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ISR Insight Speaker Series

ISR Insights Speaker Series - The Trouble with Passion: How Searching for Fulfillment at Work Fosters Inequality with Erin Cech. Thursday, February 24 at noon Eastern via Zoom.

Our Insights Speaker Series continues this semester. Coming up:

The Trouble with Passion: How Searching for Fulfillment at Work Fosters Inequality
Thursday, February 24 at 12pm ET via Zoom

Speaker: Erin Cech, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Michigan; Faculty Associate, Population Studies Center

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Our Centers

ISR consists of five separate but interdependent research centers, each with a particular focus and capabilities.

Faculty Profiles

ISR’s faculty experts conduct groundbreaking and wide-ranging social science research — representing more than 20 academic disciplines. Included below are two examples of the type of work being done by members of our team.

  • William G Axinn

    Professor of Sociology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Research Professor, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research and Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy
    Dr. Axinn is professor of survey research, population studies, sociology and public policy at the University of Michigan. Axinn is … more
  • Jason D Owen-Smith

    Professor of Sociology, Professor of Organizational Studies, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Executive Director of Research Analytics - University of Michigan Office of Research, Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research and Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy
    Jason Owen-Smith is a sociologist who examines how science, commerce, and the law cohere and conflict in contemporary societies … more

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