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Inaugural DirectorThe Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, The University of Chicago

Professor  – Ecology & Evolution, Biological Sciences Division, The University of Chicago

Associate Faculty and Special Friend of SociologySociology, Social Sciences Division, The University of Chicago

Member-at-Large – AAAS Section Social, Economic and Political Sciences

External Professor  – Sante Fe Institute

Mailing Address:

1155 E. 60th St., Room 118
Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Ph : (773) 834-4676
Email: bettencourt at uchicago dot edu
Twitter: @BettencourtLuis
Assistant: Heidi Lee ehlee at uchicago dot edu

Recent Publication

Introduction to Urban Science



Cities and Urbanization

Data, Neighborhoods and Human Development

Synthetic Cognition and Theoretical Neuroscience

Real Time Epidemiology

Evolution and Structure of Science and Technology

Statistical Mechanics and Non-equilibrium Field Theory