The Iowa Social Science Research Center (ISRC) is a resource for interdisciplinary social science research on the University of Iowa campus.


The ISRC offers the following:

  • A university-based call and survey data collection center for original social science data collection
  • Professional assistance in identifying appropriate funding agencies for faculty and student research
  • Assistance in preparing grant proposals and budgets to produce high-quality submissions to external funding agencies
  • Post-award assistance with grant reporting requirements, Institutional Review Board requirements, and grants accounting needs
  • A forum for promoting the pursuit of interdisciplinary research on the UI campus
  • Support for the development of research agendas and ideas
  • Technical support for social science research projects on the University of Iowa campusISRC logo