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October 15, 2019

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University Center for Social & Urban Research (UCSUR)

Cathedral of Learning

Established in 1972 to serve as a resource for researchers and educators interested in the basic and applied social and behavioral sciences.

412-624-5442
ucsur@pitt.edu


· Mission Statement ·

The mission of UCSUR is to work collaboratively to conduct inter-disciplinary research that improves communities and addresses social, economic, health, and policy issues most relevant to society.  UCSUR carries out this mission by (1) providing research support infrastructure and training in the social and behavioral sciences to faculty throughout the University; (2) collecting and disseminating regional and national policy-relevant data to support faculty research and community development, and (3) conducting original research in a few focused areas, including urban impact analysis, survey methodology, and psychosocial aspects of aging.

· Fast Facts ·

$70M

in Research Impact

(FY 2018-19)

(Total funding for all UCSUR-affiliated projects)

> 50

Multidisiplinary
Collaborators

(FY 2018-19)



> 30 

Peer Reviewed Publications

(FY 2018-19)

> 5,000  

Google Scholar Citations

(FY 2018-19)



$20,000

Awarded to
Pitt Researchers

(FY 2018-19)



Research Network 
 
University
Center for Social & Urban Research
3343 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

ucsur@pitt.edu
412-624-5442