ISSR connects scholars across disciplinary and methodological boundaries, enriching the repertoires of each, and opening opportunities for innovative new theory and research discoveries.
ISSR as a Natural Connector
Social science spans the human experience, and thrives through interdisciplinary collaboration. ISSR seminars, workshops, and methodology services build a robust community for debate and mutual learning on new frontiers in research, and spark innovation across disciplinary boundaries.
Social Sciences, Humanities & Environment Network
The Social Sciences, Humanities & Environment Network (SSHEN) is a grass-roots community of learning around social science issues in climate change and sustainability research.
Center for Economic Equity
ISSR supports the Center for Employment Equity (CEE), a new research center at UMass which conducts research on workplace equity, disseminating results widely to scholars, the public, policymakers, agencies, and the media.