Professor Tojo Thatchenkery

Dedicated Faculty

As a student at the Schar School of Policy and Government, you will study with and learn from world-class scholars who are committed to quality teaching. They will help you develop the professional, academic, and leadership skills to succeed in your career.

Schar School Faculty and Staff

Professor Stephen Fuller being interviewed

Faculty in the Media

The Schar School’s faculty is deeply engaged in research that advances solutions to some of the most challenging problems facing the region, nation, and world. They appear frequently in the media to provide analysis of public policy formation and implementation.

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Professor Anne Washington

Faculty Research

Schar School faculty members share a commitment to rigorous research, dynamic teaching, and hands-on engagement with real-world challenges. They hail from a wide range of disciplines, including sociology, political science, economics, public administration, geography, history, anthropology, engineering, information science, planning, international relations, management, and law. Faculty research projects engage students and collaborators from around the world in exploring cutting-edge topics across these disciplines.

Schar School Research
Professor Jennifer Victor with her students

Quality Teaching

Faculty members thrive on interacting with their students. Schar’s small classes provide great opportunities for them to convey the latest thinking about government and public policy and to work with students to improve the students’ academic understanding and professional skills. Faculty members employ a variety of approaches to teaching that suits the diversity of their subjects and students.

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Travis Major, Director of Graduate Admissions

Support When You Need It

The Schar School staff are dedicated professionals who seek to support our students, faculty, and school thrive and succeed.

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