Wayne State University joins IRIS

IRIS welcomes Wayne State University as its newest member. Membership in IRIS will help the university describe the human and economic impact of its fast-growing research enterprise. Wayne State’s sponsored research volume has grown 70% since 2015, totaling $320...

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Video available from “IRIS 101” webinar

Video is now available from the May 24, 2022, webinar titled “IRIS 101: An Introduction to the Institute for Research on Innovation and Science.” Jason Owen-Smith, Executive Director of IRIS and a professor of Sociology at the University of Michigan, made...

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IRIS’ Jason Owen-Smith and Bruce Weinberg co-author piece in the Harvard Data Science Review on a data mosaic approach to research on innovation and science

This article presents a new framework for realizing the value of linked data understood as a strategic asset and increasingly necessary form of infrastructure for policy-making and research in many domains. We outline a framework, the ‘data mosaic’ approach, which combines socio-organizational and technical aspects.

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