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.
University Diversity and Social Transformation Professor, Hanes Walton Jr Collegiate Professor of Political Science and Afroamerican and African Studies, Professor of Political Science, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and Research Professor, Center for Political Studies, Institute for Social ResearchProfessor Hutchings’ general interests include public opinion, elections, voting behavior, and African American politics. Professor Hutchings also studies how the … more
May 16, 2022
Contact: Lauren Slagter, 734-929-8027, firstname.lastname@example.org Morgan Sherburne, 734-647-1844, email@example.com DETROIT—Two years into the pandemic, 72% of Detroit residents say their Read more
May 4, 2022
Contact: Jon Meerdink, firstname.lastname@example.org ANN ARBOR – The Institute for Social Research (ISR) is welcoming a new managing director. Thom Read more
May 4, 2022
Contact: Jim Erickson, 734-647-1842, email@example.com ANN ARBOR—Two University of Michigan professors are among the most recent inductees into the National Read more
May 3, 2022
ANN ARBOR—The U.S. Supreme Court acknowledged a leaked draft opinion on Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 court decision that Read more