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 Research and Publications

Time to take hearing loss seriously

J Blustein, M Wallhagen, B Weinstein, J Chodosh

The Effects of Special Education on the Academic Performance of Students with Learning Disabilities

Leanna Stiefel

Does Judicial Selection Affect Judicial Performance? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Thad Kousser and Mona Vakilifathi

Online Issue Politicization: How the Common Core and Black Lives Matter Discussions Evolved on Social Media

Sean Kates, Zhanna Terechshenko, Fridolin Linder, Jonathan Nagler, Richard Bonneau, Mona Vakilifathi, Joshua A. Tucker

Faculty Videos

Global EMPA: Leadership for Global Issues

NYU Wagner and University College London have joined forces on a unique, innovative degree program that prepares the world's leaders to tackle the most pressing global issues.

The Lisa Goldberg Fellowship

One of NYU Wagner's most coveted fellowships was named after a passionate defender of social justice, equality, and democracy—who made a real difference on the world.