from 20+ academic disciplines
Join us for our ISR Insights Speaker Series
Wednesday, May 12
What will parents, educators, and researchers need to consider regarding achievement and learning gains as children are likely to return to in-person schooling in Fall 2021? Dr. Pamela Davis-Kean will discuss her research on how homeschooling was discussed on social media, the issues related to “holding back” or repeating a grade in primary school, and how new proposed policies for free community college may be important for helping those in secondary education get extra time to develop skills for entry into a four-year college.
ISR consists of five separate but interdependent research centers, each with a particular focus and capabilities.
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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.
Faculty Associate, CPS Professor, LSA Communication And Media Professor, Stamps School Of Art & Design Professor, School Of InformationDr. Sandvig's major research areas include new technological infrastructure and public policy, advances in wireless technology the use of … more
May 11, 2021
U-M Political Scientist and Founding President of the World Values Survey, Ronald Inglehart Dies at 86
ANN ARBOR– Ronald F. Inglehart, 86, died on May 8, 2021, after a long illness. One of the world’s most Read more
May 4, 2021
ANN ARBOR—Educating athletes, parents and coaches about concussion treatment and prevention has been a priority during the last decade, but Read more