Our distinguished faculty comprises leading scholars and policy practitioners who bring an impressive range of expertise and experience to the study and practice of international affairs. Faculty members represent disciplines that include anthropology, economics, geography, history, international business and finance, international development studies, international science and technology policy, political science, public health, security policy, and world religions. All faculty members are affiliated with one or more of our 11 research institutes or centers.
Meet Our Faculty
"Our faculty includes award-winning authors, former ambassadors, and international affairs practitioners from around the world. Faculty members come from disciplines such as political science, history, economics, anthropology, international development studies, international science and technology, international business and finance, public health, and security policy. Our faculty bring a tremendous range of expertise and experience to the study of international affairs providing students an innovative, cross-disciplinary curriculum."
Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
Faculty in the Media
Each month, Elliott School faculty members are quoted, interviewed and published in top media outlets from around the world on breaking news and pressing global affairs. See where our faculty are in the news of the world.
Maggie Chen, Professor of Economics and International Affairs, ranks in the top five percent of female economists worldwide, according to IDEAS, the largest bibliographic database dedicated to economics. She is the Director of the Institute for International Economic Policy (IIEP) where 34% of affiliated faculty are women.
"The institute is very proud of its relatively strong presence of women faculty and the outstanding work each one is doing at the frontiers of research, teaching, and policy. Their work and contributions have significantly broadened the range of issues the institute addresses and expanded its ability to examine issues from new and innovative perspectives."
Dr. Maggie Chen
Director, Institute for International Economic Policy