flags of different countries

Division of Global Affairs

About

The Divison of Global Affairs (DGA), offering a Master's of Science degree and a Doctorate of Philosophy, is a multidisciplinary field concerned with theoretically informed, problem-oriented approaches to transitional issues and their interaction with local issues.

 

Apply Now

 

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

From The Director

Gabriel Kuetting

Incoming Division of Global Affairs Director Sets New Course for Program

 

“Whenever we hold alumni events, it is clear that alums think DGA was a special place,” she says. “To lead in that environment is really invigorating.”

-Director of Division of Global Affairs, Gabriela Kuetting

Read more >

flags of different countries
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

There are no upcoming events for this department. Visit our main events page for a complete list.

Faculty

Kusum Mundra

Kusum Mundra

Associate Professor of Economics

Norman Samuels

Norman Samuels

Professor

Mara Sidney

Mara Sidney

Associate Professor, Political Science, and Co-Director, Global Urban Studies

Carlos Seiglie

Carlos Seiglie

Professor