1. Margaret Levenstein named director of ICPSR

    May 31, 2017 Maggie Levenstein

    Margaret Levenstein appointed the director of the ICPSR – the largest archive of digital social science data in the world, founded in 1962. Levenstein will be the ICPSR’s first female director. “Maggie’s vision for ICPSR’s future is exciting,” said ICPSR Governing Council Chair Chandra Muller. “She has a strong academic research background, understands the potential of data science for current and future social science researchers, and has a stellar reputation both nationally and internationally. We were impressed by her skill in bringing together experts from diverse fields for the advancement of social science research goals. The Council is looking forward to working with her.”