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The Teaching, Researching, and Understanding the Social Science of Trust Lab centers on a scholarly incubator for PhD-student led trust research. The lab brings together students with varied contexts of interest and disciplinary orientations to collectively work to advance thinking on trust, focusing especially on leveraging students’ unique perspectives to challenge and build upon existing approaches. By integrating our diverse backgrounds, experiences, and practitioner networks, we collectively work to ensure the practical impact of our efforts, especially by developing relationships with agencies and institutions with an interest in supporting public trust.

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Joe Hamm

Associate Professor, School of Criminal Justice

Graduate Program Director, Env. Science & Policy Program

Courtesy Faculty, Department of Political Science

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