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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)

 

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Division of Global Affairs

175 University Avenue Room
Conklin Hall Room 220A
Newark, NJ 07202
United States

Tel: (973) 353-5585
Fax: (973) 353-5074

Faculty

Kurt Schock

Kurt Schock

Professor of Sociology

Julia Schwenkenberg

Julia Schwenkenberg

Associate Professor of Economics, Acting Director of Division of Global Affairs

Jyl Josephson

Jyl Josephson

Professor

Kusum Mundra

Kusum Mundra

Associate Professor of Economics