Iowa Social Science Research Center
  • Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

    David Frisvold, PPC Scholar-in-Residence and associate professor in the Department of Economics, will participate in a work shop at Iowa State University, "Federal Statistical Research Data Centers: Opportunities for Researchers to Use Restricted Access Data," on Thursday, March 30. Frisvold will present "Health Economics Research in the RDC."

  • Monday, February 6th, 2017

    Researchers (faculty, staff and graduate students) and research administrators are invited to participate in a series of National Science Foundation (NSF) Mini Workshops sponsored by the Iowa Social Science Research Center.

  • Friday, November 11th, 2016

    The University of Iowa, a pioneer in informatics research will host a data science institute featuring a number of mini-classes the week of Jan. 9-13, 2017. The workshop is a collaborative effort between the ISRC and the Iowa Informatics Initiative (UI3).

  • Thursday, October 20th, 2016

    This October and November, voters in Iowa City will have the opportunity to vote on a ballot measure to reduce the number of signatures required to qualify an initiative or referendum for the ballot. 

  • Friday, October 14th, 2016

    Bear Braumoeller, associate professor of political science at The Ohio State University, will present The Contributions of Social Science to Data Visualization, from 4 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 30 in W307 Pappajohn Business Building (PBB). 

  • Friday, September 23rd, 2016

    Fred Boehmke, director of the Iowa Social Science Research Center and professor of political science, recently received a grant from the National Science Foundation.

  • Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

    The Iowa Social Science Research Center is currently hiring for the position of telephone research interviewer. This is a University of Iowa student position. 

  • Monday, August 8th, 2016

    Fred Boehmke, director of the Iowa Social Science Research Center and professor of political science, received a grant from the National Science Foundation. The $420,000 grant will fund two years of research at the University of Iowa and three other universities – Penn State, Notre Dame and the University of Massachusetts.

  • Friday, October 30th, 2015

    The results of the University of Iowa Hawkeye Poll show presidential candidates Ben Carson and Hilary Clinton leading in the caucus poll, but predict a Clinton-Trump face off in the general election.
  • Thursday, October 15th, 2015

    The Hawkeye Poll, which is coordinated by the University of Iowa Political Science Department and the Iowa Social Science Research Center (ISRC), will be running a poll across the state of Iowa next week from October 19 through October 25.  

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