Welcome to Central New York SSN

About the chapter

Central New York SSN was launched in 2017 to bring together engaged scholars from Syracuse University, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, SUNY-Oswego, Le Moyne College, Onondaga Community College, SUNY-Albany, and Hamilton College. Members are interested in creating policy-relevant research particularly in the areas of societal inequalities, health care, the environment, immigration, and strengthening democracy.

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Policy, Syracuse University
Assistant Professor of Sociology and the Gerald B. Cramer Faculty Scholar of Aging Studies, Syracuse University
Daniel Patrick Moynihan Professor of Public Affairs, Syracuse University, and Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
Associate Professor of Government and Director of Environmental Studies, Hamilton College
Jay & Ruth Caplan Distinguished Professor of Law, Albany Law School
Associate Professor of Geography, Syracuse University
Professor of Social Work, Syracuse University, and Founding Co-director, Social Security Works
Professor of Sociology, University at Albany, State University of New York
Associate Professor of Sociology, Anthropology and Women’s Studies, Emerita, Colgate University; Executive Director, Democracy Matters and Democracy Matters Institute
W. Bradford Wiley Professor of Economics, Colgate University
Member of SSN Steering Committee; Clinton Rossiter Professor of American Institutions, Department of Government, Cornell University
Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs, Syracuse University
Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs, Syracuse University
Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science, The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Syracuse University
Gerald B. Cramer Professor of Aging Studies, Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs, and Director of the Center for Aging and Policy Studies, Syracuse University

Latest Briefs

Inequality and the Politics of Climate Change

  • Matthew T. Huber

Climate Change Presents Fundamental Challenges for Political Democracy

  • Peter Cannavò

How Do U.S. States Influence the Health and Longevity of Their Residents?

  • Jennifer Karas Montez
  • Mark D. Hayward
  • Douglas A. Wolf

Latest in the News

Eric Kingson quoted in Nelson D. Schwartz, " Nelson D. Schwartz" The New York Times, June 19, 2018.
"What Does Your College Major Say About Your Future Health?," Jennifer Karas Montez, Interview with Marcus Charleston, KJZZ, June 7, 2018.
"These are the VA’s 3 Main Problems – Leadership Isn’t One of Them," Richard Lachmann, The Conversation, March 30, 2018.
Christopher Faricy's research on Rob Schofield. Christopher Faricy, "March 22 Luncheon: Expert Dissects America's "Welfare for the Wealthy'," The Progressive Pulse, March 13, 2018.
David Popp quoted in Lauren Fox, Phil Mattingly and Deirde Walsh, "With Just Days before a Potential Shutdown, Negotiations Continue on Must-Pass Spending Bill" CNN, March 19, 2018.

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