Faculty and Staff

The Humphrey School is fueled by talented faculty and staff who are deeply committed to public affairs.

Faculty and Fellows

Associate Professor
Urban and Regional Planning Area
295B Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Race and ethnicity; urban and regional planning; civic engagement and public participation; demography; housing policy and planning; immigration and refugee services and policy
Professor
Global Policy Area
252 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
International economic development; labor market analysis; politics and economics of the Middle East and North Africa; poverty in developing countries; quantitative methods; urban planning; women's work in developing countries
Dean
Office of the Dean
International Fellows and Scholars Program
300A Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Cross-sector and inter-organizational leadership; education administration; program evaluation; youth and social justice policy development
Professor
Leadership and Management Area
237 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public management; policy and program implementation; strategic planning; nonprofit and NGO management; collaborative governance; integrative leadership
Assistant Professor
Urban and Regional Planning Area
295A Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Race and ethnicity; race and diversity; sustainable development; urban design; urban and regional planning; civic engagement and public participation; land use planning; immigration and refugee services and policy
Professor
Urban and Regional Planning Area
295G Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Sustainable development; transportation planning; urban and regional planning
Assistant Professor
Leadership and Management Area
243 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public management; nonprofit and NGO management; civic engagement and public participation; collaborative governance; local government

Diplomat-in-Residence
Global Policy Area
232 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
US foreign policy and national security; democracy; international relations; human rights
Assistant Professor
Global Policy Area
Social Policy Area
234 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public health; demography; international development; data visualization; infectious diseases
Professor
Urban and Regional Planning Area
295E Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public health; sustainable development; transportation planning; urban and regional planning; land use planning; income inequality and poverty
Social Policy Research Scientist
Social Policy Area
149 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Social welfare policy; economic analysis; health care policy; housing policy and planning; income inequality and poverty
Director, MPA and Capstone Programs
Leadership and Management Area
241 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Personal leadership, integrative leadership, policy analysis, program and implementation analysis
Professor
Urban and Regional Planning Area
Areas of Expertise
Race and ethnicity; urban and regional planning; housing policy and planning; income inequality and poverty
Associate Professor
Social Policy Area
251 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Policy analysis; social welfare policy; child and family policy; labor economics; income inequality and poverty
Assistant Professor
Social Policy Area
231 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Policy analysis; rural development; migration; evaluation; economic analysis; demography; labor economics; income inequality and poverty; impact evaluation
Senior Fellow
Leadership and Management Area
248 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Health care policy; local government; nonprofit and NGO management; public budgeting; public management; public service redesign
Professor
Social Policy Area
260 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public policies on work and pay; role of labor unions in democratic societies; human resource policies and organizational performance
Professor
Global Policy Area
Social Policy Area
266 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
international development; child labor and education; survey research involving children; human rights of children; population studies
Professor
Urban and Regional Planning Area
295C Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Policy and program implementation; policy analysis; transportation planning; urban and regional planning; environmental planning
Areas of Expertise
Academic labor markets; evaluation of anti-racism programs; field experiments measuring racialized perceptions; government procurement and contracting; income inequality in China and the economics of disability in China and the United States; microeconomic policy analysis; modeling of disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) and emerging small business enterprise (ESBE) programs; race-neutral remedies; racial disparities in drowning and competitive swimming and in academic performance; science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce
Assistant Professor
Leadership and Management Area
249 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public-private dynamics; philanthropy; professionalization; work and employment; nonprofit and NGO management; international development
Associate Professor
Leadership and Management Area
139 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public management; policy and program implementation; urban and regional planning; civic engagement and public participation; collaborative governance; local government
Professor
Leadership and Management Area
238 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public service redesign; policy and program implementation; social welfare policy; nonprofit and NGO management; child and family policy; income inequality and poverty
Professor
Global Policy Area
Areas of Expertise
Democracy; human rights; humanitarianism; immigration and refugee services and policy; international relations; US foreign policy and national security
Professor
Social Policy Area
261 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Race and ethnicity; social welfare policy; gender; civic engagement and public participation; democracy; income inequality and poverty
Associate Dean
Office of the Dean
Areas of Expertise
Behavior in American public life, civic engagement and public participation, race and ethnicity, intergenerational healing, storytelling, media and society
Director
Global Policy Area
258 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Livelihood systems; market systems; natural resources; program design and development; sustainable development; strategic planning

