Effective Philanthropy about the role of evaluation in funder-grantee relationships.  CEP conducts research to […]

Interview with Phil Buchanan on Evaluation and Funder-Grantee Relationships

Hello, and welcome to The Creative Research Blog.  This blog exists to provide new insights, evaluation advice, analysis of current research, and most importantly, discussion of how to make practical use of social science research. Over the next few days, I’ll begin with a look at some of my own […]

A New Blog