Center for Peace Studies and Violence Prevention

The CPSVP is a hub for research, education, service learning, and community outreach dedicated to the study and prevention of violence in global and local contexts.

Race & Policy Research Center

The Race and Social Policy Research Center seeks  to fulfill two primary goals: (1) to conduct and disseminate original research in the area of public policy with a direct emphasis on race and ethnicity; and (2) to prepare promising graduate students to think and speak critically, plan quality research, and contribute to public-policy discussions related to race and ethnicity.

Laboratory for the Study of Youth Inequality and Justice

The Youth Inequality and Justice research group is dedicated to examining/exploring/investigating the correlates, disparities, consequences, interventions, and policies for underserved and underrepresented youth.