Research Themes

Affiliated Programs & Centers

Center for Arts, Digital Culture and Entrepreneurship (CADCE)

CADCE produces original digital content that integrates interdisciplinary research in the social sciences, humanities, and digital arts with innovative business strategies. 

Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in the Social Sciences (REGSS)

REGSS provides a context where scholars interested in examining the constructs of race, ethnicity, and gender from an interdisciplinary perspective can engage each other in dialogue and collaboration. 

Center on Genomics, Race, Identity, Difference (GRID)

The Duke Center on Genomics, Race, Identity, Difference (GRID) is a global endeavor that brings together a broad range of collaborators and partners to explore and address questions at the intersection of race and genetics. 

The Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity

The Duke Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity is a scholarly collaborative engaged in the study of the causes and consequences of inequality and in the assessment and redesign of remedies for inequality and its adverse effects. 

SLIPPAGE: Performance | Culture | Technology

Founded in 2003, this interdisciplinary group explores connections between performance and emergent technology in the service of theatrical storytelling.  

John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture

Established in 1995 at the University, the Center's mission is to make available to all researchers a growing body of primary sources and publications in the field.