PhD Program Faculty
Our PhD faculty is diverse in terms of disciplinary background and research interests. They share a strong commitment to applying social science theory and methods to the analysis of important public issues.
The faculty represents extraordinary quality and breadth of expertise in the social sciences, professional schools, and research institutes and centers at the University of Michigan. Our students have the opportunity to take courses from and to work with professors outside the Ford School and their home department as well.
Many faculty hold joint appointments in other schools, departments and institutes on campus including:
Students at the Ford School will benefit from the faculty's different disciplinary approaches and interests in their courses and research.
Research interests of the faculty include: