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Jan 28 2020
Posted in: IRiSS
SurveyFest, an event for undergraduate and graduate students interested in careers in public opinion and survey research sponsored by the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR), was hosted at IRiSS on Saturday, January 25. Panels on careers in survey and public opinion research...
Jan 27 2020
Posted in: Ethnography, Faculty, IRiSS
IRiSS is pleased to announce the launch of its newest research lab - the Center for Global Ethnography (CGE). The Center is a collaboration between IRiSS and the Department of Anthropology.  The mission of CGE is threefold: to convene scholars from multiple disciplines interested in ethnographic...
Jan 20 2020
Posted in: IRiSS
The IRiSS Advisory Board was honored to host General Jim Mattis - the 26th U.S. Secretary of Defense - at the Institute for a discussion on the importance of social science research, grand strategy, and leadership.
Dec 3 2019
Posted in: Faculty, IRiSS
Barbara Voss, associate professor of anthropology and 2015 IRiSS Faculty Fellow and Seed Grant recipient, recently published The Transnational Lives of Chinese Railroad Workers: Material Culture Research from a Guangdong Province Qiaoxiang and Railroad Worker Camp Sites in North America in China.
Dec 3 2019
Posted in: IRiSS
Researchers can only access restricted U.S. census and administrative data in one of 29 Federal Statistical Research Data Centers (RDCs) located across the country. At an event hosted by IRiSS and the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy (SIEPR), U.S.