Response to Silent Sam Statement

December 18, 2018

Open Letter from the Odum Institute for Research in Social Science:   We have been overwhelmed by the support our statement on Silent Sam has received. As we enter our 95th year on campus, we often find ourselves looking back … Continued

Silent Sam Proposal an Affront to Odum Legacy

December 13, 2018

Open Letter from the Odum Institute for Research in Social Science: SILENT SAM PROPOSAL AN AFFRONT TO ODUM LEGACY   Last week, Chancellor Carol Folt and the Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recommended … Continued

Qualtrics Implementing 2-Step Verification December 11

November 28, 2018

Qualtrics Implementing 2-Step Verification December 11   Beginning December 11, 2018, 2-step Verification (Duo) will be required to log into Qualtrics. If you have not registered for Duo, visit the ITS 2-Step page for enrollment instructions before December 11 to … Continued

Odum Takes Part in Leading Criminal Justice Research

November 14, 2018

Odum Takes Part in Leading Criminal Justice Research By: Alana Edwards   The Odum Institute for Research in Social Science contributes to innovative criminal justice research in partnership with the Vera Institute of Justice, a New York-based criminal justice policy … Continued

CPSM Faculty: Jerry Reiter

August 16, 2018

Jerry Reiter Professor of Statistical Science Duke University Jerry Reiter is Professor of Statistical Science at Duke University. He received a PhD in statistics from Harvard University in 1999, and a BS in mathematics from Duke University in 1992. His … Continued

CPSM Faculty: Trent Buskirk

August 16, 2018

Trent Buskirk Director, Center for Survey Research Professor, Department of Management Science and Information Systems University of Massachusetts Boston Trent D. Buskirk, PhD received his Ph.D. in Statistics from Arizona State University in 1999 with emphasis in Survey Sampling. Since … Continued

Remembering Thomas M. Carsey

March 5, 2018

Remembering Thomas M. Carsey 1966 – 2018 Tom Carsey, the Odum Institute’s director from 2011 to 2017, died Wednesday, February 21, 2018, after a long battle with ALS.   Tom was the Odum Institute’s leader (and biggest cheerleader) during a … Continued