Center on Race and Social Problems

Pilot Studies (Internally Funded)

The Genesis of Racial Segregation in American Cities

03/2013 to 03/2014

Social Policy, the State, and the Poor: An Ethnographic Examination of Policy Intersections in an Impoverished Urban Neighborhood

01/2010 to 01/2011

Raising the stakes: Assessing the human service response to the advent of a casino

Racial Disparities in Volunteer Experience and Subsequent Health

01/2005 to 01/2008

Racial and Ethnic Discrimination in Public Contracting

01/2003 to 01/2004

Race/Ethnicity, Religiosity and Differences and Similarities in American Adolescents' Substance Use


Race and Search Warrant Trustworthiness in the City of Pittsburgh and Environs

01/2008 to 01/2009

Race and Perceptions of Sportsmanship

01/2004 to 01/2011

Race and Gender Disparities in Bladder Cancer


Race and Developmental Disabilities: A Study of Racial and Ethnic Disparities Among African Americans

01/2003 to 01/2004

Perceptions of Organizational Support, Social Identity, and Reciprocation Wariness: A Study of African-American Managers

01/2003 to 01/2004

Palliative and End of Life Needs of Patients with Advanced Cancer: The Influence of Race, Economic Distress and Literacy

03/2013 to 03/2014

Neighborhoods, Race, and Health: Assessing the Relationship between Health Disparities and Neighborhood Distress

Multilevel Characteristics of Incarcerated Youth and the Role of Race

01/2005 to 01/2014

Investigating the Impact of African Americans’ Experiences of Racial Discrimination on Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Health Risk Behaviors using Ecological Momentary Assessment

08/2013 to 07/2014