• Anthony Awarded 2019 Michael Brody Award for Service

    Friday, May 31st, 2019

    Jerry Anthony, associate professor in the School of Urban and Regional Planning, UI Graduate College, and researcher in the Social and Education Policy Research Program, was awarded the 2019 Michael Brody Award for Service. He was nominated by Rangaswamy Rajagopal, professor of Geography. Dr. Anthony was recognized for his commitment to improving the quality of life for Iowans by expanding housing opportunities and eliminating disparities in urban and rural communities.

  • Scholars-in-Residence to Study Care Coordination Networks

    Thursday, May 30th, 2019

    The Public Policy Center (PPC) welcomed the first PPC Summer Scholars-in-Residence team in mid-May.

  • UI3/ISRC Data Science Institute Returns in June

    Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

    The UI Iowa Social Science Research Center and the Iowa Informatics Initiative will host a data science institute featuring five mini-classes the week of June 10, 2019.

  • Anthony Chosen as Delegate for First UN Habitat Assembly

    Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

    Jerry Anthony, Researcher in the Social and Education Policy Research Program, was chosen as a delegate to the first United Nations Habitat Congress (UN-Habitat) in Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Students Present at Iowa Public Health Governor's Conference

    Monday, April 29th, 2019

    Several of Natoshia Askelson's students presented their work at the Iowa Public Health Governor's Conference in Des Moines on April 24.

  • NPR's Tamara Keith Interviews UI Students for Morning Edition

    Thursday, April 11th, 2019

    As part of her recent visit to the University of Iowa campus, National Public Radio's Tamara Keith spent time with some UI students, gauging their feelings about the upcoming 2020 caucus and election

  • Campus Climate Studies Released to UI Community

    Friday, April 5th, 2019

    The results of a survey conducted by Sarah Bruch were revealed in the 2019-21 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion action plan, aimed to strengthen the campus climate.

  • 2019 ICPSR Summer Program Scholarships Available

    Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

    The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) is offering funds to support training in statistics, quantitative methods, research design, and data analysis at the 2019 ICPSR Summer Program. 

  • Project TIER Call for Applications

    Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

    Project TIER, an international community of scholars working on changing norms of research practice to promote transparency and reproducibility of empirical research in the social sciences, will award three or four faculty fellowships for the 2019-20 academic year. Their mission statement states that they are "guided by the principle that providing comprehensive replication documentation for research involving statistical data should be as ubiquitous and routine as providing a list of references."

    Call for Applications

  • Request for Proposals: Run Up to the Iowa Caucuses Events

    Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

    The Public Policy Center is coordinating a Run Up to the Iowa Caucuses series of educational events that relate to the 2020 election and Iowa’s first in the nation caucus.