S4 is one of several initiatives through which Brown University is building new strengths as a research university. Brown has a core group of outstanding faculty who are taking seriously the impacts of spatial relations and contextual effects on social science issues. Through its faculty affiliates and graduate fellows, the mission of S4 is to stimulate and support new work in this emerging interdisciplinary arena.
S4 provides support in planning and executing spatial research. See details.
1. Shenjing He will give a talk on Friday, December 12. See details. 2. Applications are now being accepted for S4's Winter 2015 GIS Institute, to be held January 5-16. More information available here.