Faculty Emeriti

IPR’s community of scholars also includes faculty emeriti who continue to play a role in the Institute and its activities.

Emeritus Research Areas
John Heinz Owen L. Coon Professor Emeritus of Law
  • Law and social science
  • Criminal law
  • Legal profession
John McKnight Professor Emeritus of Education and Social Policy;
Co-Director, Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) Institute
  • Asset-based neighborhood development
  • Community-building methods
  • Health and neighborhood policy
  • Institutional racism
Peter Miller Associate Professor Emeritus of Communication
  • Public opinion & research methods
  • Validity in social science research
  • Survey research and public policy
Carl Smith Franklyn Bliss Snyder Emeritus Professor of English & American Studies
  • Urban planning, policy, and history
  • Chicago history and development