With expertise in quantitative and qualitative assessment, as well as business process re-engineering, the Institute for Governmental Service and Research (IGSR) provides applied research, education, training, and technology innovations to meet the needs of state and local governments. IGSR partners with local, state and federal agencies, university researchers, and community organizations to work in such areas as organizational effectiveness, leadership and governance, public safety, public health, justice administration, fiscal management, and land use and growth management.
This page announces the Institutes's current openings for faculty, staff, and students. Information on how to apply can be found at the end of the announcement.
As the second oldest public service unit at the University of Maryland, the Institute for Governmental Service and Research (IGSR) has a long history of involving students in its endeavors where they gain direct work experience, financial support, personal growth, and public service satisfaction. Click on the videos below to hear students' perspectives on working at IGSR.
Megan, College of Behavioral and Social Sciences