The Faculty of Public Affairs is made up of 12 academic departments, schools, and institutes. Each has dedicated staff members ready to work closely with you in planning your academic future. Find out more about our highly respected programs by visiting the websites listed below.


Hashmat U. Khan, Chair and Co-Director of the CMFE

Lynda A. Khalaf, Co-Director of the CMFE

Radovan Vadovič, Director of CELBER


Yiagadeesen (Teddy) Samy, Director

Yanling Wang, Associate Director, Ph.D. Program

Meredith Lilly, Associate Director, MA Program

School of Journalism and Communication

Josh Greenberg, Director

Allan Thompson, Associate Director

Department of Law and Legal Studies

Betina Appel Kuzmarov, Chair

Megan Gaucher, Associate Chair

Department of Political Science

Achim Hurrelmann, Chair

Mira Sucharov, Associate Chair