Why Work at the Institute for Social Research?

At the Institute for Social Research, we offer meaningful career opportunities and paths for advancement for faculty and staff. Our team contributes to our mission to plan and conduct rigorous social science research, disseminate research results, and to train future generations of social scientists.

Jobs at ISR


In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, the University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family, and plan for a secure future.

Benefits at the University of Michigan

U-M Benefits and Wellness

Workplace Values

The University of Michigan is committed to establishing, supporting and maintaining a culture where all members of the U-M community feel safe and supported.

Culture Journey

ISR seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan, to maintain the excellence of the university, and to ground our research in varied disciplines, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

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