The multi-disciplinary expertise of both our full-time and part-time faculty extends beyond traditional foci to include related specialties such as urban public health, history, governance, design and media. This unique blend of knowledge informs work in both the classroom and on the ground in communities, neighborhoods and cities around the world. As an added benefit, our part-time faculty is made up of working professionals who are experts in their own right and are able to bring volumes of experience and capacity to the classes they teach.

Faculty Profile, News
UPP Prof. Ryan Yeung discusses Milwaukee School Board's recent district-wide school uniform requirement on The Joy Cardin Radio Show, "The Effects Of School Uniforms", March 3, Read More

Faculty Profile
Through his work at the Center for Community Planning & Development, Professor Tom Angotti promotes knowledge, applied research, and innovative practice in community planning & development. Read More

Faculty Profile
Department Chair Joseph Viteritti, who specializes in governance, public policy and education, was recently named Thomas Hunter Professor of Public Policy. Read More

Faculty Profile
Professor Peter Kwong’s commitment to human rights and social justice transcends his academic reputation – he is also a journalist, advocate and documentary filmmaker. Read More

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As a Fulbright Scholar based in Dublin, Professor Jill Gross sought to identify new definitions for urban citizenship in an age of increasingly intricate migration patterns. Read More

News Feed: Faculty

04.08.2017 | Prof. Jill Gross Posts a Piece in Urban Affairs Forum, March 10, 2017
Prof. Jill Gross posts a piece, Accomplishing Agonism in Urban Governance, in the Urban Affairs Forum presented by Urban Affairs Review,  March 10, 2017. 2017....Read More

03.23.2017 | Prof. Peter Kwong, 1941-2017
March 19, 2017   Dear Members and Friends of the Urban Policy and Planning Community: I write with deep sorrow to inform you of the...Read More

03.23.2017 | UPP Chair Prof. Joseph Viteritti Quoted in The New York Times, March 17
UPP Chair Joseph P. Viteritti was quoted in The New York Times article, “Questioning Whether de Blasio Will Learn From a Teachable Moment”, March 17, 2017. To read, click here....Read More

03.03.2017 | UPP Prof. Ryan Yeung Discusses School Uniforms in Milwaukee Schools on The Joy Cardin Radio Show, March 3
UPP Prof. Ryan Yeung discusses Milwaukee School Board's recent district-wide school uniform requirement on The Joy Cardin Radio Show, "The Effects Of School Uniforms", March 3,...Read More

02.09.2017 | UPP Prof. Jill Gross Participates in PodCast w/Two Urban Governance Scholars on Collaborative Governance
Professor Gross was busily over her winter break. She participated in a PodCast with two urban governance scholars: Susan Clarke, Professor Emeritus at the University...Read More

01.25.2017 | UPP Prof. Jill Gross Article on Geo-Political Division in the Age of Trump Published in RH Public Policy Forum
Prof. Gross  had a short piece published in the Roosevelt House Public Policy Forum titled "Facing the Realities of Geo-Political Division in the Age of Trump: The...Read More

01.13.2017 | Prof. Owen Gutfreund Quoted in the News on Cuomo's JFK Airport Overhaul Proposal, Jan. 4
Prof. Owen Gutfreund was quoted in New York Newsday and amNew York about the Governor's proposal to overhaul JFK Airport, January 4,  2017.  ...Read More

12.12.2016 | UPP Chair Joseph Viteritti Discusses Trump's Cabinet Appointments on Brian Lehrer's POTUS 2016, Dec. 7
UPP Chair Joseph Viteritti appeared on Brian Lehrer's POTUS 2016 on December 7 to discuss Trump's cabinet appointments in HUD and education. To watch the...Read More

12.09.2016 | UPP Prof. Miczarski, SOC Prof's. Tuckel and Benediktsson, and Hunter Students Study on Behavior in NYC Subways is Covered in New4 NY and Other News Media Outlets, Dec. 8
The Hunter College Study, Behavior of New York City Subway Riders: An Observational Study Conducted by Students at Hunter College, by  UPP Prof. William Milczarski...Read More

10.28.2016 | Prof. Peter Kwong in Panel Discussion, "Chinatown is Not For Sale", Oct. 22
Prof. Peter Kwong talks about the growing impact of art galleries in Chinatown at the town hall meeting,"Chinatown is Not for Sale", October 22, 2016....Read More