The NYU School of Professional Studies faculty members are scholars and practitioners who are deeply engaged in global issues and their teaching reflects this. Their research shapes some of today’s most important applied scholarship—from creatively mapping alternative scenarios in strategic foreign relationships and analyzing transnational organized crime to designing metrics to measure peace and the structures that foster it. As working professionals and entrepreneurs, they are at the forefront of innovation in their fields: identifying emerging areas of opportunity, building creative new partnerships, and developing business models that spur growth on a local, regional, national and global level. In addition, they utilize their considerable expertise to enlighten their students on a broad range of topics, from sustainable building and real estate development to cultural and sports tourism, global public relations and intercultural communication.
Their knowledge and entrepreneurial energy is captured in exciting elective courses and concentrations, which serve to expand the scope of your studies and prepare you for the challenges ahead.