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Pop Up Labs

A CDR research assistant and participant sit at a picnic table in Millennium Park In addition to our labs in downtown Chicago, Hyde Park, and online, we also conduct pop up studies in the Chicago Park District, coffee shops, bus stops, and other locations throughout the Chicago area. The Pop Up Labs move data collection and research out of the "ivory tower" and into the spaces where people live, work and play. 

After a two-year hiatus, the Pop Up Labs are back in operation, conducting in-person research! If you spot CDR researchers in your neighborhood, come say hi and participate in our latest research projects.

Join Our Team

We're looking for curious and hard-working research assistants to join our team. Interested? Submit an application.

Two CDR research assistants pose in front of a step-and-repeat at the Second City

A CDR research assistant greets a participant using a tablet

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