Affilate, Adjunct and Emeriti Faculty

Staff

Portrait of Nathan Bean
Nathan Bean
Research Associate
Institute for Urban and Regional Infrastructure Finance
230-68 Humphrey School
Portrait of Diana Beck
Diana Beck
Director of Academic Programs
Office of the Dean
300B Humphrey School
Ashley Bennett
Human-Centered Design Associate
Future Services Institute
230-56 Humphrey School
Katie Boone
Innovation Manager
Future Services Institute
230-54 Humphrey School
Yujin Chen
Visiting Research Instructor
Leadership and Management Area
Cara Claflin
Communications and Outreach Manager, PPIA
225-01 Humphrey School
Sibusisiwe Dube
Research Specialist
International Fellows and Scholars Program
Thomas Durfee
Research Specialist
Roy Wilkins Center for Human Relations and Social Justice
230-76 Humphrey School
Portrait of Steph Eiden
Steph Eiden
Assistant Director and MURP Advisor
Student Services
Career and Professional Development
280D Humphrey School
Kristen Fabin
Program/Project Specialist
Communications
300-05 Humphrey School
Portrait of Camila Fonseca Sarmiento
Camila Fonseca Sarmiento
Research Associate
Institute for Urban and Regional Infrastructure Finance
230-59 Humphrey School
Jessica Fredison
Research Specialist
International Fellows and Scholars Program
Matthew Grimley
Researcher
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
130-23 Humphrey School
Portrait of Jennifer Guyer-Wood
Jen Guyer-Wood
Director and MPA Advisor
Career and Professional Development
280F Humphrey School
Portrait of Jaden Hansen
Jaden Hansen
Associate Development Officer
Development and Alumni Relations
280G Humphrey School
Molly Hayes Baril
Special Advisor for Global Engagement
Global Policy Area
Portrait of Thomas Hazlett
Thomas Hazlett
Executive Office and Admin Specialist
Office of the Dean
280-06 Humphrey School
Portrait of Henriet Hendriks
Henriet Hendriks
Research & Evaluation Director
Future Services Institute
245 Humphrey School
Rosalva Hernandez
Innovation Manager
Future Services Institute
230-58 Humphrey School
Portrait of Elizabeth Lamae
Elizabeth Lamae
Admissions Operations Coordinator
Admissions
225-06 Humphrey School
Portrait of Adeel Lari
Adeel Lari
Researcher
State and Local Policy Program
Institute for Urban and Regional Infrastructure Finance
295H Humphrey School
Nora Last
Accessibility and Administrative Manager
Roy Wilkins Center for Human Relations and Social Justice
230-78 Humphrey School
Yan Liu
Research Specialist
International Fellows and Scholars Program
Portrait of Mary Maronde
Mary Maronde
Technology Enhanced Learning Associate
Academic and Information Technology Services
130-14 Humphrey School
John Mehr
Software Developer/Database Administrator
Academic and Information Technology Services
209B Humphrey School
Jacob Merrifield
Admissions Program Manager
Admissions
225A Humphrey School
Blanca Monter
Non-Exempt Temporary or Casual
Roy Wilkins Center for Human Relations and Social Justice
Portrait of Laura Noble
Laura Noble
Executive Administrative Specialist
State and Local Policy Program
Office of the Dean
300-02 Humphrey School
Drake Osterhout
Program Specialist
Future Services Institute
230-63 Humphrey School
Portrait of Afua Quarshie
Afua Quarshie
Program Director
International Fellows and Scholars Program
150 Humphrey School
Maggie Rogers
Non-Exempt Temporary or Casual
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
Portrait of Trupti Sarode
Trupti Sarode
Learning and Evaluation Manager
Future Services Institute
230-61 Humphrey School
Portrait of Amelia Shindelar
Amelia Shindelar
Human Rights Initiative Coordinator
Global Policy Area
Kaleigh Swift
Program Coordinator, CREATE
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
130-45 Humphrey School
Pa Chia Thao
Research & Evaluation Associate
Future Services Institute
230-60 Humphrey School
Portrait of Kamaria Woyee
Kamaria Woyee
Program/Project Specialist
Future Services Institute
230-62 Humphrey School
Lin Zeng
Research Specialist
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy