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We collaborate with a broad range of partners. Our collaborations enhance and expand our scope of work. We offer a special thank you to our partners who show their continuous support for the work of NYU Metro Center year after year.

Faculty Affiliates

Leila Adu-Gilmore

Assistant Professor of Music Technology

Mercy Agyepong

Assistant Professor of Sociology of Education

Alisha Ali

Associate Professor of Applied Psychology

María Rosa Brea-Spahn

Clinical Associate Professor; Director, Bilingual Extension Track

Grace A. Chen

Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow

Hua-Yu Sebastian Cherng (程華宇)

Vice Dean for Research and Equity; Associate Professor of International Education

Robert Cohen

Professor of Social Studies Education

Kris DeFilippis

Clinical Assistant Professor and Program Director of Educational Leadership

Dipti Desai

Professor of Art and Art Education

Miriam Eisenstein Ebsworth

Associate Professor of English Education

Rachel Fish

Associate Professor of Special Education

Jessica Hamlin

Clinical Assistant Professor of Art + Education

Diane Hughes

Professor of Applied Psychology

Shabnam Javdani

Associate Professor of Applied Psychology

L'Heureux Lewis-Mccoy

Associate Professor of Sociology of Education

Ying Lu

Associate Professor

Gigliana Melzi

Professor of Applied Psychology

Mike Hoa Nguyen

Assistant Professor of Education

Natalia Ortiz

Clinical Assistant Professor & Inquiries Lead Faculty; Director of the Office of School and Community Partnerships

Kongji Qin

Associate Professor of Language Education

Alexis D. Riley

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Science Education

Luis A. Rodriguez

Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Lara Saguisag

Georgiou Chair in Children's Literature and Literacy | Associate Professor

Andrew B. Torres

Clinical Assistant Professor of English Education

Audrey A. Trainor

Professor of Special Education; Content Director, Programs in Special Education

Eve Tuck

Professor of Indigenous Studies, James Weldon Johnson Professor

Niobe Way

Professor of Applied Psychology

Pamela D’Andrea Martinez: Assistant Professor (Wellesley College)

Rosa Rivera-McCutchen: Associate Professor (Lehman College)

Vanessa Rodriguez: Assistant Professor (NYU Langone)

Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz: Associate Professor (Columbia University)

Mariana Souto-Manning: President (Erikson Institute)

Affiliated Organizations and Groups of Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools

Affiliated Organizations and Groups

NYU Metro Center enjoys a unique set of strategic relationships with various equity and educational justice organizations within NYC and around the U.S. Affiliated groups allow us to broaden the scope of our work to support communities and justice initiatives that reach beyond NYU. 

Funding Partners

A special thank you to our Funding Partners, who year after year, support our work. 

1199 Seiu / Employer Child Care Corporation (CCC)

American Federation Of Teachers

Annie E Casey Foundation

Boston Educational Development Fund

Center For Collaborative Education 

Charles And Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation

Columbia University

Dover Public Schools

Food Corps

Fund For Public Schools

Irvington Union Free School District

Lockport City School District

The Meringhoff Family Foundation

Nebraska Early Childhood Colaborative Parent Ambassadors

New Venture Fund

New York City Department Of Education  

New York State Education Department (NYSED)

New York University School Of Medicine (NYU SOM)

North Humboldt Union High School District

Onondaga-Courtlandt-Madison Counties (OCM) BOCES

Pennsylvania State University

Port Washington Union Free District

Positive Learning Collaborative

Prichard Committee For Execellence In Education

Putnam Westchester Boces

Raikes Foundation

Robert Sterling Clark Foundation

Rockefeller Philanthropic Advisors

Rondout Valley Valley School District

Schott Foundation For Public Education

Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF)

The Delaware Department Of Education

The Eskolta Network

The Seattle Foundation

The William And Flora Hewlett Foundation

The Winston Foundation

Tukwila School District

United Federation Of Teachers Educational Foundation

Wallace Foundation

Wayne County Regional Educational Service Agencies

Wellesley College

William T Grant Foundation

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

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