Institute for Policy Research

The University of Cincinnati Institute for Policy Research is a unit of the University of Cincinnati Office of the Provost. UCIPR develops strategic partnerships with policymakers, communities, foundations, public service and healthcare agencies, and nonprofit organizations to use data for long-term capacity building, program improvement, policy analysis and citizen engagement.

The UCIPR’s capabilities incorporate rigorous qualitative and quantitative applied research techniques with extensive experience conducting complex, large-scale surveys (telephone, web, in-person), program evaluation and community needs assessment, interviews and focus groups, and data analytics and visualization.