About Dr. Idleman & Associates, Dissertation Consulting


Our job is to make sure you finish your dissertation.

The dissertation consulting we provide is not unlike the help you would receive from an excellent chair if you were the only student. Idleman & Associates provide a more intense level of help and feedback, so you can finish your dissertation and graduate quickly.

Additionally, your chair is not entirely in your corner. Chairs are tasked with “guarding the gate,” so to speak, to make sure only the best and brightest obtain the ultimate prize—the doctoral degree.

Our only goal is to provide you with the help you need to Get your dissertation completed, Get it defended, and Get your degree!

We pride ourselves on providing a valuable albeit affordable service that supports you every step of the way, a job we have been doing for more than 20 years.

What we are not:

We are NOT a paper writing service. Beware of companies that offer to write your paper for you. Submitting a dissertation written by someone other than yourself may be grounds for your dismissal from your program.

Choose a dissertation coach who has helped hundreds of doctoral students finish their dissertations.

Dr. Lynda Idleman Dissertation ConsultantLynda Idleman is a statistician who possesses the best qualities of an investigator, lawyer, and storyteller. She is a problem solver who is naturally inquisitive, knows what questions to ask, and listens well. She objectively evaluates information, draws succinct conclusions, and expertly defends the results. And, she presents the information in a way that is interesting, understandable, and relevant.

Dr. Idleman earned her Ph.D. in research, statistics, and measurement in 1993 from Georgia State University. She established Idleman & Associates in 1991, where she heads up all firm projects. Depending on the clients’ needs, she chooses from a network of associates with proven expertise in various fields.

She has served as chair, business secretary, and program chair of the SIG on Survey Research in Education of the American Educational Research Association (AERA).

Her client list includes more than 500 doctoral students, the American College of Rheumatology, the Acoustic Neuroma Association, the Society of Municipal Arborists, the Atlanta Fulton County Public Library, the American Diabetes Association, the National Society of High School Scholars, Randstad North America, and the 100 Black Men of Atlanta.