The mission of the Institute for the Study of Minority Issues is to promote faculty, student and institutional research related to minorities, particularly African Americans, in the New South. The research addresses social and economic issues, health, education, psychological, technological and environmental policies. The ISMI staff and members evaluate community development models, provide technical support, and conduct program evaluations for organizations and other institutions.
In pursuit of its goal to conduct research related to the New South, ISMI has set the following objectives:
Institute for the Study of Minority Issues
2136 New School of Education Building
North Carolina Central University
Durham, North Carolina 27707