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West Virginia University
P.O. Box 6031
710 Knapp Hall
Morgantown, WV 26506-6031

Phone: 304-293-3323
Fax: 304-293-3395
Website: www.wvulaborstudies.org

The Institute for Labor Studies and Research (ILSR) is a program of the West Virginia University Extension Service. ILSR is committed to promoting positive labor-management relations and provides labor education and research services. Programs range from week-long residential summer institutes to one-day programs that attract state, regional and national participation.


Director and Associate Professor
Tony Michael, J.D.:

Extension Assistant Professor
Jessica Ice, Ph.D.:

Extension Assistant Professor
Jason Kozlowski, Ph.D.:

Extension Associate Professor
Aaron Ondo, MA:

Extension Professor
Samuel White, Ph.D.:

Research Statistician
Paul J. Martin, MA:

Administrative Associate
Sharon K. Mayfield:


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