in the public interest



from 20+ academic disciplines

Inclusive Research Matters Seminar Series

Are we thinking about the role of inclusion in research enough? Learn more about the links between inclusion and research at the inaugural Inclusive Research Matters seminar series, co-sponsored by the ISR DEI Educational Programs Working Group, the Population Studies Center, and the Michigan Program in Survey and Data Science.

Inclusive Research Matters Series. "Equity and Inclusion in Accessible Survey Design," with Scott Crawford, Founder and Chief Vision Officer at SoundRocket. Wednesday, December 8 at noon Eastern via Zoom.

Equity & Inclusion in Accessible Survey Design
Wednesday, December 8, noon -1:00pm ET via Zoom
Scott Crawford, Founder and Chief Vision Officer, SoundRocket

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.

  • Walter Dempsey

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Research Assistant Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research
    Walter Dempsey is an Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and Assistant Research Professor at the Institute for Social Research. His research … more
  • Frederick G Conrad

    Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Program Director, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, Professor of Psychology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and Adjunct Clinical Professor of Information, School of Information
    Dr. Conrad is a survey methodologist whose recent work has focused on respondents' understanding of survey questions. He also studies … more