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

The Capstone Program

Assistant Dean David Schachter explains the impact that NYU Wagner's Capstone Program has on nonprofit, government, and private sector companies.

WAGTalk: Katherine O'Regan, "The Geography of Opportunity in America"

Drawing on her experience from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Professor Katherine O'Regan shares her research on what she calls one of the defining issues of our time: how location plays a role in upward mobility.

Furman Center Receives MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions

The Furman Center's impactful research works to improve cities through rigorous research and data analysis.