Research Assistants and Interns - Metropolitan Planning Council

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Research Assistants and Interns

Research assistants and interns play an important role at MPC, offering essential support for our projects, programs, and staff. They conduct original research, write blog posts and case studies, organize community meetings, perform GIS and quantitative analysis, and carry out a range of other work that are vital to the organization's success.

Summer 2020 Cohort

Anna Duan
Alexandra Salgado
Housing and Community Development 
Christian Villanueva 
Land Use and Planning  
Chuka Anietie-Effiong
Economic Benefits of Infrastructure 
Ethan Jantz
Gloria Huang 
Housing and Community Development 
Isaac D. Troncoso
Jane Anderson
Equitable Transit-Oriented Development
Jordan Bailly 
Great Rivers Chicago
Juan Martin Luna Nunez
Equitable Transit-Oriented Development 
Kevin Munroe 
Effective Government 
Lauren Kataja
Harris Fellow 
Lisha Wu 
Water Supply 
Mattie Mint 
Meg Fredericks
Water Supply  
Sivanesh (Siva) Umakesan 
Our Equitable Future  
Travis Wood

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