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
Alumni in Action: Fighting for Immigrants' Rights
Javier Valdés (MUP) serves as Co-Executive Director of Make The Road NY, the largest immigrant base-building group in New York. Since the 2016 election, Valdés has strengthened Make The Road's commitment to ensuring that immigrants’ rights and dignity are respected.
Capstone: Revisioning Fourth Avenue in Brooklyn
Students Martha Kenton and Noah Levine describe their proposal to the Brooklyn Borough President to improve safety at a major thoroughfare.
How Does NYC Healthcare Compare to Other World Cities?
Professor Victor Rodwin presents his research comparing health policy, health systems, and health outcomes across cities.