Advancing scientific knowledge about people and society.
Divisions and Offices
The Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences supports basic research in the psychological, linguistic, anthropological, and geographical sciences.
The Division of Social and Economic Sciences supports disciplinary, interdisciplinary,and methodological research and big data and survey infrastructure.
The National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics is the leading provider of statistical data and information on the U.S. science and engineering enterprise.
SBE’s Office of Multidisciplinary Activities supports interdisciplinary research and training in the social, behavioral, and economic sciences, including SBE’s intersections with other science and engineering fields.