Based at the University of Chicago, we seek to honor the legacy of Paul H. Douglas through evidence-based and collaborative research projects.
Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library
EXPLORE OUR WORK
This year, our projects include Data Science & Education, Green Infrastructure, Ethnography with Hyde Park small businesses, and Media Misinformation. Look below for our current and past projects.
Global to Local Environment Future
This project umbrella aims to explore local approaches to reimagining and prioritizing environmental policy in Chicago and beyond. It is concerned with climate change, economic development, and environmental justice. Projects were developed in conversation with Data for Progress, the Sweetwater Foundation, members of the national security think tank community, and the Illinois Carbon Pricing Coalition.
WORK WITH US
We are always in search of new research opportunities and project ideas. If you represent a nonprofit, government office, elected official, or anyone else with research needs, we would love to learn about them.
Attend one of our info sessions in the spring or reach out to inquire about joining us as a researcher, project mentor or partner.
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