NYU Steinhardt’s Department of the Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions (HMSS) is primarily devoted to the discipline-based study of education and other institutions, processes, and policies. The bulk of our faculty – including economists, historians, philosophers, political scientists, and sociologists – investigate urgent social trends and questions in the United States and throughout the world.
- Steinhardt’s Education Policy Academics Rank Among Most Influential in the Nation
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- Peace Corps and NYU Partner on New Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program