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
Northwestern University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Members
Eastern Illinois University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Northwestern University
Northwestern University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Northwestern University
Northwestern University
Loyola University Chicago
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
University of Chicago
University of Chicago
Northwestern University
University of Chicago
University of Chicago
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law
Illinois State University
Loyola University Chicago
University of Chicago
University of Chicago
Illinois State University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Northwestern University
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
Barnard College, Columbia University
University of Chicago
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Loyola University
Harvard University
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Chicago
Loyola University
Northwestern University
Northwestern University
Northwestern University
Northwestern University
Northwestern University
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Loyola University Chicago
Northwestern University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Loyola University of Chicago
Northwestern University
University of Chicago
University of Chicago
Research Consortium on Religious Healthcare Institutions
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Northwestern University
Concordia University Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago

Latest Contributions

Five Steps Governments, Employers, and Non-Profits Can Take

  • Christine Percheski

Are Consent Searches Truly Voluntary?

  • Roseanna Sommers

How to Address Segregation in Chicago

  • Maria Krysan

How to Design Effective Regulatory Institutions for Urban Landscape Management

  • Rebecca J. Clendenen

Latest In The News

"What Jonathan Van Ness’s Story Teaches Us About the H.I.V. Epidemic," Celeste Watkins-Hayes, The New York Times, September 24, 2019.
Andrew V. Papachristos's research on relation of crime to social connections discussed in "Study: Bigger Cities Boost ‘Social Crimes’," Scienmag, September 18, 2019.
Marcus Bennett Wolfe Sr. quoted in Kadesha Thomas, "Tackling Health Disparities with Community Ties" University of Chicago, November 16, 2010.
Brayden King quoted on unexpected success of a recent boycott in James Hamblin, "People Actually Quit SoulCycle" The Atlantic, September 6, 2019.
Amanda Kass quoted on pension sustainability in Jamie Munks and Dan Petrella, "Hundreds of Small Pension Funds Statewide Face Troubling Debt. Is Consolidation the Way to Go?" Chicago Tribune, August 9, 2019.

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