The New School for Social Research


  • Co-Chairs

    Jeffrey Goldfarb (On Sabbatical Spring 2016)
    Michael E. Gellert Professor of Sociology
    PhD 1976, University of Chicago

    Andrew Arato
    Dorothy Hart Hirshon Professor of Political and Social Theory
    PhD 1975, University of Chicago

    Department Members

    Benoit Challand
    Associate Professor of Sociology
    PhD 2005, European University Institute, Florence

    Carlos Forment
    Associate Professor of Sociology
    PhD 1991, Harvard University

    Eiko Ikegami
    Walter A. Eberstadt Professor of Sociology and History
    PhD 1989, Harvard University

    Elzbieta Matynia 
    Professor of Liberal Studies and Sociology
    PhD 1979, University of Warsaw

    Virag Molnar
    Associate Professor of Sociology
    PhD 2005, Princeton University

    Rachel Sherman
    Associate Professor of Sociology
    PhD 2003, University of California, Berkeley

    Robin Wagner-Pacifici 
    University in Exile Professor of Sociology
    PhD 1983, University of Pennsylvania

    Terry Williams 
    Professor of Sociology
    PhD 1978, City University of New York

    Affiliated Faculty

    Paolo Carpignano
    Associate Professor of Sociology and Media Studies, Schools of Public Engagement
    PhD 1969, University of Rome

    Andreas Kalyvas
    Associate Professor of Politics, The New School for Social Research
    PhD 2001, Columbia University

    McKenzie Wark
    Associate Professor of Culture and Media, Eugene Lang College
    PhD, Murdoch University

    Vera Zolberg
    Professor of Sociology, Emeritus
    PhD 1974, University of Chicago