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Maxwell School Leadership, Faculty and Staff


Dan Nelson

Dan Nelson

International Program Manager, Executive Education

219 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.3759 | dhnelson@syr.edu


James L. Newman

James L. Newman

Professor Emeritus, Geography and the Environment Department

jlnewman@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Population and settlement geography, diet and nutrition, human geography of Africa, prehistory

Jackie Nocevski

Jackie Nocevski

Administrative Assistant II (Budgets and Grants), Campbell Public Affairs Institute

306J Eggers Hall | 315.443.5850 | jjnocevs@syr.edu


Terrell A. Northrup

Terrell A. Northrup

Associate Teaching Professor, International Relations Undergraduate Program

225 Eggers Hall | 315.443.5329 | northrup@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Information technology policy; international relations; the politics of gender, race, and ethnic identity

Laine Norton

Laine Norton

Assistant Dean for Advancement, Office of Development

206 Eggers Hall | 402.405.3359 | elnorton@syr.edu


Shannon Novak

Shannon A. Novak

Professor, Anthropology Department

316A Maxwell Hall / 406 Lyman Hall (lab) | 315.443.4347 | snovak01@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Body and society, new materialism, anthropology of knowledge, historical bioarchaeology, gender, ritual, necropolitics,  North America, Indo-Caribbean diaspora, Guyana


Inge O'Connor

Inge O'Connor

Teaching Professor, Economics Department

110F Eggers Hall | iwoconno@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Labor economics, public finance

Karl Offen

Professor, Geography and the Environment Department

315.443.2605 | khoffen@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Historical geography, political ecology, Latin America and the Caribbean, Atlantic world, map studies

Brian Ohl

Brian Ohl

Adjunct Professor and Ph.D. Student, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

bjohl@syr.edu


Sean O'Keefe

Sean O'Keefe

University Professor

Howard G. and S. Louise Phanstiel Chair in Strategic Management and Leadership

Distinguished Senior Advisor, Center for Strategic and International Studies

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

309 Eggers Hall | 315.443.8583 | scokeefe@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Public management, national security policy and strategy, public finance and public budgeting, financial management, technology development and innovation management, executive leadership

Jan Ondrich

Jan Ondrich

Professor, Economics Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9052 | jondrich@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Econometrics, labor economics, urban economics

Susan Oot

Susan Oot

Program Assistant, Executive Education

219 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.3159 | saoot@syr.edu


Jackie Orr

Jackie Orr

Associate Professor, Sociology Department

Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence

310C Maxwell Hall | 315.443.5758 | jtorr@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Cultural politics and performance; contemporary theory, science, technology and psychiatry; critical body studies; history and politics of psychopharmaceuticals

Arnisson Andre Ortega

Arnisson Andre Ortega

Assistant Professor, Geography and the Environment Department

Co-Director, Community Geography

215B Lyman Hall | acortega@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Community geography, urban geography, population geography, Global South cities, migration, transnationalism, suburbanization, population, socio-spatial theory, decolonization, quantitative methods, mixed-methods, critical demography, counter-mapping

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Kate Pacelli Funck

Assistant Director, Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9343 | kepacell@syr.edu


Christiane Pagé

Christiane Pagé

Associate Director, Center for Qualitative and Multi-Method Inquiry, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

346D Eggers Hall | 315.443.2199 | cmpage@syr.edu


John L. Palmer

John L. Palmer

University Professor and Dean Emeritus

Faculty Affiliate, Aging Studies Institute

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

321 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9439 | jlpalmer@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Public policy, public management, public finance, U.S. and comparative social policy, Medicare and Social Security

Arthur Paris

Arthur Paris

Associate Professor, Sociology Department

Advisory Board Member, Program on Latin America and the Caribbean

409 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.2279 | aeparis@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Urban society and policy, race and ethnic relations, science and technology, non-white popular culture

Kristen Patel

Kristen Patel

Professor, Policy Studies

Donald P. and Margaret Curry Gregg Professor of Practice in Korean and East Asian Affairs

102 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.2348 | kbpatel@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Intelligence

Hannah Patnaik

Hannah Patnaik

Managing Director, Maxwell X Lab

426 Eggers Hall | apatnaik@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Development Economics, social policy, impact evaluation


Candi Patterson

Candi Patterson

Computer Systems Specialist, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9443 | cpaterso@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise


Deborah Pellow

Deborah Pellow

Professor Emeritus, Anthropology Department

515 Eggers Hall | 315.443.4216 | dpellow@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Women and gender, urbanization, ethnicity, conflict, anthropology of space and place, African Studies

