The MAPSS Staff play a critical role in the student experience, providing mentorship, support, and guidance.

Vanessa Carey

Student Affairs Administrator, Computation
Administrative and Events Coordinator, MA Programs SSD

5736 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Room 202
(773) 702-8301

Vanessa is the Student Affairs Administrator for Computational Social Science and the Administrative and Events Coordinator for MAPSS, CIR and Computation. In the latter role Vanessa helps to manage internal program operations and organizes a broad range of social events which bring students together and foster a friendly environment outside of the classroom. Students should feel free to stop by her office or any of the events she leads to introduce themselves. 


E.G. Enbar

Student Affairs Administrator & Primary Point of Contact for Prospective Students

(773) 702-8312
5730 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Room 402

E.G. Enbar maintains students’ academic records, communicates critical deadlines, provides support for submitting protocols to the Institutional Review Board and generally strives to ensure that students graduate on time.

Tekeisha Yelton-Hunter

Business Administrator

(773) 702-8304
5736 S. Woodlawn, Room 204

Tekeisha is the Business Administrator who manages the day-to-day operations for MAPSS, CIR, Computational Social Science, and Geographical Sciences.  She coordinates accounts management, payroll, billing, procurement and reimbursements.  She also provides support to the Dean’s office of the Social Sciences on academic appointments and event preparation.