January 22, 2018Sociologist Marco Garrido Calls for a Bottom-up Approach to Researching Populist Politics

CISSR affiliate Marco Garrido discusses his findings on populism in the Philippines and new ways of studying the social connections that keep voters loyal.

November 28, 2017Poland’s in crisis again. Here’s what you should know about the far right’s latest power-grab.

Analysis in the Washington Post by CISSR Faculty Fellow Monika Nalepa

November 20, 2017Call for Doctoral Research Proposals

University of Chicago doctoral students are invited to submit proposals for 2018-2019 Research Fellowships.

November 16, 2017As Poland's nationalists take the spotlight, notice the protesters

Chicago Tribune commentary by CISSR Faculty Fellow Monika Nalepa

Meet the 2017-18 Fellows

CISSR's inaugural cohort of fellows work across disciplines and regions of the world.

October 1, 2017Director's Welcome

CISSR Director Jenny Trinitapoli on the Center's community of social scientists and research support initiatives.

March 15, 2017A Big Tent for Global Inquiry

The Division of the Social Sciences is bringing new attention to international scholarship with the creation of the Center for International Social Science Research (CISSR), under the direction of Department of Political Science professor Dan Slater.

October 7, 2016Letter from Dean David Nirenberg

"I am pleased to announce the establishment of the Center for International Social Science Research, an initiative in the Division of the Social Sciences designed to promote the study of large-scale questions of global importance."