Webinar on ‘Why Study Public Policy’

7:00–8:00 pm
Online Webinar


The relevance of public policy has increased manifold in the face of a global pandemic. The Harris School of Public Policy in collaboration with the Indian School of Public Policy (ISPP) organized a policy webinar on 'Why Study Public Policy?' The webinar laid emphasis on the importance of studying public policy, what the future career prospects are after a degree in public policy and why studying public policy in a situation like the current context is the need of the hour. The webinar also delved into Harris' collaboration with the ISPP that aims to strengthen the study of Public Policy in the Indian context as well as solving India's development challenges.

Date: Saturday, May 23, 2020 

Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Indian Standard Time 

Speaker Bio: Ranjan Daniels is the Senior Associate Dean of Student Recruitment and Global Outreach for the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. He leads admissions, financial aid, executive education, new program development and international partnerships. He also serves as a senior director of strategy in the Office of the Provost at the University of Chicago. He is a strategist, innovator, and student recruitment leader who excels at launching new programs, enhancing applicant diversity, and opening new international markets.