Andrew White | The New School for Public Engagement
  • Faculty

    Andrew White

    Lecturer, Urban Policy and Director, Center for New York City Affairs

    Andrew White HS

    Andrew White is Director of the Center for New York City Affairs at The New School and Lecturer at Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy. He is a writer on social welfare, child and family services, New York City Politics and Government and the Political Dynamics of Urban Neighborhoods. The Center for New York City Affairs produces applied research on public policies that seek to support families, strengthen neighborhoods and reduce urban poverty. At Milano, White teaches graduate courses on politics, government, the news media, social change and criminal justice policy. He is the cofounder and editor of Child Welfare Watch and founder of the Center for an Urban Future. Previously, he was editor of City Limits magazine and executive director of City Limits Community Information Services (later City Futures, Inc.). His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Newsday, the Daily News, El Diario/La Prensa, the American Prospect and elsewhere.

    Courses Taught

    Power, Strategy and Social Change (pdf)

    Criminal Justice Policy in New York City (pdf)

    The Mayor, the Media and the Politics of Policy in New York City (pdf)