Research & Engagement

CPAA faculty and students advance the public affairs disciplines with strong, methodologically rigorous research informed by our commitment to thoughtful, ethical, and equitable public service. We lead projects and provide resources to practitioners and the community that address timely and complex issues affecting Illinois, the nation, and the world.

Through several key Partnerships and Affiliations, we further our mission to to advance the public discourse and influence public policy locally, regionally, and globally.

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