The Faculty of Public Affairs brings together diverse academic units that prepare graduates to address regional and global challenges with the aim of fostering informed citizenship and building better societies. Our graduates are leaders in fields such as politics, media and communications, economics, international relations, and law. They are, quite literally, changing the world around them.
Learn more about our directions and priorities in Moving FPA Forward
Producing Leaders for the Nonprofit Sector
The Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership program (MPNL) relies on an online course structure that provides access for students all over the world. Kelsey Baerg of Nelson, British Columbia,... More
EURUS Grad Works in Threat Intelligence
Mackenzie Kurzynski earned his Master of Arts, European, Russian and Eurasian Studies in November 2018 from the Institute of European, Russian and Eurasian Studies (EURUS). Then, he returned to work,... More
SPPA Alumna is Carleton’s New Chancellor
Yaprak Baltacioğlu, who served as Canada's Secretary of the Treasury Board from 2012-2018, has been named Carleton University's 12th chancellor. “Personal integrity is of utmost importance in this role,” Nik Nanos, chair... More