NORC at the University of Chicago (NORC) is a highly respected independent research organization that delivers reliable data and rigorous analysis to guide critical programmatic, business, and policy decisions. Since 1941, NORC has conducted groundbreaking studies, created and applied innovative methods and tools, and advanced principles of scientific integrity and collaboration. Today, government, corporate, and nonprofit clients around the world partner with NORC to transform increasingly complex information into useful knowledge that serves the public interest.
NORC’s core competencies support evidence-based decision making, and include designing and conducting evaluations of development projects; performance management; developing survey instruments; conducting analytic research; statistical sampling; data preparation, collection, cleaning and management; and developing survey-associated information technology. Our International Programs (INPRO) departm