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.
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, 2015The 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.