Through the Office for Public Engagement and Scholarship (OPES), University Outreach and Engagement develops and sustains university-community partnerships that are mutually beneficial and impactful through community-based participatory evaluation and research.

Services for Community Partners

  • Partnership Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Community-Based Participatory Research
  • Research and Evaluation Capacity Building and Training

Services for MSU Faculty, Staff, and Students

  • Partnership Development
  • Evaluation Capacity Building
  • Knowledge Exchange

Learning Resources

OPES also provides resources to help faculty and community organizations in research and evaluation, grant writing, data analysis, and data sourcing. Visit the Learning Resources section of the CERC website for details.

Contact: Miles McNall, Director for Community-Engaged Research, Office for Public Engagement and Scholarship