Professor in the School of Social Service Administration, Deputy Dean for Strategic Initiatives in the School of Social Service Administration, Research Fellow and Director of the International Programs, Chapin Hall Center for Children
Chaskin has worked with the Chapin Hall Center for Children at the University of Chicago since 1990. He is currently a Research Fellow there and serves as the Director of the center's International Program.
Chaskin has received a variety of research grants; funders have included the City of Chicago, the...View profile
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