Sam Nitkin

Predoctoral Fellow

Sam is a Pre-Doctoral Fellow at Opportunity Insights researching higher education and intergenerational mobility with Drs. Raj Chetty, Dave Deming, and John Friedman. Sam graduated from the University of Chicago in 2022 with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. He is interested in problems of educational inequality and how to put big data in conversation with ethnographic work. In his free time, Sam plays ultimate frisbee.