from 20+ academic disciplines
Understanding and Addressing Racial Inequalities
In this episode of Michigan Minds, Margaret Hicken, Research Assistant Professor at ISR and the Division of Nephrology, and Director of RacismLab, discusses her research exploring how place, history, and the environment factor into racial health inequities.
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.
July 2, 2020
ANN ARBOR—Here’s positive news during these times of turmoil, strife and political divide: in some ways, conservatives and liberals are Read more
June 29, 2020
ANN ARBOR—Consumer confidence rose moderately in June along with the reopening of the economy in several parts of the country, Read more
June 25, 2020
DETROIT – A new report entitled “Entrepreneurship and Economic Opportunity in Detroit – Perceptions and Possibilities” was released today by Read more