The heart of NYU Wagner's programs is our faculty. Premier scholars in a variety of disciplines—economics, finance, sociology, political science, law, planning, healthcare, and more—our faculty members conceive new answers to ambitious social questions.
Faculty Research and Publications
My Summer Internship Experience: Son Chau (MPA 2017)
Originally from Silicon Valley, Son Chau (MPA 2017) has seen the dual economic growth and social problems brought on by the rise of the region’s tech sector.
How Does Leadership Happen?
Professor Sonia Ospina explains the processes and qualities that make a good leader.
How to Be An Effective Activist: A Training on Nonviolent Action
The history of democracy in the US and abroad is in large part a history of popular protest—from the Civil Rights Movement, LGBTQ activism, or the Tea Party movement in the US to the ousting of dictators around the world.