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Faculty Directory




John M. Yinger

Trustee Professor, Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs ; Director, Education Finance and Accountability Program (EFAP); Associate Director, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall (315) 443-9062 jyinger@maxwell.syr.edu

State and local government finance, education, urban policy

Ph.D., Princeton University, 1975


Matt Young

Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

320 Eggers Hall (315) 443-5849 myoung10@maxwell.syr.edu

Public management, public sector innovation and technology, public service delivery, governance, civic engagement, social justice

Ph.D., University of Southern California, 2017


Maria Zhu

Assistant Professor, Economics

426 Eggers Hall (315) 443-9043 mzhu33@maxwell.syr.edu

Labor economics, economics of education

Ph.D., Duke University, 2019 


Corri Zoli

Research Assistant Professor, Political Science; Director of Research, Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism

300J Dineen Hall (315) 443-4523 cbzoli@maxwell.syr.edu

National and international security and humanitarian issues, gender and identity, culture, and diversity, critical theory, and globalization, U.S. military veterans

Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2004


Austin Zwick

Assistant Teaching Professor, Policy Studies; Assistant Director, Policy Studies; Director of Honors, Policy Studies

102 Maxwell Hall (315) 443-3934 alzwick@maxwell.syr.edu

Regional planning, municipal public finance, quantitative methods, regional economic transformation brought about by technological change

Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2018