Welcome to Chicagoland SSN

About the chapter

Chicagoland SSN brings together members from more than five local universities spanning multiple fields, including sociology, social policy, social work, education, political science, economics, urban planning, and medicine. With local partners, the Chicagoland SSN chapter promotes evidence-based discussions on public policy in order to help solve many of the issues facing Chicagoans and residents of Illinois.

Leaders
  • Inequality
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Economy
  • Labor
Northwestern University
  • Children & Families
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Labor
University of Illinois at Chicago
Members
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Civic Engagement
Eastern Illinois University
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Education
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Public Health
Northwestern University
  • Criminal Justice
  • Civic Engagement
  • Environment & Energy
Northwestern University
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Environment & Energy
  • Inequality
National Academy of Social Insurance
Northwestern University
  • Education
  • Public Health
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
Loyola University Chicago
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Immigration
  • Race & Ethnicity
University of Chicago
  • Labor
University of Chicago
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Civic Engagement
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Immigration
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Public Health
University of Chicago
  • Health Care
  • Inequality
University of Chicago
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law
  • Health Care
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Inequality
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicagoland SSN
  • Education
Illinois State University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Gender & Sexuality
Loyola University Chicago
  • Economy
  • Inequality
University of Chicago
  • Children & Families
  • Labor
University of Chicago
  • Education
Illinois State University
  • Public Health
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Economy
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Civic Engagement
  • Economy
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Economy
  • Public Health
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Inequality
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Children & Families
  • Labor
University of Chicago
  • Economy
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Public Health
  • Children & Families
Loyola University
  • Economy
  • Public Health
Harvard University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Media & Public Opinion
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Children & Families
  • Public Health
University of Chicago
  • Children & Families
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Public Health
Loyola University
  • Inequality
  • Public Health
  • Gender & Sexuality
Northwestern University
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Foreign Policy & Security
Northwestern University
  • Criminal Justice
  • Immigration
  • Public Health
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Science & Technology
Northwestern University
  • Economy
  • Foreign Policy & Security
Northwestern University
  • Civic Engagement
  • Media & Public Opinion
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Children & Families
  • Education
  • Public Health
Loyola University Chicago
  • Foreign Policy & Security
Northwestern University
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Inequality
  • Labor
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Civic Engagement
  • Environment & Energy
Loyola University of Chicago
  • Civic Engagement
  • Media & Public Opinion
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Gender & Sexuality
Northwestern University
  • Economy
  • Inequality
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Gender & Sexuality
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Criminal Justice
  • Public Health
  • Law & Courts
University of Chicago
  • Reproductive Health
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Children & Families
  • Health Care
University of Chicago
Research Consortium on Religious Healthcare Institutions
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Democracy & Governance
  • Education
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Public Health
  • Inequality
  • Labor
  • Media & Public Opinion
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Inequality
  • Public Health
  • Race & Ethnicity
Northwestern University
  • Children & Families
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
Concordia University Chicago
  • Health Care
  • Public Health
University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Education
  • Children & Families
University of Illinois at Chicago

Latest Contributions

Racializing Coronavirus Disease is not Helpful

  • René D. Flores

Are Consent Searches Truly Voluntary?

  • Roseanna Sommers

How to Design Effective Regulatory Institutions for Urban Landscape Management

  • Rebecca J. Clendenen

Latest In The News

Colleen M. Grogan quoted on the resistance against public insurance option by Shefali Luthra, "Insurers Sank Connecticut's 'Public Option.' Would A National Version Survive?" EDGE Washington, March 10, 2020.
Daniel Hemel quoted on tax burden on sexual harassment victims by Andrew Keshner, "Harvey Weinstein’s Accusers Will Likely Have to Pay a Hefty Tax Bill on Any Settlements" MarketWatch, January 8, 2020.
Daniel Hemel quoted on Weinstein's accuser to pay tax bill by Andrew Keshner, "Harvey Weinstein’s Accusers will Likely Have to Pay a Hefty Tax Bill on Any Settlements" MarketWacth
Amanda Kass quoted on increasing pressure of pension obligations by Mary Hansen, "Springfield’s Shortfall Illustrates Broader Pension Problem" NPR Illinois, December 5, 2019.
Amanda Kass quoted on Illinois's pension plan hurdle by Mary Hansen, "Springfield’s Shortfall Illustrates Broader Pension Problem" NPR Illinois, December 5, 2019.

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