Grants

Current Grants

The Politics of Professional Change
Steven Boutcher (sociology)
Office of Research Development (FRG)
2015

The Rise of Insecure Work and the Persistence and/or Abatement of Durable Inequality
Enobong (Anna) Branch (sociology)
National Science Foundation
2014–2016

Cross-national Differences in Gendered Self-Employment Participation and Earnings: The Role of Work-Family Policy and Cultural Contexts
Michelle Budig (sociology)
National Science Foundation
2014–2016

Families Go to College: Sustaining Inequality?
Naomi Gerstel (sociology)
Spencer Foundation
2015–2016

Examining Changes in Network Configuration and Composition with Health-Related Behaviors of American Adults
Mark Pachucki, Principal Investigator of pilot study, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Sub-contract award to UMass, National Institute of Health/ National Institute of Aging
2015–2016

Promoting Employee Health Through the Worksite Food Environment
Mark Pachucki, Co-Investigator (sociology) with Anne Thorndike (Massachusetts General Hospital)
National Institute of Health
2015–2020

Contents and Contexts of Cyberfullying: An Epidemiologic Study using Electronic Detection and Social Network Analysis
Anthony Paik, Co-Investigator (sociology) with Marizen Ramirez, Shelly Campos, Octav Chipara, Padmini Srinivasan, Cori Peek-Asa, and Karen Heimer
University of Iowa
2014–2016

Collaborative Research: Women in Science and the Technology Policy
Laurel Smith-Doerr (sociology)
National Science Foundation
2012–2016

Collaborative Research: The Social Organization of Collaboration in the Chemical Sciences
Laurel Smith-Doerr (sociology)
National Science Foundation
2011–2016

Anneliese Maier Research Award. Collaboration Award to Promote the Internationalisation of the Humanities & Social Sciences in Germany
Donald Tomaskovic-Devey (sociology)
Von Humboldt Foundation
2014–2016

Building an Interdisciplinary Equal Employment Opportunity Research Network and Data Capacity
Donald Tomaskovic-Devey (sociology), M.V. Lee Badgett (economics), and Fridan Kurtulus (economics)
National Science Foundation
2013–2018

Collaborative Research: The Organizational Production of Earnings Inequalities: A Comparative Project Using LEEP Data
Donald Tomaskovic-Devey (sociology)
National Science Foundation
2015–2018

Doctoral Dissertation Research: An Ecology of Bullying: Conflict and Community in a Small-Town High School
Robert Zussman (sociology) with Sarah Miller (sociology)
National Science Foundation
2015–2016

Past Grants

Union Contracts and the Negotiation of Work Hours and Schedules
Dan Clawson (sociology), Naomi Gerstel (sociology)
National Science Foundation
2012–2014

Editorship of Gender and Society
Joya Misra (sociology and public policy)
2011–2017

Prayers of Healing and Supplication: Islam and the Struggle for “Pure” Faith
Fareen Parvez (sociology)
Social Science Research Council
2012–2014

Does Financialization Contribute to Growing Income Inequality?
Donald Tomaskovic-Devey (sociology)
Institute for New Economic Thinking
2013–2015

Building Research Capacity with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Donald Tomaskovic-Devey (sociology)
Russell Sage Foundation
2013–2014