“Research  @  Rockefeller” Open House  

Research @ Rockefeller Open House  

“Research @ Rockefeller” Open House  

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 

The University at Albany's Research & Entrepreneurship (R&E) Week will unite researchers, innovators and leaders from across the University to demonstrate the impact of research on the world around us. By providing a forum for scholars from diverse disciplines to come together, this inaugural event will showcase UAlbany’s research and economic potential while fostering new partnerships.

Rockefeller College will be participating in the University at Albany’s Research Week “Open House” on Tuesday, October 17th with a day of exciting opportunities to learn more about the College’s research and outreach.

In its morning session, Rockefeller College will highlight its research and outreach organizations with a joint presentation about the research, training, and policy engagement they conduct and a meet-and-great opportunity. The afternoon session will showcase faculty scholarship taking place at the College across the disciplines of political science, public administration and policy, and criminal justice with themed, interactive panel sessions.       

Morning Session 

“Expertise with Impact: Meet Rockefeller’s Research and Outreach Organizations” 

Time: 9:30am-12:00pm
Location: Husted Hall, Room 106 and the Husted Cafe 

9:30-9:45am: Welcome Remarks     

9:45-11:00am: Presentations by Rockefeller College’s Research and Outreach Organizations 
  • Center for Policy Research
  • Hindelang Criminal Justice Research Center
  • Professional Development Program
  • Center for Women in Government and Civil Society
  • Institute for Traffic Safety Management & Research (ITSMR)
  • Center for Technology in Government

11:00am-12:00pm: Coffee, Snacks, and Meet & Greet 

Each organization will have representatives available to meet attendees to further discuss their research and outreach activities. 

Afternoon Session 

“Policy, Politics, and Justice: Highlighting the Scholarship of Rockefeller College Faculty”  

Time: 1:30-4:00pm 
Location: Milne Hall, Room 001 

1:30-1:40pm: Welcome Remarks 

1:40-2:20pm: Panel 1 “Artificial Intelligence and Data Science for Public Policy” 

Virginia EubanksAssociate Professor, Department of Political Science
Stefan Kehlenbach, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science
Luis F. Luna-ReyesProfessor, Department of Public Administration & Policy

2:20-3:00pm: Panel 2 “Criminal Justice and Public Management for Social Good” 

Mikhail Ivonchyk, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration & Policy
Mary Ellen StittAssistant Professor, School of Criminal Justice
Jason RobeyAssistant Professor, School of Criminal Justice

3:00-3:10pm: Break 

3:10-3:50pm: Panel 3 “Politics and Elections” 

Cammie Jo BolinAssistant Professor, Department of Political Science 
Dina RefkiDirector of the Center for Women in Government & Civil Society
Niloufer SiddiquiAssistant Professor, Department of Political Science

Click here to watch the video recordings of the panel presentations.