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
Areas of Expertise
Civic engagement and public participation, environmental planning, public health, race and diversity, youth advocacy
Post-Doctoral Associate
Leadership and Management Area
242 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Income inequality and poverty; international development; infrastructure finance; local government management; public budgeting; public financial management
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, Master of Public Affairs
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
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 for Research and Faculty
Office of the Dean
300C Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Behavior in American public life, civic engagement and public participation, race and ethnicity, intergenerational healing, storytelling, media and society
Post-Doctoral Associate
Leadership and Management Area
238 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Public management; diversity, equity, and inclusion; nonprofit management; human resources; organizational leadership; organizational performance
Director, Humphrey International Fellows Program
Global Policy Area
International Fellows and Scholars Program
153 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
gender, human rights, domestic and sexual violence
Director
Global Policy Area
258 Humphrey School
Areas of Expertise
Livelihood systems; market systems; natural resources; program design and development; sustainable development; strategic planning

Affiliate, Adjunct and Emeriti Faculty

Staff

Portrait of Diana Beck
Diana Beck
Interim Assistant Dean for Graduate Education
Academic Programs
280H Humphrey School
Ashley Bennett
Human-Centered Design Associate
Future Services Institute
230-56 Humphrey School
Head shot of Sara Benzkofer
Sara Benzkofer
Executive Director, Policy Fellows
Center for the Study of Politics and Governance
134 Humphrey School
Katie Boone
Innovation Manager
Future Services Institute
230-54 Humphrey School
Portrait of Bryan Bradford
Bryan Bradford
Assistant Director of Alumni and Employer Relations
Career and Professional Development
280J Humphrey School
Yujin Chen
Visiting Research Instructor
Leadership and Management Area
Hannah Dunn
Non-Exempt Temporary or Casual
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
Mary Emanuelson
Mary Emanuelson
Temporary Career Counselor
Career and Professional Development
Portrait of Camila Fonseca Sarmiento
Camila Fonseca Sarmiento
Director of Fiscal Research
Institute for Urban and Regional Infrastructure Finance
230-59 Humphrey School
Angela Glenhue
Admission Operations and Events Manager
Admissions
225-06 Humphrey School
Matthew Grimley
Researcher
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
164 Humphrey School
Portrait of Jennifer Guyer-Wood
Jen Guyer-Wood
Director and MPA Advisor
Career and Professional Development
280F Humphrey School
Maike Herta Hamann
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
Portrait of Jaden Hansen
Jaden Hansen
Interim Director of Development
Office of Development
300E Humphrey School
Portrait of Thomas Hazlett
Thomas Hazlett
Executive Office and Admin Specialist
Academic Programs
280-06 Humphrey School
Rosalva Hernandez
Innovation Manager
Future Services Institute
240 Humphrey School
Cody Jacket
Program/Project Specialist
Center for the Study of Politics and Governance
Portrait of Adeel Lari
Adeel Lari
Director, Researcher
Institute for Urban and Regional Infrastructure Finance
264 Humphrey School
Portrait of Michael Massad
Michael Massad
Admissions Program Manager
Admissions
225A Humphrey School
Angela Mayer
Program Manager
Center for Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
Portrait of Laura Noble
Laura Noble
Executive Administrative Specialist
Institute for Urban and Regional Infrastructure Finance
Office of the Dean
300-02 Humphrey School
Sophia Norwood
Sophia Norwood
Creative Multimedia Manager
Strategic Communications and Technology
Emily Opara
Program Specialist
International Fellows and Scholars Program
Portrait of Barbara Rohde
Barbara Rohde
Researcher
Institute for Urban and Regional Infrastructure Finance
Robyn Roslak
Non-Exempt Temporary or Casual
Urban and Regional Planning Area
Galen Ryan
Research Professional
Urban and Regional Planning Area
55-12 Humphrey School
Portrait of Trisha Salkas
Trisha Salkas
Software and Web Developer
Strategic Communications and Technology
209A Humphrey School
Portrait of Amelia Shindelar
Amelia Shindelar
Human Rights Initiative Coordinator
Global Policy Area
Anne Stepchuk
Student Services Prof 3
Career and Professional Development
Jayne Swift
Communications Manager
Center on Women, Gender and Public Policy
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