Tom Perreault

Tom Perreault

Professor and Chair, Geography and the Environment Department

DellPlain Professor of Latin American Geography

Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor of Teaching Excellence

Advisory Board Member, Program on Latin America and the Caribbean

144F Eggers Hall | 315.443.2607 | taperrea@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political ecology, environmental justice, water governance, critical resource geography, mining and extractivism, rural livelihoods, agrarian political economy, indigeneity and indigenous politics, Latin America

Keli Perrin

Keli Perrin

Associate Teaching Professor, College of Law

Managing Director, Institute for Security Policy and Law

300 Dineen Hall | 315.443.2284 | kaperrin@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Regulation of new technologies, homeland security, critical infrastructure, emergency management, unmanned vehicles, data protection, privacy law

Barbara Petzen

Barbara Petzen

Adjunct Professor, Maxwell in Washington, D.C.

Director, Training Initiatives, Abshire-Inamori Leadership Academy, Center for Strategic and International Studies

Director, Middle East Connections

571.246.3494 | bepetzen@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Leadership, communication, learning design

Guido Pezzarossi

Guido Pezzarossi

Associate Professor, Anthropology Department

206A Maxwell Hall / Lab 414A Lyman Hall | 315.443.1359 / 315.443.0178 | gpezzaro@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Archaeology of colonialism, historical anthropology, postcolonial theory, new materialism, archaeology of food

Heather Law Pezzarossi

Heather Law Pezzarossi

Assistant Professor, Anthropology Department

hblaw100@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Archaeology of North America, collaborative Indigenous archaeology, critical heritage studies, historical anthropology, photography

David Popp

David Popp

Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs Department

Caroline Rapking Faculty Scholar in Public Administration and Policy

Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.2482 | dcpopp@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Environmental economics, economics of technological change

Sarah Pralle

Sarah Pralle

Associate Professor, Political Science Department

Research Associate, Center for Environmental Policy and Administration

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

314 Eggers Hall | 315.443.2893 | sbpralle@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

U.S. public policy, agenda setting and policy change, environmental politics and policy, climate change and energy, interest groups and social movements

Alexandra Punch

Alexandra Punch

Associate Director, Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion

426 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9343 | aepunch@syr.edu


Gretchen Purser

Gretchen Purser

Associate Professor, Sociology Department

Research Director, Advocacy and Activism

Senior Research Associate, Center for Qualitative and Multi-Method Inquiry

400H Eggers Hall | 315.443.5848 | gwpurser@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Work and labor, urban poverty, law and punishment, housing and homelessness, precarity, social theory, ethnography, community-based action research

Areas of Expertise

Ethics and public policy, management ethics, leadership

Dennis C. Rasmussen

Dennis C. Rasmussen

Professor, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

313B Maxwell Hall | 315.443.5877 | dcrasmus@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political theory, history of political thought

Jane M. Read

Jane M. Read

Associate Professor, Geography and the Environment Department

Director, Integrated Learning Major, Environment, Sustainability and Policy

Senior Research Associate, Autonomous Systems Policy Institute

123 Eggers Hall | 315.443.4279 | jaread@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Geographic information systems and remote sensing, human-environment interactions, geohumanities, indigenous livelihoods, Latin America

Sara Reckless

Sara Reckless

Adjunct Professor, Maxwell in Washington, D.C.

Senior Transition Advisor, USAID Office of Transition Initiatives

sereckle@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political transitions, conflict prevention and stabilization, countering violent extremism

Grant Reeher

Grant Reeher

Professor, Political Science Department

Director, Campbell Public Affairs Institute

313 Eggers Hall | 315.443.5046 | gdreeher@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

American politics, political representation and legislature behavior, health care policy, citizenship and democracy, public engagement, gun politics and policy

JoAnn L. Rhoades

JoAnn L. Rhoades

Administrative Assistant, Anthropology Department

209 Maxwell Hall | 315.443.2200 | jlrhoade@syr.edu


Jacqueline Rivera

Jacqueline Rivera

Program Coordinator, Maxwell in Washington, D.C.

CSIS | 202.888.6365 | jriver09@syr.edu


Jonnell A. Robinson

Jonnell A. Robinson

Associate Professor, Geography and the Environment Department

Co-Director, Community Geography

Senior Research Associate, Center for Qualitative and Multi-Method Inquiry

215C Lyman Hall | 315.443.4890 | jdallen@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Community geography, participatory geographic information systems (GIS)

Lars Rodseth

Lars Rodseth

Associate Professor, Anthropology Department

Senior Research Associate, South Asia Center

516 Eggers Hall | 315.443.9710 | rodseth@syr.edu

Areas of Expertise

Political and historical anthropology, social theory, history of the human sciences, kinship, nationalism, violence, ideology, South Asia, Tibet, United States