Faculty

Professor Leo Douglas leading a group of students on a birding expedition.
For Professor Douglas, Conservation Is Personal, Intersectional, and Immersive

NYU Liberal Studies professor Leo Douglas shows his students how to emotionally connect with conservation efforts and the people behind them.

Students walking up stairs in the NYU Stern building.
At NYU Stern, Learn How Organizations Thrive

In Professor Julianna Pillemer’s Management and Organizations course, students learn skills they can take anywhere—from a book club to the boardroom.

A professional portrait of nursing assistant professor Jasmine Travers.
Nursing at NYU: Better Care for a Better World

Jasmine Travers teaches NYU Meyers students to provide exceptional nursing care and advocates for health equity and workforce diversity.

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Into the Green Desert: Sustainability at NYU Abu Dhabi

Antonios Vouloudis helped Abu Dhabi adapt to the climate crisis. Now, as the inaugural Director of Sustainability and Stewardship, he’s helping to advance sustainability efforts at NYU Abu Dhabi.

Professor Michele Crespo-Fierro demonstrates a nursing technique to students
The Bigger Picture of Care: Nursing Success at NYU Meyers

Michele Crespo-Fierro teaches future nurses to always put the patient first.

NYU professor Millery Polyné.
The Center of It All: Caribbean Studies at NYU

Gallatin professor Millery Polyné connects students to the Caribbean through in-depth Caribbean studies courses.

Professor Anna Greenspan
An NYU Shanghai Professor Explores the Impact of Evolving Technologies

Students of Interactive Media Arts at NYU Shanghai work with Professor Anna Greenspan to study the intersection of technology, art, and society.

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International Relations at NYU: A Global System in Action

NYUʼs customizable international relations curriculum focuses on critical thinking, providing students with may ways to leverage their interests.

Wendie Suzuki holding a human brain
The Neuroscience of Exercise

Learn how NYU professor Wendy Suzuki taps into the neuroscience of exercise in her lab, in the classroom, and in her life.

The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool and the Washington Monument.
US Politics and Policy: A January Term Course Spotlight

For three weeks each January, NYU students taking US Politics and Policy in 2021 and Beyond examine the political landscape firsthand. Hosted by NYU Washington, DC, this course features guest speakers from every walk of political life, from pollsters to presidential campaign strategists.