The New School for Social Research

Creative Publishing and Critical Journalism


  • James Miller
    Faculty Director, Professor of Politics and Liberal Studies

    Author of Examined Lives: From Socrates to Nietzsche, The Passion of Michel Foucault, and Democracy Is in the Streets

    Jonathan Baskin
    Interim Associate Director
    Editor, The Point

    Juliette Cezzar
    Assistant Professor of Communication Design, School of Art, Media, and Technology, Parsons School of Design
    Founder, e.a.d.; President, AIGA/NY (American Institute of Graphic Arts New York); co-author, Designing the Editorial Experience

    Melissa Monroe
    Part-­Time Assistant Professor, Liberal Studies
    Author of Machine Language; poems have appeared in Parnassus, Raritan, Ploughshares, and A Public Space

    Jed Perl
    Part-­Time Assistant Professor, Liberal Studies
    Art critic, New York Review of Books

    Claire Potter
    Professor of History, Schools of Public Engagement
    Co-author of Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's Past

    Hugh Raffles
    Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Graduate Institute for Design, Ethnography, and Social Thought

    Author of Insectopedia and essays in Granta, Public Culture, and Cabinet

    Part-Time Faculty

    Maya Binyam
    Part-Time Lecturer
    Senior Editor, the New Inquiry

    Natasha Lennard
    Part-Time Lecturer
    Contributing Writer, The Intercept

    Jesse Seegers
    Part-Time Lecturer
    Adjunct Professor, New York University

    Board of Advisors

    Edwin Fancher
    Co-founder, the Village Voice

    Rob Giampietro
    Designer, two-time finalist, National Design Awards

    David Jacobs
    CEO and co-founder, 29th Street Publishing

    Lewis Lapham
    Founding Editor, Lapham’s Quarterly

    Sarah Leonard
    Senior Editor, The Nation

    Amy O'Leary
    Chief Story Officer and Editorial Director, Upworthy

    Colin Robinson
    Co-founder and Co-publisher, OR Books