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North Carolina SSN brings together a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community of engaged scholars from the mountains to the coast. By leveraging the expertise of our state's world-class universities, our chapter aims to be of service to policymakers, civic leaders, and journalists working to improve policy and combat challenges facing North Carolina.

Leaders
North Carolina State University
North Carolina SSN Postdoctoral Fellow
Members
Wake Forest University
University of North Carolina
Duke University
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Duke University
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina State University
Wake Forest University
North Carolina Justice Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
RTI International
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Duke University
St. Augustine's University

Latest Briefs

How to Protect Coral Reefs from the Ravages of Climate Change

  • Justin Baumann

Why Improved Mental Health Care Alone Will Not Stop Gun Violence

  • Jonathan Spiegler
  • Jacob Smith

What Neuroscience Reveals about Effective Treatments for Substance Use Disorders

  • Ryan Patrick Bell

The Limits of Tax-Increment Financing of Economic Development in Saint Louis and Kansas City

  • Ahmed Rachid El-Khattabi
  • Thomas William Lester

Latest In The News

Guest to discuss political trends on Blue Ridge Public Radio, Deondra Rose, January 4, 2019.
"What's Going on with the Earth's Climate?," Justin Baumann (with Walter Robinson and Lisa Falk), The News & Observer, February 16, 2018.
"Why Sharks are Thriving Near the NC Coast," Justin Baumann (with Charles Bangley), The News & Observer, August 14, 2018.
"North Carolina Can Lead the Fight against Climate Change if We Make it Our Priority," Justin Baumann (with Laura Mudge and Catie Alves), The Herald Sun, December 11, 2018.
"Steady And Prudent And Able': The Diplomatic Legacy Of George H.W. Bush," Bruce W. Jentleson, Interview with Sacha Pfeiffer, WBUR, December 5, 2018.

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