• Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

    The Iowa Social Science Research Center supports access to the Central Plains Research Data Center (CPRDC) for faculty at the University of Iowa, which is a member of the CPRDC consortium.

  • Thursday, December 21st, 2017

    The University of Iowa, a pioneer in Informatics research will host a data science institute featuring a number of mini-classes the week of January 9-12.

  • Monday, August 28th, 2017

    The Iowa Social Science Research Center will kickoff its Fall 2017 workshop series on Thursday, Sept. 7. The workshop series runs through November. 

  • Friday, May 12th, 2017

    Samantha Korns, who worked at the ISRC as a student employee for three years and is currently an acting supervisor for the call center, has been selected to receive a Fulbright U.S. Student Program Award for an English teaching assistantship to Russia.

  • 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, presented 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.