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
Sherry Glied: Trends in Data on Hospital-Acquired Infections
Dean Sherry Glied discusses trends in mortality, length of stay, and hospital charges associated with healthcare-associated infections from 2006-2012.
How Can Major Cities Reduce Automobile Congestion and Pollution?
Professor Zhan Guo talks about his research on public transit, pedestrian planning, and parking zoning.
Capstone Projects 2017-2018
Since 1995, NYU Wagner has been matching graduate students with client organizations around the world through our renowned Capstone Program. In 2017-18, 71 teams conducted research and identified opportunities to tackle pressing social challenges, both for clients and as entrepreneurs.