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The Institute for Policy Research is an interdisciplinary, social science research institute located on the Evanston campus of Northwestern University in five office buildings along Sheridan Road.

  • Mailing Address: 2040 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208-4100
  • Telephone: 847.491.3395
  • Fax: 847.491.9916
  • E-mail:

You can find telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for IPR faculty and staff on our directory page.

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IPR’s website is a rich depository of information and resources for researchers, students, policymakers, media, and the public.

Comment or question about the website? E-mail Patricia Reese, IPR Communications Director.


If you are a member of the media and would like more information about IPR, its faculty, or their research, please see our media page or contact Patricia Reese.