Our Faculty

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 Videos

WAGTalk: Victor Rodwin, "What's the Best Health System & How Would We Know?"

Professor Victor Rodwin discusses the problems encountered when evaluating healthcare systems around the world at a time when the field of health policy is "drowning in data."

WAGTalk: Leanna Stiefel, "Improving Urban K-12 Education: Policy in a World without Magic, Disruptive Bullets"

Although there is widespread agreement that the American K-12 education system needs improvement, none of the "magic bullet" solutions put forth during the last several decades has made huge changes.

Jan Blustein: Tackling Hearing Loss to Improve Care of Older Adults

Professor Jan Blustein’s newest research focuses on hearing loss and its consequences for health and quality of life for older Americans.