University of Chicago

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The University of Chicago is a private coeducational research university. It focuses on literature, mathematics, philosophy, religion, science, medicine, social sciences, arts and entertainment, and other studies.

TypePrivate
Founded1890
HQChicago, IL, US
Websiteuchicago.edu
Employee Ratings4.2

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)13,680
Job Openings502
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at University of Chicago

Robert J. Zimmer

Robert J. Zimmer

President
Beth Niestat

Beth Niestat

Executive Director, UChicagoGRAD Administration & Policy
Shilin Liu

Shilin Liu

Director of International Partnerships & Executive Education
Brenda L. Johnson

Brenda L. Johnson

Library Director and University Librarian
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Executive Director, Education and Programs
Hannah Barton

Hannah Barton

Director of Administration and Finance
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University of Chicago Office Locations

University of Chicago has offices in Chicago and Paris
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
5801 S Ellis Ave
Chicago, IL, US
5235 S Harper Ct #521
Chicago, IL, US
6045 S Kenwood Ave
Paris, FR
6 Rue Thomas Mann
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University of Chicago Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1890

University of Chicago total Funding

$180 m

University of Chicago Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

50/100

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University of Chicago Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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University of Chicago Online and Social Media Presence

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University of Chicago News and Updates

New University of Chicago Study Shows Nearly Two-Thirds of Assisted Living Facilities Reported No COVID-Related Deaths

Assisted living providers have faced extreme financial strain in keeping residents safe and healthy, but have received little federal financial relief to date. Assisted living providers have faced extreme financial strain in keeping residents safe and healthy, but have received little federal financ…

AB Science announces the signing of an exclusive licensing agreement with the University of Chicago to conduct research for the prevention and treatment of Covid-19

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            …

Debra Coaxum Joins NORC at the University of Chicago as Vice President of Economics, Justice, and Society

CHICAGO, Dec. 9, 2020  — Debra Coaxum has been named the vice president of the Economics, Justice, and Society (EJS) department at NORC at the University of Chicago.read more

University of Chicago Blogs

Learn about science, engineering in free public events for Argonne’s 75th anniversary

Learn about science, engineering in free public events for Argonne’s 75th anniversary jackw Wed, 06/23/2021 - 13:40 Learn about science, engineering in free public events for Argonne’s 75th anniversary …

Argonne National Laboratory celebrates 75 years of scientific discovery

Argonne National Laboratory celebrates 75 years of scientific discovery louise Wed, 06/23/2021 - 11:45 Argonne National Laboratory celebrates 75 years of scientific discovery …

Research suggests a smarter way to solve the student debt problem

Research suggests a smarter way to solve the student debt problem mwitynski Tue, 06/22/2021 - 14:00 A smarter way to solve the student debt problem Blanket loan forgi…

What the Muon g-2 results mean for how we understand the universe

What the Muon g-2 results mean for how we understand the universe louise Mon, 06/21/2021 - 16:23 What the Muon g-2 results mean for how we understand the universe Exp…

Many Americans are relaxing their pandemic precautions, survey finds

Many Americans are relaxing their pandemic precautions, survey finds jackw Mon, 06/21/2021 - 13:55 Many Americans are relaxing their pandemic precautions, survey finds …

How President Robert J. Zimmer built the future of UChicago by affirming its founding values

How President Robert J. Zimmer built the future of UChicago by affirming its founding values mheslinga Thu, 06/17/2021 - 11:40 How President Robert J. Zimmer built the future of UChicago by affirming its founding values …
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University of Chicago Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was University of Chicago founded?

    University of Chicago was founded in 1890.

  • Who are University of Chicago key executives?

    University of Chicago's key executives are Robert J. Zimmer, Beth Niestat and Shilin Liu.

  • How many employees does University of Chicago have?

    University of Chicago has 13,680 employees.

  • Who are University of Chicago competitors?

    Competitors of University of Chicago include Stanford University, University of California and Duke University.

  • Where is University of Chicago headquarters?

    University of Chicago headquarters is located at 5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago.

  • Where are University of Chicago offices?

    University of Chicago has offices in Chicago and Paris.

  • How many offices does University of Chicago have?

    University of Chicago has 4 offices.