ICPSR announces the 2017 Warren E. Miller Award and William H. Flanigan Award winners

ANN ARBOR, MI – ICPSR is proud to announce that Julia Lane and Robert McCaa have been named the recipients of the 2017 Warren E. Miller Award, and Bobray Bordelon has been named the recipient of the 2017 William H. Flanigan Award.

Lane is a Professor at New York University’s Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP), and at NYU’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. She also serves as a Provostial Fellow for Innovation Analytics and Senior Fellow at NYU’s GovLab. 

McCaa is a founding member as Ambassador of the Integrated Public Use Microdata Series (IPUMS)-International project. His publications are focused on the questions and concerns of National Statistical Offices about what happens to the microdata once they are entrusted to the Minnesota Population Center (MPC).

Bordelon, a Princeton University Economics & Finance Librarian/Data Services Librarian, is a long-time, active ICPSR Official Representative, who has been a knowledgeable and effective promoter of ICPSR's data and other resources. Since 2014, he has co-taught the ICPSR Summer Program workshop on Providing Social Sciences Data Services.

The Warren E. Miller Award for Meritorious Service to the Social Sciences was initiated in 1993 to recognize individuals who have had a profound impact on social science research and infrastructure. The William H. Flanigan Award for Distinguished Service as an ICPSR Official Representative was established in 1995 and is intended to acknowledge the contributions of individuals representing ICPSR member institutions. Read more on the awards and previous award winners.

Awards will be presented to each of the honorees at the 2017 Biennial ICPSR Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 12.

Contact: Dory Knight-Ingram

 

Aug 10, 2017

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