CSBS and NCSA host Data Science Kick-Off Event

The Data Science for Social and Behavioral Science Kick Off Event, hosted by the Center for Social & Behavioral Science (CSBS) and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), was designed to bridge the gap between data science and social and behavioral research, and to empower scientists with the tools and knowledge needed to incorporate […]

Data Science for SBS: FSRDC Info Session Recap

Hosted by CSBS, the FSRDC Information Session introduced researchers to the capabilities and benefits of utilizing the Illinois Federal Statistical Research Data Center (FSRDC). The event was particularly geared towards social and behavioral scientists interested in accessing a wealth of restricted-use microdata for their research projects. FSRDCs are partnerships between the U.S. Census Bureau, other […]

Community Engaged Research Series Recap

The Center for Social & Behavioral Science (CSBS), together with the College of Education and Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute (IHSI), launched the Community-Engaged Research Series in 2023 to provide community-engaged researchers at Illinois with the skills and resources needed to advance their research and effectively address common challenges.  In its first year, the series brought […]

Doughnuts & Dialogue | Community Engaged Research Series | May 10

The Center for Social & Behavioral Science, College of Education, and Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute invited community-engaged researchers to network over coffee and doughnuts May 10, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Siebel Center for Design East Terrace. The event was a chance for researchers to connect on topics shared throughout the Community-Engaged Research Series, […]

Illinois Federal Statistical Research Data Center  Information Session | April 3rd

The Center for Social & Behavioral Science invites social and behavioral scientists to learn about how they can use the Illinois Federal Statistical Research Data Center (FSRDC) to answer important questions relevant to their research. The Illinois FSRDC on our campus provides access to restricted-use microdata from various federal agencies, which researchers can use to learn about economic and other issues affecting society.

Meet CSBS Communications Coordinator Rose Keane

Rose joined the Center for Social and Behavioral Science in November 2023 as Communications Coordinator. Rose’s role is to manage and coordinate the communications efforts of the CSBS, advancing its programs, services, community engagement, research, and partnerships. Tell us briefly about your personal and professional background. My interest in science communication began early, when I […]

New interdisciplinary research center established with CSBS, IGB, and SSW

The Bill and Julie Kellner Center for Neurogenomics, Behavior and Society will bring together a breadth of fields, including genomic biology, neuroscience, the social sciences, and social work. The Kellner’s generous commitment will create the first named center of its kind in the US. The Center will bring together researchers from the Carl R. Woese […]

Power Analysis Workshop | Oct 13

Hosted by the Center for Social and Behavioral Science, this workshop on power analysis is designed to help participants develop these essential skills of designing a study and choosing a sample, as well as evaluating the research of others. Led by Prof. Kevin Grimm, Director of Facilities and Research Advancement at Arizona State University.