IRIS recently established a Policy and Outreach Committee (POC) that will serve as a nexus of communication between IRIS, its members, and a broad stakeholder community.
Recipients of the 2019 IRIS Researcher Awards include Dr. Ran Xu from Virginia Tech and Dr. Kevin Kniffin from Cornell University.
IRIS is sending out new spending reports for member universities based on the October 2018 data submission in the recently redesigned member portal.
Listen to IRIS Executive Director and University of Michigan Professor Jason Owen-Smith speaking on “The value of research universities” via podcast.
The partnership between IRIS and the U.S. Census Bureau was highlighted in the “Center for Economic Studies and Research Data Centers Research Report: 2017” issued in May 2018.
University of Michigan’s monthly research newsletter features story about the economic impact of its research on the state of Michigan, using IRIS UMETRICS data to highlight the work of researchers.