Brice McKeever is a research associate in the Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy at the Urban Institute, where he primarily performs quantitative research for the center’s National Center for Charitable Statistics. Among other projects, his work has included a series of briefs on how the Great Recession affected the nonprofit sector, a study on potential predictors of future nonprofit failure, and a longitudinal analysis of arts organizations in six major metropolitan areas as part of a study funded by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Before joining Urban, McKeever worked as a research analyst at the University of Virginia’s Center for Survey Research, where he supported public opinion survey research utilizing several research designs. He was also a teaching assistant for courses in the sociology department at the University of Virginia, specializing in quantitative and qualitative research methods.
McKeever holds a BA with honors from the College of William and Mary and an MA and PhD in sociology from the University of Virginia, with concentrations in political and historical comparative sociology.