Faculty Steering Committee

The Faculty Steering Committee represent faculty from department across Washington University. The committee advises the institute on its strategic priorities and engagement with faculty, researchers and programs across the university.

Faculty Affiliates

Faculty Affiliates partner with the Social Policy Institute on its research initiatives, bringing their expertise to help identify and activate promising solutions to social challenges. These individuals are leaders in their fields and passionate about creating a more equitable world through social policy change. They share our vision to reduce inequalities through evidence-informed policy and practice, as well as our values.

Adrienne Davis, Vice Provost and Professor, School of Law, Washington University in St. Louis

Amanda Gouws, Professor of Political Science, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, Stellenbosch University

Arie Rimmerman, Richard Crossman Professor of Social Welfare and Social Planning, School of Social Work, University of Haifa

Barton Hamilton, Brookings Distinguished Professor, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis

Bradley Hardy, Associate Professor, Department of Public Administration and Policy, School of Public Affairs, American University

Carol Graham, Leo Pasvolsky Senior Fellow, Research Director, Global Economy and Development, The Brookings Institution

Catalina Freixas, Associate Professor of Architecture, Sam Fox School, Washington University in St. Louis

Christopher Dy, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis

Collette Schulz-Herzenberg, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, Stellenbosch University

Cynthia Cryder, Associate Professor of Marketing, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis

Daniel Auguste, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters Florida Atlantic University

Darrell Hudson, Associate Professor, Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis

Emily Gallagher, Assistant Professor of Finance, Leed School of Business, University of Colorado – Boulder

Guy Hochman, Professor, Baruch Ivcher School of Psychology, IDC Herzliya

Hedwig Lee, Professor of Sociology, School of Arts & Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis

James Gibson, Professor, School of Arts & Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis

Jorge Sabat, Assistant Professor of Finance, Académico Escuela de Ingeniería Comercial, Universidad Diego Portales in Chile

Joshua Jackson, Associate Professor, School of Arts & Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis

Kaitlin Daniels, Assistant Professor of Operations and Manufacturing Management, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis

Leo Cabassa, Associate Professor, Brown School Washington University in St. Louis

Melissa Jonson-Reid, Ralph and Muriel Pumphrey Professor of Social Work Research, Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis

Miriam  Schiff, Professor and Zena Harman Chair of Social Work, The Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Mona Khoury-Kassabri, Dean, The Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Nick Papageorge, Broadus Mitchel Associate Professor of Economics, Krieger School of Arts & Sciences, Johns Hopkins University

Odis Johnson, Professor of Sociology and Education, School of Arts & Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis

Peter Boumgarden, Professor of Practice, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis

Radhakrishnan Gopalan, Professor of Finance, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis

Sarah Moreland-Russell, Senior Scholar in Policy Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis

Shenyang Guo, Distinguished Professor of Social Work Research Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis

Stephanie Moulton, Associate Professor, Director of Doctoral Studies, John Glenn College of Public Affairs, The Ohio State University

Talia Schwartz-Tayri, Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley

Tim McBride, Distinguished Professor, Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis

Yu-Chih Chen, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration  The University of Hong Kong