Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Government

Center for Technology in Government

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The mission is to foster public sector innovation, enhance capability, generate public value, and support good governance.

Center for Women in Government & Civil Society

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CWGCS seeks to deepen and broaden political access and economic opportunities for women by strengthening the capacity of government, nonprofit and business sectors to implement gender-responsive, inclusive and equitable policies, practices and services

Institute for Informatics, Logistics, and Security Studies

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This effort aims to assist the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) in developing a world-class computational social science lab complementing its effort in network science and related disciplines as part of the ARL Open Campus initiative. This project aims to significantly advance the state-of-the-art in the emerging field of computational social science. Specifically, the goal is to develop and validate novel methodology for studying language and human behavior using computational methods that are firmly grounded in social science theory.

Institute for Traffic Safety Management and Research

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ITSMR was established in 1978 as a partnership between the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and the University and is funded completely with grants. It is a true partnership with the New York Governor's Commission on Traffic Safety. The Governor's Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC), which is part of DMV, originally funded Section 402 funds to receive highway safety funding from the federal government.

Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government

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The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government conducts studies and special projects to assist government and enhance the capacity of states and localities to meet critical challenges. Through its conferences, research, and publications, the Institute works with the best experts and top officials at all levels of government to forge creative solutions to public problems. The work of the Institute focuses on the role of state governments in the American federal system.