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Division of Global Affairs

About

The Divison of Global Affairs (DGA) offers a Master of Science and a Doctor of Philosophy in Global Affairs.  At DGA we take a multi-disciplinary approach to the study of globalization that stresses a multifaceted understanding of what globality means.

 

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How You Will Learn

Cutting across academic fields, the Division of Global Affairs brings together faculty from Arts and Sciences (political science, history, sociology, economics, anthropology and others), the School of Law, the Business School, the School of Criminal Justice and the School of Public Affairs and Administration. Students will take a range of foundational courses in global studies as well as more specialized electives reflecting their particular interests.
The Master’s degree prepares students to work in the public and private international sectors, as well as in non-governmental organizations, think-tanks, foundations, and media companies focusing on global issues.
The Ph.D. is geared towards preparing future scholars eager to adopt and cultivate a planetary perspective on global issues from an interdisciplinary and multicultural standpoint. The Ph.D. in Global Affairs can also be an excellent track for policy jobs at the global level requiring advanced expertise.

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Call For Papers

SAGA Announces Annual Global Affairs Conference "Global Politics In The Era of Climate Change"

The deadline for submission of papers is Monday, February 24th, 2020

Submission Guidelines (PDF)

 

Faculty

Gabriela Kuetting

Gabriela Kuetting

Professor, Graduate Program Director

Jun Xiang

Jun Xiang

Associate Professor of Economics and Global Affairs

Norman Samuels

Norman Samuels

Professor

Neil M. Maher

Neil M. Maher

(NJIT) Professor