Associated Faculty

Associated faculty members are scholars and educators who focus on aspects of media and public affairs within their research areas and courses outside of SMPA. Their work helps bring an understanding of core concepts taught at SMPA to a broader audience of GW students and beyond.


Lori A. Brainard, Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration

Jennifer Brinkerhoff, Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs

Danny Hayes, Professor of Political Science

Marc Lynch, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

Melani McAlister, Associate Professor of American Studies and International Affairs