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
Loyola University Chicago
Illinois State University
University of Chicago
University of Chicago
University of Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago
Northwestern University
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Northwestern University
University of Chicago
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
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago

Latest Contributions

Are Consent Searches Truly Voluntary?

  • Roseanna Sommers

How Community Leaders Can Help Young People Address Economic and Climate Crises

  • Tania M. Schusler

How to Address Segregation in Chicago

  • Maria Krysan

How to Design Effective Regulatory Institutions for Urban Landscape Management

  • Rebecca J. Clendenen

Midterm Malaise

  • Laurie L. Rice

Latest In The News

Daniel Hemel quoted on New York's investigation of Donald Trump in Naomi Jagoda, "Treasury, IRS Set to Miss Subpoena Deadline on Trump Tax Returns" The Hill, May 17, 2019.
"Would You Let the Police Search Your Phone?," Roseanna Sommers (with Vanessa K. Bohns), New York Times, April 30, 2019.
Barbara J. Risman quoted on media visibility of childbirth in Kate Thayer, "Done Pretending It’s Easy: Amy Schumer, Meghan Markle Represent New Generation’s Way of Talking about Childbirth " Post-Bulletin Online, May 13, 2019.
"Take Nature Back: Local Ecosystem Restoration for All," Tania M. Schusler, Thrive Global, March 18, 2017.
"Education Won't Fix Climate Change — but Campaign Finance Reform Might," Tania M. Schusler, Pacific Standard, April 18, 2017.

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