Professor Glenn Palmer, professor of political science, received the 2021 J. David Singer Data Innovation Award from the Conflict Processes Section of the American Political Science Association (APSA). The award was presented at this years business meeting prior to the annual conference on September, 23 2021.
The Singer Award is given biennially and recognizes projects which contribute to the enterprise of systematic data collection on conflict, whether international or domestic. The two primary criteria are impact and innovation. Projects with high impact influence the research of many others by providing data sets or tools which are used widely in the field.