Welcome to the Jesuit Social Research Institute

Serving faith, promoting justice

The Jesuit Social Research Institute works to transform the Gulf South through action research, analysis, education, and advocacy on the core issues of poverty, race, and migration. The Institute is a collaboration of Loyola University New Orleans and the New Orleans Province of the Society of Jesus, rooted in the faith that does justice.

Header image: Supporters on the steps of the Louisiana Supreme Court announcing Amicus Brief signed by over 100 Louisiana religious leaders opposing the death penalty (October 19, 2015). 


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What Ignatius had to say.

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5 answers from a New Orleans refugee specialist

Dr. Weishar spoke to the Times-Picayune about Syrian refugees and the resettlement process on 11/17/15.

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