Mulder Thesis Experiment

Mulder - Thesis Experiment

The study will use a website for participants to answer analytical feedback based on a fictitious case study. The format will be based on a nation security intelligence question, common to intelligence professionals.

Derek Mulder Thesis Study

Participation Consent Form

The purpose of this research is measure the various intelligence analysis approaches.
Your participation involves a short instruction section online, followed by site with an blank form with various pieces of evidence for analysis. You will be tasked with using the evidence to answer an analytical question. Participation for this should be around 30 to 45 minutes.
There are no foreseeable risks or discomforts associated with your participation in this study. Participation is voluntary and you have the right to opt out of the study at any time for any reason without penalty. Cookies are used for session tracking on your browser but are deleted on conclusion of the experiment; this is so your responses are still available in case of any unforeseeable interruptions.
By submitting your answers to the survey, you hereby acknowledge that your involvement in this research is voluntary and agree that the use of your data can be used for the purpose of this research. In addition, by clicking on the link below, you are confirming that you are at least 18 years of age. If you choose to participate, you will be directed to a webpage hosted at DAGIR Co. The site optionally collects your name or student ID for purposes of extra credit in intelligence oriented courses. Your IP address will be stored for security purposes.

Click here to participate in the survey

(This link will take you to an intelligence report and survey- PLEASE NOTE: if the survey does not appear when you click on the link above wait a few seconds and please press F5 or click refresh)
If you have any questions about this research feel free to contact me at Derek dot D dot mulder@gmail.com

Research at Mercyhurst College which involves human participants is overseen by the Institutional Review Board. Questions or problems regarding your rights as a participant should be addressed to Mr. Timothy Harvey; Institutional Review Board Chair; Mercyhurst College; 501 East 38th Street; Erie, Pennsylvania 16546-0001; Telephone (814) 824-3372.