Erin Cuellar Wright

Research Analyst


Gun Violence Policing

Erin Wright is a Research Analyst for the Crime Lab and Education Lab. She has over six years of research analyst experience between the Labs and Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA). Her past work includes a pilot of SMS nudges to minimize summer learning loss, an RCT evaluating the scalability of high-intensity tutoring, and quantifying the impact of a video collection innovation by the Chicago Police Department on the clearance rates of violent crimes. 

Erin holds a BS from the University of Wisconsin in Math-Emphasis Economics, Latin American Studies, and International Studies, in addition to a Master’s of Public Policy with a Certificate in Research Methods from the University of Chicago.