from 20+ academic disciplines
Welcome to ISR
We are a leader in developing and applying new social science methods, and are committed to educating the next generation of social scientists. Learn more:
ISR consists of five separate but interdependent research centers, each with a particular focus and capabilities.
Projects & Grants
We conduct research in a wide variety of areas. View some of our recent project highlights or explore them all by topic area.
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.
May 9, 2019
ANN ARBOR – The contributions of Bob Willis over his long and distinguished career will be highlighted at the University Read more
May 9, 2019
Note from David Lam: Congrats to ICPSR for receiving the 2019 National Medal for Museum and Library Service
I am thrilled to announce that ICPSR at the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research (ISR) is a recipient Read more
May 6, 2019
ANN ARBOR—Muslim leaders face a perilous task when asked to publicly respond to violent attacks carried out by Muslim extremists. Read more