Event Date and Time
Virtual - ZOOM Link to be provided after registration
College of Behavioral and Social Science and College of Information Studies
Dr. Arthur Lupia, Assistant Director, National Science Foundation


This event will feature:

  • Presentation by Dr. Arthur Lupia about programs and grant opportunities at the Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences
  • Q&A session for participants to ask questions


Dr. Arthur Lupia is Assistant Director of the National Science Foundation and serves as head of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences (SBE). He is the Gerald R Ford University Professor at the University of Michigan and co-chair of the National Science and Technology Council’s Subcommittee on Open Science. His research and related public work examines processes, principles, and factors that guide decision-making and learning. His efforts clarify how people make decisions, and choose what to believe, when they face adverse circumstances. Lupia draws from many scientific disciplines to advance these topics. 

He has been a John Simon Guggenheim Fellow, a Andrew Carnegie Fellow, and is a recipient of the National Academy of Sciences Award for Initiatives in Research. He earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Rochester and a social science PhD at the California Institute of Technology.