Through innovative research and dedication to professional excellence, our award-winning faculty provides the foundation for our distinction as a major research university, and for our students’ successes. Their guidance ensures students will build problem-solving and collaboration skills that will enable them to become leaders in their chosen fields.

We have distinguished teachers who can serve as a resource, provide quotes, and share expertise for journalists. Our faculty members work on a wide variety of topics, ranging from environmental policy, urban issues, politics, social security and international affairs to design, culture, media, and the performing arts