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About the chapter

Bringing together scholars from the many universities and public policy institutions in the New York City metropolitan area, New York City SSN addresses a variety of public policy issues, particularly in the areas of work and family, economic inequality, and labor rights. Members contribute meaningful research to better align the work-family and reproductive rights constituencies, and organize around the money in politics debate.

Leaders
Associate Professor of Public Management, The Graduate Center and John Jay College, City University of New York
Professor Emerita of Population and Family Health and Obstetrics-Gynecology, Columbia University
Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Graduate Center, and Research Director, Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies, City University of New York
Members
PhD Candidate, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University
Paul F. Lazarsfeld Fellow in Sociology, Columbia University; Research Associate, Heterodox Academy
Distinguished Professor of Sociology, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Senior Fellow in Financial Macroeconomics, Cornell University Law School, and Managing Partner, Westwood Capital
Founder, Just Care USA
Assistant Professor of New Media, Fordham University
Distinguished Research Scholar, Center for Policing Equity; and Centennial Professor of Law Emeritus, DePaul University
Isador and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law, Co-Director, Columbia Program on Labor Law and Policy
Associate Professor of Public and International Affairs, Baruch College, City University of New York
Associate Professor of Economics, New York University and Wagner School of Public Service
Professor of Sociology, NYU Abu Dhabi's Program in Social Research and Public Policy
Assistant Professor of Sociology, New York University
Associate Professor of Political Science, Baruch College, City University of New York
Assistant Professor of Public Management, City University of New York
Assistant Professor and Academic Director of Urban Studies, Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies, City University of New York
Distinguished Professor of Public Health and Faculty Co-Director, New York City Food Policy Center, City University of New York School of Public Health and Hunter College
Associate Professor of Latin American, Latino and Puerto Rican Studies, City University of New York
Clinical Associate Professor of Sociology, New York University
Franklin A. Thomas Professor in Policing Equity, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York; and Co-Founder and President, Center for Policing Equity
Director, Bard MBA in Sustainability and Director, Bard Center for Environmental Policy, Bard College
Associate Professor of Economics and Director of the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, The New School for Social Research
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Stony Brook University
Assistant Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
Associate Professor of Sociology, Queens College, City University of New York
PhD Student in Sociology, City University of New York
Director of National Projects, Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Stony Brook University
Director of Family Economic Security, National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University
Herbert Kurz Chair of Constitutional Rights and Associate Professor of Political Science, City University of New York, Brooklyn College
Assistant Professor Faculty Fellow of History, NYU Shanghai
Associate Dean for Strategy, Policy, and Assessment; Associate Professor of Philosophy, United States Military Academy at West Point
Presidential Professor of Sociology and Political Science, and Associate Director of the Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality, City University of New York Graduate Center
Policy Analyst, Demos
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Barnard College
Masters of Social Work Candidate, Columbia University
Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley
Professor of Politics, New York University
Assistant Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School; Visiting Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; and Fellow, the Roosevelt Institute
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Columbia University
Associate Professor of Sociology, Fordham University
Professor of Politics, New York University
Professor of Political Science and Sociology, Hunter College, City University of New York; and Faculty Associate, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute
Distinguished Teaching Professor of Sociology, Emeritus, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Distinguished Service Professor and Chair of Political Science, State University of New York at Cortland
Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Center for Policing Equity, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York
Fellow, Roosevelt Institute
President, Center for Community Change Action (CCCA); Vice-President, Center for Community Change (CCC); and Fellow, Roosevelt Institute
Professor and Deputy Chair, Department of Political Science, Columbia University
Associate Professor of Sociology, Columbia University

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