The ISPU centers are a trusted source for information about the most pressing issues concerning Muslims in the United States and abroad. Each center is committed to conducting objective, empirical research and offering context-specific analysis and recommendations to journalists, policymakers, and the general public.
Center for the Study of American Muslims
ISPU’s Center for the Study of American Muslims (CSAM) is the first major independent research center devoted exclusively to collecting, analyzing, and disseminating empirical data on the diverse spectrum of Muslim communities in the United States. CSAM brings together talented scholars from a wide range of academic disciplines whose research deepens our understanding of American Muslim communities— an increasingly visible population that remains poorly understood. Learn More