Courses of Study 2023-2024 
    Mar 04, 2024  
Courses of Study 2023-2024

General Information

In the Brooks School of Public Policy .


Colleen L. Barry, Dean

Maria Fitzpatrick, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

Kelly Musick, Associate Dean of Research

Jamila Michener, Associate Dean of Public Engagement

Jeff Niederdeppe, Associate Dean of Faculty Development

Sharon Sassler, Director of Undergraduate Studies

Laura Tach, Director of Graduate Studies

Christie Avgar, Director of Enrollment and Student Service

Matthew Hall, Director of Cornell Population Center and Director of MPA Program

Sean Nicholson, Director of Sloan Program

John Cawley, Director of Cornell in Washington

Tracey Thompson, Registrar


Martha Van Rensselaer Hall,

The Brooks School is housed in the second and third floors of Martha Van Rensselaer (MVR) Hall. This building includes administrative and faculty offices, classrooms, auditoriums, and lecture halls.

The school’s Cornell in Washington program is housed in the Cornell University Wolpe Center, centrally located in the Dupont Circle neighborhood at 2148 O Street, NW, in Washington, DC. Students, faculty in residence, and academic tutors reside in the twenty-seven apartments on the upper three floors of the building. The program’s classrooms, administrative offices, computer lab, and social spaces are located on the first floor.

The school’s Institute of Politics and Global Affairs is located in the General Electric Building in Manhattan (570 Lexington Ave, New York, NY), and at 78 Forest Ave in Locust Valley, NY.