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Executive Committee

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Paul Brest

Co-Director, Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, Professor of Law, Emeritus
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David Grusky

Director of the Center on Poverty and Inequality, Professor of Sociology
Market Failure, Poverty, and Inequality
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Jens Hainmueller

Faculty Co-Director of the Immigration Policy Lab, Professor of Political Science, Stanford University
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Shanto Iyengar

Professor of Political Science , Director of the American National Election Studies
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David Laitin

Faculty Co-Director of the Immigration Policy Lab, Professor of Political Science, Stanford University
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Walter Powell

Professor of Education & Sociology (by courtesy), Co-Director of the Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society
The Mimir Project: What Drives the Dynamics of Science?
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Rob Reich

Associate Professor of Political Science, Co-Director of the Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society
Philanthropy, Policy and Technology Project
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Mitchell Stevens

Education, Director of the Center for Advanced Research through Online Learning
Crafting the World: How Humanists and Social Scientists Make Knowledge in the Global Era
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Jeff Hancock

Director, Center for Computational Social Science, Communication
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Karen Cook

Stanford IRiSS Director, Ray Lyman Wilbur Professor of Sociology, Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity
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Matt Snipp

Stanford IRiSS Deputy Director , Director of Secure Data Center, Burnet C. and Mildred Finley Wohlford Professor, Stanford University

Current Faculty Fellows

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Paulla Ebron

Anthropology
Making Tropical Africa in the Sea Islands
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Angela Garcia

Anthropology
The Annex: Violence and Recovery on the Edge of Mexico City
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Angela Garcia

Anthropology
The Annex: Violence and Recovery on the Edge of Mexico City
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Jennifer Pan

Communication, CSS Faculty Steering Committee
Information Manipulation in the Digital Age: How Chinese Officials Conceal Online Accusations of Corruption
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David Pedulla

Sociology
The Organizational Bases of Hiring Discrimination
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Ken Scheve

Political Science
Globalization, Public Opinion, and the UK’s Post-Brexit Economic Future
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Krish Seetah

Anthropology
Improving Malaria 'Early Warning' Predictive Models: A Proof-of-Concept Using Archeo-Historic and Climate Data
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Paul Sniderman

Public Policy
The Challenge of Muslim Inclusion in Western Europe
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Isaac Sorkin

Economics
Information Manipulation in the Digital Age: How Chinese Officials Conceal Online Accusations of Corruption

Current Seed Grant Recipients

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Alberto Diaz-Cayeros

Freeman Spogli Institute
The Problem of Police Violence
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Vicky Fouka

Political Science
The Role of History and Family Experience in Shaping Xenophobic Attitudes
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Jeff Hancock

Communication
Social Robots as Media
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Ian Hodder

Anthropology
Virtually Rebuilding Catalhoyuk
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Shanto Iyengar

Political Science
Divided we Stand: Partisan Media, Selective Exposure, and Political Polarization
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Brian Knutson

Psychology
Cultural Neuroscience of Trust and Resource Sharing
Beatriz Magaloni

Beatriz Magaloni

Political Science
The Problem of Police Violence
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Francisco Ramirez

Education
World Gender Database
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Byron Reeves

Communication
Social Robots as Media
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Jeanne Tsai

Psychology
Cultural Neuroscience of Trust and Resource Sharing
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Christine Wotipka

Education
World Gender Database