Faculty News


Chicago Professor Jenkins Talks Inequality in Muni Market

April 23, 2021

Two Ethiopians, Adom Getachew & Elizabeth Giorgis, Win African Studies Book Prize at Tadias Magazine

January 14, 2021


Janet Yellen And The Male-Dominated World Of Economics

November 30, 2020

Two Ethiopians Named Finalist for African Studies Book Prize

November 20, 2020

The 2020 Elections: A Roundtable

November 15, 2020

Employers more likely to assign credit to men in group work: 5 study findings

October 27, 2020

On a Knife’s Edge

July 22, 2020

Court Theatre Announces Revamped 2020-2021 Season, Including Digital Access to Live Performances and More

July 14, 2020

Bias against African American English speakers is a pillar of systemic racism

July 14, 2020

Seawater could provide nearly unlimited amounts of critical battery material

July 14, 2020

Native Americans Crossed the Pacific Long Before Europeans

July 9, 2020

Beckman Foundation Announces 2020 Beckman Young Investigator Awardees

June 12, 2020

Researchers Examine The Market’s COVID-19 Swings, Here’s What They Found

May 19, 2020

Many low-wage workers earn more on unemployment than in their former jobs

May 19, 2020

April Retail Sales Will Be Dismal. Watch Out if Jobless Benefits Expire Too Soon.

May 18, 2020

Anti-Colonialists Wanted the World: An Interview with Adom Getachew

May 8, 2020

Flatten whose curve? COVID-19 response overlooks built-in racial inequities

May 5, 2020

“The memory of the survivor is different from the memory of the perpetrator” - A conversation with filmmaker Kivu Ruhorahoza

May 1, 2020

The Fed could undo decades of damage to cities. Here’s how.

April 27, 2020

Tech Giants’ Plan to Track COVID-19 Raises Privacy Concerns

April 27, 2020

Economic earthquake: Consumer spending in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

April 27, 2020

Neubauer Collegium announces 13 new research projects

February 19, 2020

Lesson of the Day: ‘A Continent Remade’

February 18, 2020

Hanging out—and hanging on—at the MLA: Literary scholars discuss a future in peril

January 23, 2020


“1k years on, people will be more intelligent”

December 25, 2019

What some companies are doing with your ‘secret’ consumer score

November 6, 2019

A fuller freedom: the lost promise of Pan-Africanism

October 31, 2019

Robert Vargas: Redistricting and the Territorialization of Urban Space

October 14, 2019

Democracy’s promise: Holding ourselves responsible

September 13, 2019

Village students in UP get digital learning lab

September 4, 2019

Capital One data breach leaves millions vulnerable

August 1, 2019

Ancient DNA help scientists study human evolution: ‘It’s like a time capsule’

July 1, 2019

Why a 1925 book is still relevant to urban sociology

April 1, 2019


Five ways to protect yourself against data breaches

December 19, 2018

Are changing ward lines a source of Chicago’s violence?

April 17, 2018

To help unemployed workers, extend benefits rather than raise them

April 17, 2018

Two UChicago faculty members win Sloan research fellowships

April 6, 2018

UChicago sociologist examines impact of gerrymandering on violence in Chicago

April 6, 2018

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