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Maxwell School Leadership, Faculty and Staff


Erol Yayboke

Erol Yayboke

Adjunct Professor, Maxwell in Washington, D.C.

Director and Senior Fellow, Project on Fragility and Mobility

ekyaybok@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Climate change, geopolitics and international Security, governance and rule of law, human mobility, humanitarian assistance, international development, technology and innovation, U.S. development policy

John M. Yinger

John M. Yinger

Trustee Professor, Economics Department

Trustee Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

Director, Education Finance and Accountability Program

Associate Director, Center for Policy Research

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9062 | joyinger@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

State and local government finance, education, urban policy, discrimination in housing

Kelli Anne Young

Kelli Anne Young

Director, Palmer Career Center

202 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.5453 | kayoun02@syr.edu


Jessica Youngman

Content Editor, Communications and Media Relations Office

223 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.4667 | jmyoungm@syr.edu


Yael Zeira

Yael Zeira

Associate Professor, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Middle Eastern Studies Program

526 Eggers Hall | 315.443.1749 | yzeira@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Middle East politics, comparative politics, political conflict and violence

Baobao Zhang

Baobao Zhang

Assistant Professor, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Autonomous Systems Policy Institute

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

100 Eggers Hall | bzhang22@syr.edu


Maria Zhu

Maria Zhu

Assistant Professor, Economics Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9043 | mzhu33@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Labor economics, economics of education

Stanley Ziemba

Stanley Ziemba

Director, Information & Communication Technology Office

034E Eggers Hall | 315.443.9011 | sjziemba@syr.edu


Austin Zwick

Austin Zwick

Assistant Director, Assistant Teaching Professor and Honors Director, Policy Studies

Senior Research Associate, Autonomous Systems Policy Institute

102 Maxwell Hall | 315.748.5115 | alzwick@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Smart cities, platform economy, autonomous systems, urban and regional planning, and quantitative methods