Political Science and Public Policy Research

About the Center

The Center for Political Science and Public Policy Research, a research center housed in the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Political Science Department, seeks to provide a number of services to the region including the development of survey instruments, data analysis and evaluation of existing programs and services.  Its focus is on state and local governance, courts and criminal justice and public opinion.   The Center directors have expertise in the construction, execution, and analysis of survey instruments and data as well as experience conducting field research and constructing "best practices" websites for government agencies and their staffs.  Additionally, the Center provides undergraduate research and employment opportunities for students.