Northeastern University Public Evaluation Lab


NU-PEL is an interdisciplinary lab comprised of faculty and student teams conducting evaluation research on what is/is not successful in various community programs that leads to healthier communities and enhances the lives of those living within them. The lab is a collaboration of the Institute on Health Equity and Social Justice Research in Bouvé College of Health Sciences and the Institute on Race and Justice in the College of Social Sciences and Humanities.


Community Partners

NU-PEL works collaboratively with organizations to determine their unique evaluation needs and provide appropriate evaluation assistance.


NU-PEL brings together faculty from multiple colleges and different disciplines who share an interest in evaluation and supports their work.


NU-PEL offers students at the undergraduate and graduate levels from across the University an opportunity to gain knowledge, skills & hands-on experience in the growing field of evaluation.

NU-PEL Annual Reports