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ISR’s 2021 MLK Day: Where Do We Go From Here

Youth Activism: Lessons from Flint and Beyond
Mari Copeny
Monday, January 18

Community Engaged Research: Reflections on MLK’s Legacy
Dr. Breanca Merritt
Wednesday, January 27 *NEW DATE*
2 – 3pm

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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.

  • Fabian T. Pfeffer

    Faculty Associate, PSC Research Associate Professor, SRC-PSID Associate Professor, Sociology
    Fabian Pfeffer received his Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2010 after receiving his undergraduate … more
  • Margaret C. Levenstein

    Center Director, ICPSR Research Professor, SRC-HRS Research Professor, School Of Information
    Maggie Levenstein received a Ph.D. in economics from Yale University and a B.A. from Barnard College, Columbia University. … more