News & Events

Call for Faculty Research Proposals
University of Chicago faculty are invited to submit proposals for 2018-2019 Research Fellowships.

EVENT: Paul Poast on Quantitative Analysis in International Relations
October 23, 4:30-6:00 PM • Stuart Hall, Room 101

Meet the 2017-18 Fellows
CISSR's inaugural cohort of fellows work across disciplines and regions of the world.


Director's Welcome

Welcome to CISSR! We’re a community of social scientists from a variety of disciplines who work on topics that are international, transnational, or global in orientation. We come together over a shared commitment to a sustained conversation that expands our disciplinary habits and geographic moorings. We also have in common the pursuit of projects that involve original data collection efforts and questions that require the development of new methodological tools to be solved.

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In the News


As Poland's nationalists take the spotlight, notice the protesters (Chicago Tribune)
With Polish nationalism in the headlines, CISSR Faculty Fellow Monika Nalepa urges attention to the context and implications of other forms of dissent.