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Ascend Dissertation Research Solutions

At Ascend Dissertation Research Solutions, we provide a client-centered personalized approach to dissertation and research mentoring. Click here to learn more about our services.

Services

OUR SERVICES

Dissertation Mentoring

Dissertation Mentoring

Assistance From Start to Finish

Topic Development

 

Prospectus & Concept Paper

Decision Making Regarding Methodology, Design, & Research Questions

Literature Search and Comprehensive Literature Review

Selection of Study Instruments

Selection of Sample & Power Analysis

Recruitment, Data Collection, and Data Analysis 

 

Alignment to University Rubrics & Templates

IRB Application Assistance

Assistance with Academic Quality Review/University Review

Quantitative Methods & Analyses

Non-parametric tests

Chi-square goodness of fit

Chi-square test of independence

Kruskall-Wallis

Mnn-Whitney

Comparative Tests

Z-tests

T-tests

 ANOVA/MANOVA

ANCOVA/MANCOVA

Correlations

Pearson

Spearman's Rho

Point Biserial

Partial

Regression Models

Linear/Multiple Linear/Hierarchical 

Logistic Regression

Ordinal Regression

Advanced Statistics

Exploratory Factor Analysis

Confirmatory Factor Analysis

Mediation and Moderation

Path Analysis

Structural Equation Modeling

Qualitative Methods & Analyses

Selecting the Right Qualitative Design

Qualitative Descriptive

Phenomenology

Case Study

Ethnography

Grounded Theory

Qualitative Analyses

Thematic Analysis

Interpretive Phenomenological Analysis

Content Analysis

Concept Mapping 

Editing & Proofreading

Developmental and content editing of dissertation chapters

Structural and mechanical editing, inclusive of alignment of dissertation chapter sections to rubrics and templates

Alignment to rubric and templates; proper formatting

Proof-reading and fact-checking

Final dissertation edits and formatting for publication

Additional Research Services

Program Evaluation

Logic Modeling

Feasibility Study

Formative (Process) Evaluation

Summative (Outcome) Evaluation

Evaluation Design

Survey Development

Item & Scale Development & Refinement

Pilot Testing

Psychometric Analysis (EFA/CFA)

Validity Testing

Grants

Search & Respond to Grant RFPs

Grant Writing

Grants for Doctoral Students

Grants for Dissertations

Journal Article Editing & Assistance

SPSS 28.0 Training & Guidance

About

ABOUT US

What Makes Ascend Dissertation Research Solutions Unique

Welcome!

My name is Dr. Laura Plybon, owner of Ascend Dissertation Research Solutions. I have over 20 years of experience in academia and the nonprofit world.

 

I have been a dissertation mentor since 2012. Under my guidance, over 250 graduate students successfully defended their dissertations and graduated. 

 

What makes Ascend so unique?

  • Focus on dissertation mentoring: clients can rest assured that we will provide support and guidance throughout their dissertation journey 
  • High academic, research, and ethical standards to ensure that clients receive the respect and guidance they deserve

  • Focus on quality over quantity; the relationship with the client is the number one priority

  • High-quality services at affordable and reasonable rates.

Ascend Dissertation: Success Data

20

300

100%

15

Years of Experience

Satisfied Clients

Graduation Rate

Client-written conference presentations & publications

Laura E. Plybon, PhD

Owner & Consultant

Testimonials

TESTIMONIALS

Dr. Laura is simply terrific! The support, feedback, and guidance throughout my research study was impeccable. In addition, I learned throughout my experience that Laura is the type of consultant that any doctoral student candidate aspires to learn from - both in qualitative and quantitative research. I have never met such thoughtful, competent, gifted, personable, resourceful, analytical, and talented coach. She has credentials of the highest caliber. The qualities that Laura possesses added to her unwavering dedication to all aspects of research. Going above and beyond with personalized attention! She has my highest recommendation!

Dr. L. R., Educational Leadership, Northeastern University

Clients
Contact

CONTACT US

Get in Touch

Ready to take your dissertation or research to the next level? Have questions about our services? Contact Ascend Dissertation Research Solutions to learn more about our personalized dissertation mentoring services. We offer a free consultation.

Dr. Laura Plybon

(417) 827-2444

leplybon@gmail.com

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